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Re: Pervasive encryption: Pro and contra

From: Stephen Farrell <stephen.farrell@cs.tcd.ie>
Date: Sun, 17 Nov 2013 15:57:43 +0000
Message-ID: <5288E777.8070901@cs.tcd.ie>
To: Zhong Yu <zhong.j.yu@gmail.com>, Robert Collins <robertc@squid-cache.org>
CC: Tim Bray <tbray@textuality.com>, "ietf-http-wg@w3.org" <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>

On 11/17/2013 03:54 PM, Zhong Yu wrote:
> Is HTTP/2.0 going to promise people that their conversations are now
> unbreakable?

Terms like unbreakable are irrelevant here. Anyone who makes any
such claim, or uses any such claim to argue anything, is talking
nonsense from a security point of view.

Neither the opponents of, nor proponents for, more use of TLS
gain anything with such bogus arguments.

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