reCAPTCHA in SSL – Changes coming – update your code

Important news for developers using reCAPTCHA on your sites.

If you are currently using http://api.recaptcha.net/challenge?k=XXXX and you need to implement reCAPTCHA on an SSL protected page — you need to switch the links to https://www.google.com/recaptcha/api/challenge?k=XXXYYYZZZ.

Per Google, this change went into effect April 2011.

 

Change from this (OLD) To this (NEW)
http://api.recaptcha.net/challenge?k=XXXX https://www.google.com/recaptcha/api/challenge?k=XXXYYYZZZ
http://api-verify.recaptcha.net/verify http://www.google.com/recaptcha/api/verify
http://api.recaptcha.net/noscript?k= http://www.google.com/recaptcha/api/noscript?k=

 

For more information, read this page

 

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