Reply to post: @sux2bu -- Re: Corporate networks decrypt SSL

Hacked in a public space? Thanks, HTTPS

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@sux2bu -- Re: Corporate networks decrypt SSL

Two things to remember. Never underestimate the power of a stupid voter and just as important, PEBKAC! (Problem Exists Between Keyboard And Chair)

Exactly. If you walked up to the average person sitting in a coffee shop with their laptop and asked them if they had the padlock on the URL bar, most will give you a blank look. They have no clue what it means or do they have a clue what a MitM attack is. I suspect that if the average user did have a clue, they wouldn't use their laptop in the coffee shop. Or, they would be using VPN, etc. Most don't even know the first thing about VPN, like what it means.

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