"Fucking lucky our commentard accounts on el reg are secure then. Nothin' worse than sending passwords in plaintext. An SSL cert is $10, you cunts. I'll help you install the fucking thing if it's a problem"
The Reg is on Cloudflare, SSL is included free, there's something else going on here.
$ nslookup forums.theregister.co.uk
forums.theregister.co.uk canonical name = www.theregister.co.uk.
$ whois 22.214.171.124
# available at: https://www.arin.net/whois_tou.html
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NetRange: 126.96.36.199 - 188.8.131.52
Parent: NET104 (NET-104-0-0-0-0)
NetType: Direct Assignment
Organization: CloudFlare, Inc. (CLOUD14)