Solved Difference between http and https Tags: Filter Networking Last response: February 26, 2013 12:37 PM in Networking Share The Stealthinator February 26, 2013 12:31:23 PM Can someone explain why is it that if an HTTP website is blocked by a filter, then why does changing it to HTTPS allow you to bypass the filter? What causes that to happen? More about : difference http https Best solution Hawkeye22 February 26, 2013 12:34:28 PM HTTP runs on port 80, HTTPS runs on port 443. if your filter is blocking port 80, then this explains it. Share The Stealthinator February 26, 2013 12:36:37 PM Best answer selected by The Stealthinator. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer The Stealthinator February 26, 2013 12:37:09 PM This thread was solved in less than 10 mins!!! Record time!!! m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Configure two different IP addresses for http and https Forum https://www.http_forbidden.net:403/ Death Error Forum Https loads but not Http Forum Can't access any http/https microsoft webpage, any other fine Forum How TO OPEN http://localhost/myhtmlpage to https://localhost Forum After network diagnostic, I get HTTP, HTTPS. and FTP. I have to change setting o Forum Trend Micro Anti Virus Disables ALL HTTP But Not HTTPS??? Forum Can only access https: not http Forum PIX 501 Help needed with simple HTTP / HTTPS config Forum PIX 501 Help needed with simple HTTP / HTTPS config Forum Access with HTTPS to a HTTP server Forum Can only access HTTPS (not HTTP) web pages Forum SolvedDifference between DDR5 gpu's and GDDR5 gpu's. Forum SolvedWhat is the difference between these identical mobos Forum SolvedDifference between GTX 970 and 970 SLi? Forum SolvedDifference between Fully Modular and Hybrid Modular PSU's? Forum SolvedDifference between motherboards? Forum SolvedWhat is the difference between WHQL and Beta? Which one is better to me? Forum SolvedWhat is the difference between two CPU's Forum SolvedDifference between using PCI/E power cable to connect to GPU v/s peripheral power cables Forum More resources Read discussions in other Networking categories Routers Gateways VPN LAN WAN Firewalls Cisco Netgear !