Site Security and Privacy

Updated March 22, 2017.

The following information applies to all my domains and subdomains:,,,,,,, and

Your access to this site is protected with a SSL certificate issued by Let's Encrypt (this certificate authority does not offer the identity assurance of my previous provider). The web server supports HSTS and PFS. The security rating of this site or of any site may be checked using the Qualys SSL Labs SSL Server Test. Web server accesses are logged as a normal function of server software but I do not retain the logs beyond a couple days. Further I do not make use of any tracking information.

All http (port 80) connections are redirected to https (port 443).

Because I force connections to https, I do not even receive the cookies inserted by cell phone companies.1

TLS/SSL connections are available for email (SMTP, IMAP, and POP) and XMPP connections. XMPP service security (c2s and s2s, as of September 30, 2015) may be tested at

Instructions on contacting me include security recommendations.

Privacy matters.