Tag Archives: HTTPS

LetsEncrypt + Amazon EC2 = SSLLabs A Rating

I wanted to easily add web security to a static AWS EC2 website to improve the search rankings. I found a guide by┬áIvo Petkov however there were a few problems with his instructions. I followed his advice: sudo yum install … Continue reading

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Improving the HTTPS of Firefox using HowsMySSL.com and about:config

The web site HowsMySSL gives Firefox 26.0 a score of BAD. That’s not good. Here’s how to fix it. Type “about:config” in your broswer URL bar. This goes to the configuration page for Firefox. When you get a warning, ignore … Continue reading

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