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Hawk like an Egyptian: Google is HOPPING MAD over fake SSL certs

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Re: Odd?

Consider employees that suspect their employer. Such employees can check the certificate chain, see the self-signed cert, and refrain from creating additional traffic for their employer to snoop. By spoofing the normal certificate chain, the employer creates a false sense of security.

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