Commit e0f77c6b authored by Tails developers's avatar Tails developers
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Replace lavabit example with riseup on FF 31 (Closes: #7972 and #7228)

parent b0344d8b
......@@ -27,20 +27,15 @@ with. But those mechanisms can be flawed,
[[as explained on our warning page|about/warning#man-in-the-middle]].
For example, here is how the browser looks like when we try to log in an email
account at [lavabit.com](http://lavabit.com/), using their [webmail
interface](https://lavabit.com/apps/webmail/src/login.php):
account at [riseup.net](https://riseup.net/), using their [webmail
interface](https://mail.riseup.net/):
[[!img doc/anonymous_internet/Tor_Browser/lavabit.png link=no alt="Tor browser"]]
[[!img doc/anonymous_internet/Tor_Browser/riseup.png link=no alt="Tor browser"]]
Notice the small area on the left of the address bar saying "lavabit.com" on a
blue background and the address beginning with "https://" (instead of
"http://"):
[[!img Tor_Browser/address-bar.png link=no alt="address bar showing 'lavabit.com'
/ 'https://lavabit.com/'"]]
These are the indicators that an encrypted connection using [[!wikipedia HTTPS]]
is being used.
Notice the padlock icon on the left of the address bar saying "mail.riseup.net"
and the address beginning with "https://" (instead of "http://"). These are the
indicators that an encrypted connection using [[!wikipedia HTTPS]] is being
used.
You should try to only use services providing HTTPS when you are sending or
retrieving sensitive information (like passwords), otherwise its very easy for
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