[outages] Akamai Cert Issues today
coolhandluke at coolhandluke.org
Sun Oct 4 21:28:36 UTC 2015
On 2015-10-04 14:42, Jay Ashworth wrote:
>> as to why your users just started it, nfi. my best guess is that they
>> weren't using https previously.
> Well, "more people may be using HTTPS-Anywhere" may have something to
> do with it.
fwiw, https-anywhere doesn't just try to connect via https to every site
you visit. there are rules that control where it will use https over
irs.gov and www.irs.gov are explicitly disabled, however, so it's not
cf. https://goo.gl/zTlzAu, lines 135-136.
> Or, it might be that some new browser release just enabled HTTP/2.0,
> in many implementations *requires* SSL and might also trip this, as
> in a posting on the topic which I just inadvertantly posted to this
> mailing list 5 minutes ago. :-)
that's possible, i don't know enough about http/2.0 to comment.
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