Neowin News Feed for: Http https://www.neowin.net/news/tag/http/ Neowin News Feed for: Http en-us Neowin Ignition News editor@neowin.net (Managing Editor) developers@neowin.net (Neowin Developers) 5 Neowin.net https://www.neowin.net/images/pegasus/icon.png https://www.neowin.net Microsoft is deploying HTTP/3 on Exchange Online servers to reduce latency by up to 67% https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-is-deploying-http3-on-exchange-online-servers-to-reduce-latency-by-up-to-67/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2015/07/microsoft-exchange-01_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Microsoft recently began deploying HTTP/3 across Exchange Online front-door servers. Microsoft 365 customers can expect latency reductions of up to 67% when using services like Outlook. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-is-deploying-http3-on-exchange-online-servers-to-reduce-latency-by-up-to-67">Read more...</a> usama.jawad@neowin.net (Usama Jawad) Wed, 13 Oct 2021 06:24:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-is-deploying-http3-on-exchange-online-servers-to-reduce-latency-by-up-to-67 Mozilla releases Firefox 93 with AVIF image support https://www.neowin.net/news/mozilla-releases-firefox-93-with-avif-image-support/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2021/02/1614094569_firefox_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Mozilla has released Firefox 93 with AVIF image support, SmartBlock 3.0, warnings against insecure downloads and performance improvements. Your installation should automatically update to Firefox 93. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/mozilla-releases-firefox-93-with-avif-image-support">Read more...</a> paul.hill@neowin.net (Paul Hill) Tue, 05 Oct 2021 17:26:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/mozilla-releases-firefox-93-with-avif-image-support Firefox 87 reduces ETP site breakage with SmartBlock https://www.neowin.net/news/firefox-87-reduces-etp-site-breakage-with-smartblock/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2021/03/1616523437_firefox_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Mozilla has released Firefox 87. It introduces SmartBlock that loads local scripts in place of blocked ones when Enhanced Tracking Protection is set to Strict, stopping websites from breaking. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/firefox-87-reduces-etp-site-breakage-with-smartblock">Read more...</a> paul.hill@neowin.net (Paul Hill) Tue, 23 Mar 2021 18:42:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/firefox-87-reduces-etp-site-breakage-with-smartblock Linux documentation switches to HTTPS to boost security https://www.neowin.net/news/linux-documentation-switches-to-https-to-boost-security/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2020/07/1595709026_1543611652_tux_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>The Linux kernel developers have switched links in the documentation over to HTTPS. The move aims to prevent man-in-the-middle attacks against kernel developers, luckily no such attacks have occurred. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/linux-documentation-switches-to-https-to-boost-security">Read more...</a> paul.hill@neowin.net (Paul Hill) Sun, 26 Jul 2020 04:50:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/linux-documentation-switches-to-https-to-boost-security Let's Encrypt has issued its billionth certificate https://www.neowin.net/news/lets-encrypt-has-issued-its-billionth-certificate/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2020/02/1582130985_3_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Let&#039;s Encrypt has announced that it has issued its billionth certificate. The service first left beta in April 2016 and quickly issued 10 million and 100 million certificates to help secure the web. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/lets-encrypt-has-issued-its-billionth-certificate">Read more...</a> paul.hill@neowin.net (Paul Hill) Thu, 27 Feb 2020 19:30:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/lets-encrypt-has-issued-its-billionth-certificate The third major official version of HTTP will be called HTTP/3 https://www.neowin.net/news/the-third-major-official-version-of-http-will-be-called-http3/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2018/11/1542040099_quic_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>The Internet Engineering Task Force has approved a final name for the HTTP-over-QUIC protocol, which will soon be called HTTP/3. This will be the first major update to the protocol since 2015. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/the-third-major-official-version-of-http-will-be-called-http3">Read more...</a> joao.carrasqueira@neowin.net (João Carrasqueira) Mon, 12 Nov 2018 16:48:03 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/the-third-major-official-version-of-http-will-be-called-http3 'Secure' label on HTTPS sites will disappear with Chrome 69 in September https://www.neowin.net/news/secure-label-on-https-sites-will-disappear-with-chrome-69-in-september/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2017/07/1501073881_chrome-mac_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Google plans to introduce a number of changes to how Chrome treats HTTPS and HTTP pages, starting with the September rollout of Chrome 69 which will remove the &quot;Secure&quot; label on HTTPS sites. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/secure-label-on-https-sites-will-disappear-with-chrome-69-in-september">Read more...</a> jay.bonggolto@neowin.net (Jay Bonggolto) Fri, 18 May 2018 16:36:02 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/secure-label-on-https-sites-will-disappear-with-chrome-69-in-september Chrome 68 will mark HTTP websites as “not secure” https://www.neowin.net/news/chrome-68-will-mark-http-websites-as-not-secure/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2017/08/1501580884_chrome-android_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Google has announced that starting with Chrome 68, all HTTP websites will be clearly marked as &quot;not secure&quot;. Google has incrementally been marking more and more pages as insecure since 2016. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/chrome-68-will-mark-http-websites-as-not-secure">Read more...