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

Charles 9 Silver badge

"You just want tamper resistance. SSL slows down low power devices."

But encryption is the only way to ensure the signature isn't also altered on the fly to match. If not the page itself, then the signature must use some system where someone without an authentication certificate can't just change the page then change the signature to match.

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