Why does https://boingboing.net not work?


#1

Same with https://bbs.boingboing.net, and https://www.boingboing.net.

Seems a bit ironic.


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#2

It could work! Ask the overlords. @beschizza ?


#3

We’ve been working on https. There is a Reason we aren’t https yet. I can’t remember what it is but it might be an ads thing (or maybe an oembed thing? or maybe a wordpress.com stats integration thing?).

But it is planned and intended and will happen!


#4

Have you seen THIS?


#5

or THIS


#6

Well, https is working now here, at least. Seems to be working on the mothership as well:

Few content warnings though @beschizza – some assets at BB are still serving over hard-coded http://

Mixed Content: The page at 'https://boingboing.net/' was loaded over HTTPS, but requested an insecure image 'http://i1.wp.com/media.boingboing.net/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/windows_10_logo-t2.jpg'. This content should also be served over HTTPS.
Mixed Content: The page at 'https://boingboing.net/' was loaded over HTTPS, but requested an insecure image 'http://pubads.g.doubleclick.net/activity;dc_iu=/245328236/DFPAudiencePixel%…dc_iu=/245328236/DFPAudiencePixel%3E;dc_seg=73686490;ord=2727765596937.388?'. This content should also be served over HTTPS.
Mixed Content: The page at 'https://boingboing.net/' was loaded over HTTPS, but requested an insecure image 'http://media.boingboing.net/wp-content/uploads/2015/05/Seveneves-125x125b.gif'. This content should also be served over HTTPS.
Mixed Content: The page at 'https://boingboing.net/' was loaded over HTTPS, but requested an insecure image 'http://boingboing.net/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/eff-join.png'. This content should also be served over HTTPS.
Mixed Content: The page at 'https://boingboing.net/' was loaded over HTTPS, but requested an insecure image 'http://media.boingboing.net/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/eff-join.png'. This content should also be served over HTTPS.
pubads_impl_69r.js:141 Mixed Content: The page at 'https://boingboing.net/' was loaded over HTTPS, but requested an insecure script 'http://js.moatads.com/urbandaddydfp496422595803/moatad.js'. This request has been blocked; the content must be served over HTTPS.tj @ pubads_impl_69r.js:141qk @ pubads_impl_69r.js:181nk @ pubads_impl_69r.js:179V.W @ pubads_impl_69r.js:178G @ pubads_impl_69r.js:13ck @ pubads_impl_69r.js:175(anonymous function) @ pubads_impl_69r.js:201callbackProxy @ VM444:1(anonymous function) @ ads?gdfp_req=1&correlator=4198420728250368&output=json_html&callback=callbackProxy&impl=fifs&json_a…:1
Mixed Content: The page at 'https://boingboing.net/' was loaded over HTTPS, but requested an insecure image 'http://bs.serving-sys.com/BurstingPipe/adServer.bs?cn=tf&c=19&mc=imp&pli=14255300&PluID=0&ord={random}&rtu=-1'. This content should also be served over HTTPS.

#7