Google’s “Not Secure” Warning and How to Avoid It

by Kelly Hays | September 21st, 2017

Antique lock and key sitting on a blue illuminated keyboard.For over a year now, Google has been pushing sites to move to https/SSL and has rolled out waves of “penalties” for sites that hadn’t made the transition. The last wave happened January 2017 and penalized sites that collected certain types of sensitive information over an unsecure connection by placing a warning in the address bar.