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Insecure web still too prevalent: Boffins unveil HSTS wall of shame

Nick Kew Silver badge

SSL slows down low power devices.

Not just low-power devices!

HTTPS is far, far worse than that. It buggers up web caching. The effect of that on web traffic is like taking 1000 people off a commuter train and putting each of them in a car to clog up the roads!

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