www.psu.edu and news.psu.edu redirect HTTP to HTTPS using permanent redirects
On Monday, June 25th between 5:00 and 7:00am, Penn State IT will redirect http://www.psu.edu to https://www.psu.edu and http://news.psu.edu to https://news.psu.edu using permanent (301) redirects.
These sites began redirecting HTTP to HTTPS using temporary (302) redirects on Monday, June 18th (see https://alerts.its.psu.edu/alert-5112 for details). This change makes the redirects permanent, which improves browsing speed and search engine rankings.
More information is available in change request CHG0051172.
More information: www.psu.edu and news.psu.edu redirect HTTP to HTTPS using permanent redirects
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