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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
5,600 wits.ac.za
5,959 xpau.se
6,236 uct.ac.za
7,309 xmovies8.pl
7,365 rarbgtor.org
8,111 bit-system.org
8,314 smart-m-system.com
9,955 telkom.co.za
10,250 nsfas.org.za
11,145 sars.gov.za
11,195 mp3-red.ru
12,358 only2date.com
12,787 quicktemplatefinder.com
13,984 vfsvisaonline.com
15,966 sun.ac.za
17,453 dut.ac.za
22,254 kickoff.com
23,761 bizcommunity.com
24,339 supabets.co.za
25,665 wsu.ac.za
28,365 erecruit.co
32,489 dhmis.org
32,493 ru.ac.za
32,529 ecexams.co.za
34,851 puffandpass.co.za
35,134 spttrk.com
38,054 mp3-down-load.net
38,415 skillsmapafrica.com
39,500 goddll.com
40,878 telkomsa.net
42,923 capetown.gov.za
43,074 gauteng.gov.za
43,100 fljozww19f.com
45,975 sahistory.org.za
48,687 betpromo247.com
48,917 avon.co.za
49,239 bit-formula.com
50,374 ananzi.co.za
50,479 lotteryextreme.com
51,337 1movies.nl
53,534 cld4r.com
54,314 cao.ac.za
60,581 saflii.org
61,019 702.co.za
61,725 newsdzezimbabwe.co.uk
63,910 zabursaries.co.za
65,186 sabc.co.za
65,539 xmovies8.fm
65,599 spitz.co.za
68,118 eastgateshops.com

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