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Twitter Finally Adds “Always use HTTPS” Option, You Should Enable It Now

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From the “It’s about time” department: Twitter has finally joined Facebook and Gmail with a new “Always Use HTTPS” option in the preferences. If you use the site, you should enable it right now.

If you’re using Facebook without the encryption enabled, you should definitely learn how to make your Facebook session more secure as well.

Twitter Blog: Making Twitter more secure: HTTPS

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  • Published 03/15/11

Comments (3)

  1. Hatryst

    Done. Thanks !

  2. Robert


  3. saikia

    tnx, wouldn’t have discovered it without this :P (never look at those options)

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