Opened 7 years ago

Closed 5 years ago

#9508 closed defect (fixed)

Google Geolocation Redirect

Reported by: realdreams Owned by: pde
Priority: Medium Milestone:
Component: HTTPS Everywhere/EFF-HTTPS Everywhere Version:
Severity: Normal Keywords: google
Cc: Actual Points:
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Google uses 302 redirect to redirect to localized Google for some source IPs. HTTPS Everywhere breaks the redirection.

For example it redirects searches to (receive 302 to but HTTPS Everywhere rewrite the URL to
which does not exist

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Change History (3)

comment:1 Changed 7 years ago by lunar

Component: - Select a componentEFF-HTTPS Everywhere
Owner: set to pde

comment:2 Changed 7 years ago by cypherpunks

I have noticed that upon logout of google mail I am occasionally (but not every time) redirected to a GeoIP specific google site that is http. The redirection isn't broken, but it isn't https either.

Here's an example URL: ... snip ...

Last edited 7 years ago by cypherpunks (previous) (diff)

comment:3 Changed 5 years ago by cypherpunks

Resolution: fixed
Severity: Normal
Status: newclosed
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