Ok... it seems like I didn't explain my point well.
The gray-padlock-with-yellow-triangle is a native part of Chrome. You can see that icon when you go to a website that is SSL secure, but, say, embeds an image or banner or something from another server that isn't SSL secure.
The issue is that I never see any green padlocks when Webroot Filtering Extension is enabled. The extension acts as "something on the page that's embedded from another server". Thus, I can never tell the difference between a 100% secured website and once that's only partially secure.
Since I own and run an insurance website, I would very much like users to see the green padlock on my site. But if they have Webroot Filtering enabled, they'll only see the partially-secure icon... and it looks like it's my company's fault we're not 100% secure.
This is an unacceptable issue that Webroot needs to address immediately. It prevents users from verifying the security of their web sessions as they are taught to do.
So this is a Chrome issue and are Firefox & IE affected by this as I don't use Chrome?
@ And there is no possible work around now and how about for the future? Just in case someone asks!
Yes, it happens on all https pages that I've tried (banking sites, paypal, my own secured website, etc). This is problematic for us web developers, as someone else has already mentioned, because it makes sites that we maintain look like we've got content problems in our pages---when accessed by Webroot users---when we really don't.
The only solution I have found is to disable the Webroot extension, making my machine's SecureAnywhere solution less complete. But doing so doesn't solve the problem of any other Webroot users accessing my website arriving at the false impression that my site has a security issue. 😞 I do wish there were some sort of workaround.
Okay, I changed that setting, then tried paypal and a banking site, as well as refreshing this page. They all go green for a second or two, then it switches to the warning icon.
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