How To Automatically Skip Wget SSL Certificate Check

A lot of servers use self signed and cheap SLL certificates. That’s why downloading stuff with wget, you might get this quite a lot: wget https://www.superencrypted.com/server/isnot.tar.gz –2014-01-01 01:01:01– https://www.superencrypted.com/server/isnot.tar.gz Resolving superencrypted.com (superencrypted.com)… 255.255.255.255, 255.255.255.255 Connecting to superencrypted.com (superencrypted.com)|255.255.255.255|:443… connected. ERROR: The certificate of `superencrypted.com’ is not trusted. ERROR: The certificate of `superencrypted.com’ hasn’t got a known issuer. In an […]

PureVPN Review: Super Value & Speed vs. Privacy & Logging

PureVPN is a feature rich VPN service with over a million users. Their success lies in high value, with an amazing 180 world wide server locations, unlimited Gigabit bandwidth and inexpensive pricing. But is it all that great? Here’s my take on their service. Quick Specifications Bandwidth: Unlimited data transfer Simultaneous logins: 5 multi-logins allowed Servers: 141 countries in all continents […]