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Re: Fwd (TAG): Draft finding - "Transitioning the Web to HTTPS"

From: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>
Date: Thu, 25 Dec 2014 06:25:02 -0500
Cc: TAG List <www-tag@w3.org>, "public-privacy (W3C mailing list)" <public-privacy@w3.org>
Message-Id: <B3CCE14D-E553-428B-A746-F4FEE0822667@mnot.net>
To: David Singer <singer@apple.com>
Hi David,

> On 19 Dec 2014, at 3:25 pm, David Singer <singer@apple.com> wrote:
> 2) I really think that this paragraph needs considerable more text:
> "We recognize that as this policy is implemented, it will further reduce the utility of shared HTTP caches -- a trend started by the transition of many popular Web sites to HTTPS (and thus, loss of a high proportion of cache hits). This is an unfortunate outcome, and we should continue to examine how efficiency can be gained without compromising security.”

I’ve committed a few more edits; please have a look.


Mark Nottingham   http://www.mnot.net/
Received on Thursday, 25 December 2014 11:25:45 UTC

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