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Re: What will incentivize deployment of explicit proxies?

From: Adrien de Croy <adrien@qbik.com>
Date: Tue, 03 Dec 2013 21:47:27 +0000
To: "Yoav Nir" <synp71@live.com>, William Chan (陈智昌) <willchan@chromium.org>
Cc: "Nicolas Mailhot" <nicolas.mailhot@laposte.net>, "Roberto Peon" <grmocg@gmail.com>, "HTTP Working Group" <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <em9f5e44d6-ea5d-4144-b285-fb706332aceb@bodybag>

most people in a corp environment would need to do this only once per 
proxy surely?

Adrien


------ Original Message ------
From: "Yoav Nir" <synp71@live.com>
To: "William Chan (陈智昌)" <willchan@chromium.org>
Cc: "Nicolas Mailhot" <nicolas.mailhot@laposte.net>; "Roberto Peon" 
<grmocg@gmail.com>; "HTTP Working Group" <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Sent: 4/12/2013 10:20:41 a.m.
Subject: Re: What will incentivize deployment of explicit proxies?
>On 3/12/13 8:53 PM, William Chan (陈智昌) wrote:
>>5. Prompt the user:
>>
>>
>>         Accept using gateway-name to access http://awebsite.com/ and
>>         other web
>>         sites in ingoing-http2-mode ?
>>
>>         [check reformatted access rules] [see help page] [see 
>>certificate]
>>
>>            [ ] Prompt for other web sites and security modes
>>            ( ) only for this session ( ) all the time
>>            (*) only from here ( ) everywhere
>>                                                   [Yes] [No]
>>
>>
>>     My mother would call me if she got that. My daughter would quickly
>>     learn that clicking "Yes" after unchecking the "Prompt" box and
>>     selecting "everywhere" makes the prompt go away and not come back.
>>     IOW it would make the Internet work.
>>
>>
>><pushback>
>>I can probably expect to be tarred and feathered by my security team 
>>if I tell them we need to put up a UI asking the end user to make a 
>>decision about security :)
>></pushback>
>>
>Especially if you ask the end user at the worst possible time - when 
>you're in their way to finish something they've already begun. So I've 
>decided to read my gmail, and I typed "mail.google.com", and I'm 
>expecting my message list to appear in a second. And now you tell me to 
>stop everything and answer some question about some proxy?
>
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