I am getting a security warning when I use kudoz
Thread poster: Kim Metzger

Kim Metzger  Identity Verified
Mexico
Local time: 11:30
German to English
Apr 6, 2002

I changed my settings to accept payments via my profile page. But then every time I wanted to read a Kudoz question or do anything else at ProZ I got a security warning asking me if I was sure I wanted to open the page. When I unselected this option things went back to normal. Can someone tell a relative novice in IT what settings to select in IE6 so that I don\'t get those messages? I already added ProZ to sites where I wanted automatic cookie handling overridden.

 

Henry Dotterer
Local time: 12:30
SITE FOUNDER
Thanks for this report. Apr 6, 2002

I am guessing that after setting the payment option, you went to test the deposit procedure. This would have brought you to our secure server (URLs start with \"https:\" instead of \"http:\")


Once you are on the secure server--and it is possible you still were even when you proceeded to KudoZ functions--you will be prompted if any of the content in the page is not encrypted (like images, etc.)


Apart from the inconvenience, nothing bad will happen as a result. But we will try to correct this problem so that members are not inconvenienced in this way.


Thanks for reporting this problem.


 

Kim Metzger  Identity Verified
Mexico
Local time: 11:30
German to English
TOPIC STARTER
Thanks Apr 6, 2002

Thanks for clearing this up for me, Henry.

 

CLS Lexi-tech
Local time: 12:30
Member (2004)
English to Italian
+ ...
It's gone away Apr 6, 2002

It happened to me too, Kim, but the problem seems to have disappeared after Henry\'s intervention.


thanks


paola


great feature, Henry!


 


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