With Java version 7 and version 8 updates released recently, one will need to modify the Exception Site List in the Java Control Panel to list https://websafe.siue.edu. Please follow the instructions below. For more information about these settings contact the ITS help desk (618-650-5500).
1. On a Apple Mac computer open the Java Control Panel from the System Preferences.
On windows computers Search for and open Configure Java from the Start Menu.
Then choose the Security Tab from the open Java Control Panel window.
2. Next click on the Edit Site List... button near the bottom.
3. Click on the Add button and add the text https://websafe.siue.edu to the Exception Site List.
4. Click OK on all open windows to close and save these changes. Now close your web browser and re-open your web browser and try connecting to https://websafe.siue.edu. If you continue to have problems please contact the ITS Help Desk at 618-650-5500.