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Okay, the switch was flipped, and everyone should now be accessing the site by SSL by default. It doesn't seem likely that this is causing any problems, but if it is, please let us know ASAP (though if this preventing accessing the site, you probably aren't reading this... damn!). Anyway, a big thank you to Frans for getting this worked out for us.

Secure Links: Thanks Ant and Acleacius.
Play: Mutant Selection.
Link: Eggspressos Are Espresso Shots Served in Chocolate Easter Eggs, Obviously.
Story: More than $200,000 in vintage comics stolen from Macon, GA comic book shop.
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12. Re: Out of the Blue Mar 26, 2016, 16:06  Frans 
 
Genesys wrote on Mar 26, 2016, 12:10:
It looks like Amazon's got a problem with their Associate links. The iframes get loaded securely with src="//rcm-na.amazon-adsystem.com/..." urls, which inherit the "https" prefix if the originating site used it. Unfortunately, the served content has hardcoded http:// links to the clickable images, and that triggers the warning.
Yes, that is a known problem already mentioned by Blue.

Genesys wrote on Mar 26, 2016, 12:20:
Blue, check this link out: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/3890003/amazon-widget-and-ssl . It looks like adding "&internal=1" to your iframe request will make those images get fetched over https.
Ah, excellent find, that worked for our Amazon links too, despite the different hostnames. Thanks!

Now Chrome and https://www.whynopadlock.com/ consider the site completely okay. But Firefox and IE11 are more strict, and still display mixed-content warnings due to the switchadhub.com ads which have the same problem with their tracking pixels.
 
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