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. The Stealthinator February 26, 2013 12:36:37 PM Best answer selected by The Stealthinator. 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!!! Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumConfigure two different IP addresses for http and https ForumHow TO OPEN http ://localhost/myhtmlpage to https ://localhost ForumCan only access https : not http ForumDifference between asus p8p67-m and asus p8p67-mpro Forumssl Vs. https ForumCan not connect to https websites. ForumDifference between Sager NP9170 and NP9370? ForumAny major difference between 1600mhz vs 1333mhz ForumHuge difference between i3 and i5? ForumDifference between these two monitors ForumWhat's difference between Intel 3rd generation 2nd generation core i ForumWhat's the difference between PCI express 2.0 x16/2.0 x8/2.0 x4? ForumWhats the difference between H67 and P67 Mobos? ForumFolding@Home: THGC Needs You -Team 40051 ForumMaxing out Crysis 3? ForumBeware: Asus Network iControl can kill upload speeds Forum[Build Log]: Gaming Rig [New Update! 2-24-13] [Very Cool] [1.5k Views] ForumLan setup please help ForumNetwork setup between Desktop and MacBook ForumHow to block https secure website url - Please Help- More resources Read discussions in other Networking categories Routers Gateways VPN LAN WAN Firewalls Cisco Netgear !