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Re: HTTP/2 and Pervasive Monitoring

From: Poul-Henning Kamp <phk@phk.freebsd.dk>
Date: Sat, 16 Aug 2014 00:03:14 +0000
To: Greg Wilkins <gregw@intalio.com>
cc: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <8622.1408147394@critter.freebsd.dk>
In message <CAH_y2NHOspsVugNZZgvD3XMZ522PzNkTRMS1dapcRDWQCL5ZsQ@mail.gmail.com>
, Greg Wilkins writes:

>ie the overwhelming response to BCP188 should be that this is not a problem
>we can fix on our own, but we are prepared to be part of the solution.

Agreed, but I think we should also point out that defending against
the 'pervasive' aspect is much cheaper than "real" privacy.

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