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[382] Symantec’s HTTPS Woes

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HTTPS is the protocol used for secure client-to-server communication over HTTP. It adds in an SSL certificate to every server request, and we validate these certificates by asking certificate authorities (CAs) whether or not they’re legit. (As always,┬áthis is a simplification.) For many years, any action on the internet that benefited from privacy — like […]