I just tried to get onto the VM The Connection site and got:
Your connection is not secure
The owner of www.theconnectionvirginmedia.com has configured their website improperly. To protect your information from being stolen, Firefox has not connected to this website.
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www.theconnectionvirginmedia.com uses an invalid security certificate. The certificate expired on 18 December 2018 16:26. The current time is 07 January 2019 14:04. Error code: SEC_ERROR_EXPIRED_CERTIFICATE
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I received this minutes before:
Congratulations - you're a winner in our monthly prize draw!
Thanks for taking part in The Connection - your contributions have been greatly appreciated.
In order for us to send you your £25 PayPal payment, could you please send us the email address that your PayPal account is registered with to You will then receive your prize within 14 working days.
Congratulations once again and we look forward to hearing more from you on The Connection.
The same security message is still there, but another member using Chrome gets
"Welcome to The Connection A huge thank you to all our Connection members for their contribution over the course of 2018. Your feedback has been used across multiple areas of the Virgin Media business to make sure we consider customer needs.
This site is currently on hold for the moment. We will be in touch in the future when we have further questions.