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Quick Tip: Use HTTPS Everywhere

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Anyone who's concerned with internet privacy should have this extension. Brought to you by the Electronic Frontier Foundation. It's a really quite simple extension available for Chrome and Firefox and simply tries whenever you access a page to access the page using HTTPS.

It's not always available but whenever it is recommended that you use it when available means that your connection is secure (very important while banking or paying for items)!


Chrome (Beta Version)

Firefox (Version 3)

HTTPS Everywhere Information Page

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Edward Callow, the author of this post, is a blogger, photographer and technology expert. When not writing for Hackerspace, he's designing websites and working with computer security. You can follow him on Twitter @MrEdwardCallow or email him.

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