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morchoxplz Sun 01-Jun-14 18:39:53

I keep getting a security warning flashing up when on mumsnet on my phone.
No other websites are affected. It is a black box which says the name on the security cirtificate Is different from on the site.
Can you advise please.

babsmam Sun 01-Jun-14 19:01:06

Me last few days


AnyaKnowIt Sun 01-Jun-14 22:57:50

Its been going on for ages

linkery Sun 01-Jun-14 22:59:03

Doesnt it mean that mumsnet is not a secure site?

MatildaWhispers Sun 01-Jun-14 23:01:27

I have had this over the last few days too, never seen it on mumsnet before that.. Did wonder what has changed.

AntinousWild Sun 01-Jun-14 23:01:45

Happening for weeks.

DawnMumsnet (MNHQ) Sun 01-Jun-14 23:11:23

Hi there,

Could you please let us know what mobiles you're using - iPhone/android/Windows?

We'll get our Tech folk to take a look and post back on here.


Fram Sun 01-Jun-14 23:16:52

I have this- on android, says security certificate expired.
Had it for months, and months though... perhaps 18mo...

nothernexposure Sun 01-Jun-14 23:18:11

Oo was going to post this too! Been happening for at least a couple of weeks on phone. Using a Samsung galaxy android system. Sorry clueless as to what operating system it is.

starfishmummy Sun 01-Jun-14 23:22:16

I get it too. Android phone on mobile site.
I got the option to look at the certificate so did but can't remember what it said!!
Will let you know what if it happens again!!

I am also getting some pop up ads at the top for Postman Pat film. Don't know if they are connected

MatildaWhispers Sun 01-Jun-14 23:24:00

On a Samsung galaxy android

hashtagwhatever Sun 01-Jun-14 23:55:31

I get that too. It says that I am on a untrusted site I can view certificate or continue.

I am on a Samsung galaxy too.

Auriga Mon 02-Jun-14 00:01:28

I've been getting these just in the last few days. Samsung galaxy android on the mobile site (not the app, I could never get that to work).

ThatBloodyWoman Mon 02-Jun-14 00:04:42

I'm on a samsung galaxy tablet and keep getting it.

Solo Mon 02-Jun-14 00:13:37

Me too. Android.

Iflyaway Mon 02-Jun-14 00:21:19

I get it too...

On a tablet, android.

starfishmummy Mon 02-Jun-14 08:49:14

Have just got it again. The certificate says it is issued to
Aggregate Knowledge Inc

I am on Samsung galaxy android and had several tabs open. Threads I am on and two chat threads. But have also got it on active threads

starfishmummy Mon 02-Jun-14 08:50:05

Oh and I have avg mobile phone security which has not picked up any threats

AryaOfHouseSnark Mon 02-Jun-14 08:51:57

Me too. I don't use the app, but I think I use the mobile site.

TheSarcasticFringehead Mon 02-Jun-14 08:56:48

I had it- android tablet. Now am on IPad and don't have it.

pengymum Mon 02-Jun-14 15:22:45

I get this. Android phone, mobile site

ancientbuchanan Mon 02-Jun-14 15:25:28

Me too, HTC. For some weeks now. Pops up frequently.

plumchittering Mon 02-Jun-14 15:31:31

I've been getting this for the last couple of weeks. I'm on a samsung galaxy android phone. I've screencapped the warning and the certificate if it is any help.

AmyMumsnet (MNHQ) Mon 02-Jun-14 16:43:03

Thanks for that info, we'll have a dig and see what's occurring.

ShamTech (MNHQ) Mon 02-Jun-14 17:17:10

Please make sure the date and time on your device is correct. This is a known problem on android devices if their date time is not correct. If you still have problems please do post again.

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