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Re: SSL/TLS everywhere fail

From: Poul-Henning Kamp <phk@phk.freebsd.dk>
Date: Fri, 04 Dec 2015 06:44:08 +0000
To: Piotr Galecki <piotr_galecki@affirmednetworks.com>
cc: "ietf-http-wg@w3.org" <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>, Alex Rousskov <rousskov@measurement-factory.com>, Robert Collins <robertc@robertcollins.net>
Message-ID: <58368.1449211448@critter.freebsd.dk>
In message <2C515BE8694C6F4B9B6A578BCAC32E2F6D4E5BF6@MBX021-W3-CA-2.exch021.dom
ain.local>, Piotr Galecki writes:

>There are multiple use cases where a trusted intercepting proxy could come 
>to play.
>To name a few:
>- monitoring of criminal activity by authorities
>- preventing leakage of secure information by rogue employees
>- filtering of malware and phishing sites
>- optimizing user data for delivery over congested radio network

- Parental controls

- Jailed inmates communication (as law permits)

- Recording the comms of financial traders to prevent insider trading


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