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Re: authenticated unencrypted

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Wed, 18 Dec 2013 02:52:05 +0100
To: Matthew Kerwin <matthew@kerwin.net.au>
Cc: Patrick McManus <pmcmanus@mozilla.com>, "ietf-http-wg@w3.org" <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <6mv1b99474bs52jsfhsbsh6keahom92ah1@hive.bjoern.hoehrmann.de>
* Matthew Kerwin wrote:
>If people are that worried about Super Spies seeing that they requested X
>documents from my website, including Y HTTP headers, from Z address, then
>they don't _have_ to visit my site.

People are not given the choice as to which sites their browser visits.
A simple example is predictive loading of your site based on its place
in ranked search results in the background. This line of reasoning very
quickly ends with "then get off the Internet", I am afraid.
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