</a> paul.hill@neowin.net (Paul Hill) Thu, 08 Feb 2018 19:02:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/chrome-68-will-mark-http-websites-as-not-secure Mozilla celebrates 10,000 days since web proposal was submitted https://www.neowin.net/news/mozilla-celebrates-10000-days-since-web-proposal-was-submitted/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2015/09/shutterstock_251844874_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Mozilla has launched a new Thunderclap campaign to spread awareness that the web was proposed 10,000 days ago. The company will recap the web&#039;s history on Twitter during the day of July 28th. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/mozilla-celebrates-10000-days-since-web-proposal-was-submitted">Read more...</a> paul.hill@neowin.net (Paul Hill) Thu, 28 Jul 2016 06:26:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/mozilla-celebrates-10000-days-since-web-proposal-was-submitted Let's Encrypt issues over three million certificates https://www.neowin.net/news/lets-encrypt-issues-over-three-million-certificates/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2015/12/lets-encrypt_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Let&#039;s Encrypt, the project aimed at securing connections to websites, has hit the three million mark with regards to the number of issued certificates. It left its beta phase less than a month ago. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/lets-encrypt-issues-over-three-million-certificates">Read more...</a> paul.hill@neowin.net (Paul Hill) Tue, 10 May 2016 14:52:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/lets-encrypt-issues-over-three-million-certificates IESG approves new HTTP status code 451 for legally restricted content https://www.neowin.net/news/iesg-approves-new-http-status-code-451-for-legally-restricted-content/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2015/12/error451_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>It has never been clear why a website is blocked or unavailable, but a new HTTP status code, &quot;Unavailable For Legal Reasons,&quot; will change this and attempt to shed some light on the issue. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/iesg-approves-new-http-status-code-451-for-legally-restricted-content">Read more...</a> ke@vinpet.it (Kevin Petit) Mon, 21 Dec 2015 17:04:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/iesg-approves-new-http-status-code-451-for-legally-restricted-content String of characters can crash your Skype app for good https://www.neowin.net/news/string-of-characters-can-crash-you-skype-app-for-good/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2015/05/skype-translator_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>A bug was discovered in many of the Skype clients that makes a certain message crash the app. What&#039;s worse is that once the message is stored in chat history, apps crash continuously on startup. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/string-of-characters-can-crash-you-skype-app-for-good">Read more...</a> vlad@neowin.net (Vlad Dudau) Wed, 03 Jun 2015 08:22:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/string-of-characters-can-crash-you-skype-app-for-good HTTP/2 standard has been finalized, paving the way for a faster Web https://www.neowin.net/news/http2-standard-has-been-finalized-paving-the-way-for-a-faster-web/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2015/02/http_2_(1)_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>The next major version of HTTP is now one step closer to becoming fully standardized. Based on Google&#039;s SPDY protocol, the new standard is a welcome improvement for web developers around the world. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/http2-standard-has-been-finalized-paving-the-way-for-a-faster-web">Read more...</a> nanoguy@outlook.com (Adrian Potoroaca) Wed, 18 Feb 2015 16:40:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/http2-standard-has-been-finalized-paving-the-way-for-a-faster-web Happy 25th birthday to the World Wide Web https://www.neowin.net/news/happy-25th-birthday-to-the-world-wide-web/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1723151314world-wide-web.png" alt="" /></div>25 years ago today, Tim Berners-Lee of CERN came up with the idea that turned into the World Wide Web, which accelerated the use of the Internet across the globe. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/happy-25th-birthday-to-the-world-wide-web">Read more...</a> john@mobilenations.com (John Callaham) Wed, 12 Mar 2014 13:40:47 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/happy-25th-birthday-to-the-world-wide-web Microsoft sees all your HTTPS links in Skype, and you didn't know https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-sees-all-your-https-links-in-skype-and-you-didnt-know/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/351678396news-logo-skype-logo-glossy.png" alt="" /></div>Since Skype&#039;s takeover by Microsoft, it seems the Redmond-based giant has been able to cast an approving eye over HTTPS links that are sent. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-sees-all-your-https-links-in-skype-and-you-didnt-know">Read more...</a> paul.ferson@neowin.net (Paul Ferson) Wed, 15 May 2013 06:53:59 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-sees-all-your-https-links-in-skype-and-you-didnt-know New HTTP status code to reveal web censorship https://www.neowin.net/news/new-http-status-code-to-reveal-web-censorship/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/558453482nosign-r80.png" alt="" /></div>XML co-creator is proposing a new HTTP “status code” to show when and why a website is being blocked. Implementing the code will not be mandatory, the draft says. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/new-http-status-code-to-reveal-web-censorship">Read more...</a> king.of.gng@gmail.com (Alfonso Maruccia) Fri, 15 Jun 2012 01:19:12 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/new-http-status-code-to-reveal-web-censorship Google Chrome drops "http://" https://www.neowin.net/news/google-chrome-drops-quothttpquot/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/12037408463.jpg" alt="" /></div>OSnews points out that Google has decided to purposely remove the https:// from current development builds of its Chrome browser. The change was noticed when a user reported it as a bug in the issues... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/google-chrome-drops-quothttpquot">Read more...