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South Africa

The Most Popular Websites Loaded Insecurely

Each of the following 50 websites is sorted by Alexa rank and loads over an insecure connection without redirecting to a secure, encrypted connection.

Alexa Rank Website
5,613 xpau.se
6,311 smart-m-system.com
6,913 uct.ac.za
7,374 wits.ac.za
7,548 rarbgtor.org
7,961 bit-system.org
9,295 telkom.co.za
9,861 red-mp3.su
12,763 vfsvisaonline.com
13,754 sun.ac.za
15,221 betpromo247.com
15,495 fljozww19f.com
16,588 erecruit.co
17,564 mp3down-load.net
18,135 com-finance2017.info
19,011 mandela.ac.za
20,110 nsfas.org.za
20,415 supabets.co.za
20,736 kickoff.com
21,223 hiphopza.com
26,599 sars.gov.za
29,419 saflii.org
29,614 bizcommunity.com
30,406 dut.ac.za
31,930 puffandpass.co.za
32,789 oldmutual.co.za
33,454 mg.co.za
33,774 8dsd3.top
35,322 sahistory.org.za
36,921 ananzi.co.za
37,141 quicktemplatefinder.com
38,476 wsu.ac.za
39,350 telkomsa.net
40,019 ufh.ac.za
40,398 skillsmapafrica.com
43,632 avon.co.za
45,925 comeinsura.info
46,277 zabursaries.co.za
47,499 freeallmusic.one
47,904 ekasiwap.com
52,261 bit-formula.com
53,063 capetown.gov.za
54,181 ecexams.co.za
54,279 cao.ac.za
54,531 ru.ac.za
54,630 lotteryextreme.com
55,450 gifsgalore.com
57,664 xmovies8.fm
58,203 intellimali.co.za
58,243 morehitz.co

Resources for Going HTTPS

If you're responsible for a website and aren't sure why HTTPS is important or would like resources to help make the transition, try these:

  1. Does My Site Need HTTPS?
  2. HTTPS Is Easy!
  3. Here's Why Your Static Website Needs HTTPS
  4. Is TLS Fast Yet?
  5. HTTP vs HTTPS Speed Test
  6. Understanding HTTP Strict Transport Security (HSTS)
  7. What Every Developer Must Know About HTTPS