why is help.ubuntu.com running over HTTPS

Marko Oreskovic markoresko at gmail.com
Wed Jan 7 15:50:45 UTC 2009

Adi Roiban wrote:
> A dumb question:
> What is the main reason of having help.ubuntu.com running over HTTPS ?
> The static pages and wiki content are public information and the
> authentication is delegated to Launchpad over HTTPS.

It is great thing https is used.
That way no person can present itself like launchpad and start giving
false information.

I am not sure that is main reason but one of good results of it, yes.
Currently it has mixed content but it is to be fixed, I am sure.

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