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Inserting HSTS header using PHP

HSTS Header insertion Really Simple SSL pro has the ability to set HSTS header for your website. In most cases this is done by inserting the HSTS header in the .htaccess file used by Apache and related webservers. Inserting the HSTS header in the .htaccess file is a reliable way to send the HSTS header when …

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How to clear HSTS from your browser

If you enabled HSTS on your site, you’ll have to clear it from your browser after you disabled it again. Otherwise, your site willl keep loading over SSL. There are two ways to do this. The first sets the .htaccess header, which resets it for all users: Resetting the HSTS header using the .htaccess If …

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What is HSTS?

HSTS means HTTP Strict Transport Security, and makes browsers force your visitors over https. Why do you need this when you already have redirected your site to SSL? HSTS is meant for situations when users are not actually visiting your site, but a site that is pretending to be your site, and therefore does not …