Is this safe . . . ?

It is slightly disconcerting, when a WordPress update is announced to begin the installation procedure only to be informed that the update’s genuineness could not be verified as no certificate could be found. Does WordPress not know if it is genuine or not ?

I think we should be told.

In other news, an SSL Certificate has been purchased for this domain – the trick now is to validate it. Instructions have been received but to this old head are total Greek (I have nothing against Greece by the way). Anyone have a spare 3 year old geek I could borrow for an hour or two ?

Update to the above . . .

The address for this blog and all sites should now be prefixed by “https” . . .

eg :

About The Author

Born 9 December 1933. Former Royal Air Force person. Retired Church of England Clergyman. Father. Grandfather, and now, Great Grandfather. Citizen of Europe and Fervent Remainer. Thinks that Members of Parliament and especially Ministers of the Crown, who lie to Parliament should be brought before a public tribunal where the evidence can be heard, and examined, and suitable penalties awarded.
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