</a> benjamin.rubenstein@neowin.net (Benjamin Rubenstein) Mon, 19 Apr 2010 21:20:02 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/google-chrome-drops-quothttpquot Http File Server (HFS) 2.2a https://www.neowin.net/news/http-file-server-hfs-22a/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Http File Server (HFS) is an easy to use drag and drop file server for personal file sharing. It runs as a standalone executable and does not require any installation. The program is very easy... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/http-file-server-hfs-22a">Read more...</a> razvan.serea@neowin.net (Razvan Serea) Tue, 24 Jul 2007 23:53:52 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/http-file-server-hfs-22a Http File Server (HFS) 2.2 https://www.neowin.net/news/http-file-server-hfs-22/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Http File Server (HFS) is an easy to use drag and drop file server for personal file sharing. It runs as a standalone executable and does not require any installation. The program is very easy... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/http-file-server-hfs-22">Read more...</a> razvan.serea@neowin.net (Razvan Serea) Wed, 18 Jul 2007 08:14:35 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/http-file-server-hfs-22 Http File Server (HFS) 2.1d build 088 https://www.neowin.net/news/http-file-server-hfs-21d-build-088/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Http File Server (HFS) is an easy to use drag and drop file server for personal file sharing. It runs as a standalone executable and does not require any installation. The program is very easy... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/http-file-server-hfs-21d-build-088">Read more...</a> razvan.serea@neowin.net (Razvan Serea) Sat, 03 Mar 2007 13:10:32 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/http-file-server-hfs-21d-build-088 Http File Server (HFS) 2.1d build 086 https://www.neowin.net/news/http-file-server-hfs-21d-build-086/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Http File Server (HFS) is an easy to use drag and drop file server for personal file sharing. It runs as a standalone executable and does not require any installation. The program is very easy... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/http-file-server-hfs-21d-build-086">Read more...</a> razvan.serea@neowin.net (Razvan Serea) Sun, 28 Jan 2007 21:48:58 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/http-file-server-hfs-21d-build-086 Apache HTTP Server for Windows 2.0.50 https://www.neowin.net/news/apache-http-server-for-windows-2050/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Apache has been the most popular web server on the Internet since 1996. The Apache project is an effort to develop and maintain an open-source HTTP server for various modern desktop and server operating systems,... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/apache-http-server-for-windows-2050">Read more...</a> () Tue, 13 Jul 2004 15:33:29 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/apache-http-server-for-windows-2050 Microsoft to remove support for usernames in http urls https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-to-remove-support-for-usernames-in-http-urls/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>A forthcoming update to Internet Explorer will disallow the use of the &quot;@&quot; character in URLs, addressing an issue which has helped fraudsters to obscure the true destination in a web site addresses. Once the... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-to-remove-support-for-usernames-in-http-urls">Read more...</a> tom.warren@neowin.net (Tom Warren) Wed, 28 Jan 2004 19:13:18 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-to-remove-support-for-usernames-in-http-urls Apache HTTP Server 1.3.28 Released https://www.neowin.net/news/apache-http-server-1328-released/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The Apache Group is pleased to announce the release of the 1.3.28 version of the Apache HTTP Server. This version of Apache is principally a security and bug fix release. Of particular note is that... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/apache-http-server-1328-released">Read more...</a> () Sat, 19 Jul 2003 22:37:08 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/apache-http-server-1328-released Apache HTTP Server 2.0.47 https://www.neowin.net/news/apache-http-server-2047/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The Apache HTTP Server Project is proud to announce the tenth public release of Apache 2.0. This version of Apache is principally a security and bug fix release. Of particular note is that 2.0.47... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/apache-http-server-2047">Read more...</a> () Thu, 10 Jul 2003 05:09:08 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/apache-http-server-2047 Apache HTTP Server 2.0.46 https://www.neowin.net/news/apache-http-server-2046/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Thanks xStainDx for this. The Apache HTTP Server Project is proud to announce the ninth public release of Apache 2.0. This version of Apache is principally a security and bug fix release. Of particular note... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/apache-http-server-2046">Read more...</a> steven.parker@neowin.net (Steven Parker) Sat, 31 May 2003 13:55:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/apache-http-server-2046 Flaw Found in Apache HTTP Server https://www.neowin.net/news/flaw-found-in-apache-http-server/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Thanks youm0nt from our BPN Forum for this. A buffer overrun vulnerability in the Apache HTTP server included with many popular Web servers enables an attacker to execute code on vulnerable machines. ... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/flaw-found-in-apache-http-server">Read more...</a> () Tue, 18 Jun 2002 12:10:28 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/flaw-found-in-apache-http-server Apache HTTP Server 2.0.35 GA https://www.neowin.net/news/apache-http-server-2035-ga/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Apache has been the most popular web server on the Internet since 1996. The Apache project is an effort to develop and maintain an open-source HTTP server for various modern desktop and server operating systems,... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/apache-http-server-2035-ga">Read more...</a> () Sat, 06 Apr 2002 10:49:41 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/apache-http-server-2035-ga