Barri Jansen on 25 February, 2021
Barri Jansen op 4 December, 2012
For reasons of convenience most secure websites are accessible through both HTTP and HTTPS. On request, the HTTP site simply redirects the user to the HTTPS site. This method, however convenient, does pose a considerable security risk. Indeed hackers can easily perform a 'man in the middle attack' based on the HTTP request.