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When starting Firefox, I get a message that website is not encrypted????

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Message warns that website is not encrypted and not safe. Why would this happen and what is the danger?

Message warns that website is not encrypted and not safe. Why would this happen and what is the danger?

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I finally figured it out. The not encrypted message pertained to the site I was going to and was not referring to Firefox. I was a little slow figuring this out but problem is solved now.

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Additional System Details

This happened

Every time Firefox opened

This started when...

8/27/12

Installed Plug-ins

  • Next Generation Java Plug-in 10.6.2 for Mozilla browsers
  • NPRuntime Script Plug-in Library for Java(TM) Deploy
  • Shockwave Flash 11.4 r402
  • Adobe Shockwave for Director Netscape plug-in, version 11.6.6.636
  • Adobe PDF Plug-In For Firefox and Netscape 10.1.4
  • Google Update
  • The QuickTime Plugin allows you to view a wide variety of multimedia content in Web pages. For more information, visit the QuickTime Web site.
  • GEPlugin
  • iTunes Detector Plug-in
  • NPWLPG
  • The plug-in allows you to open and edit files using Microsoft Office applications
  • Office Authorization plug-in for NPAPI browsers
  • Loki Plugin v.3.1.0.05
  • Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) plug-in for Mozilla browsers
  • Yahoo! activeX Plug-in Bridge

Application

  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.0; rv:14.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/14.0.1

More Information

I have tried reloading firefox AND ALL THE ADD ONS and still get the message.

jscher2000
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Can you reply with the URL(s) of your home page(s)? You can copy from here:

orange Firefox button or classic Tools menu > Options > General

Can you reply with the URL(s) of your home page(s)? You can copy from here: orange Firefox button ''or'' classic Tools menu > Options > General
cor-el
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Is that message in a pop-up?

Can you attach a screenshot?

Use a compressed image type like PNG or JPG to save the screenshot.

Is that message in a pop-up? Can you attach a screenshot? *http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Screenshot *https://support.mozilla.org/kb/how-do-i-create-screenshot-my-problem Use a compressed image type like PNG or JPG to save the screenshot.

Chosen Solution

I finally figured it out. The not encrypted message pertained to the site I was going to and was not referring to Firefox. I was a little slow figuring this out but problem is solved now.

I finally figured it out. The not encrypted message pertained to the site I was going to and was not referring to Firefox. I was a little slow figuring this out but problem is solved now.