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Re: The TLS hammer and resource integrity

From: Poul-Henning Kamp <phk@phk.freebsd.dk>
Date: Thu, 29 Mar 2012 06:46:38 +0000
To: patrick mcmanus <pmcmanus@mozilla.com>
cc: ietf-http-wg@w3.org
Message-ID: <34908.1333003598@critter.freebsd.dk>
In message <4F7389AA.6050005@mozilla.com>, patrick mcmanus writes:
>On 3/28/2012 11:42 PM, Willy Tarreau wrote:

>You might care that someone else knows that you are seeing it (and are 
>therefore present and watching your tv).

You seem to forget that it takes two to tango:  There is a client and
a server.  The server might not be wanting, able or even legally allowed
to use crypto.

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