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Re: Mandatory encryption *is* theater

From: Poul-Henning Kamp <phk@phk.freebsd.dk>
Date: Tue, 27 Aug 2013 09:27:11 +0000
To: (wrong string) ™ˆ™˜Œ) <willchan@chromium.org>
cc: Eliot Lear <lear@cisco.com>, "ietf-http-wg@w3.org Group" <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <29886.1377595631@critter.freebsd.dk>
In message <CAA4WUYjOzPQUxy97WuQSFS0XMw3meXt87eRXZi=s_xAkBU+XfA@mail.gmail.com>, =?UTF-8?B?V2lsbGlhbSBDaGFuIC
jpmYjmmbrmmIwp?= writes:

>I agree authentication would be nice to have,
>but I think it's unfair to criticize mandatory to offer *encryption*
>because of authentication.

When you say "encryption", do you mean "privacy" ?

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