[Freedombox-discuss] Identity UI
michael at briarproject.org
Sun Jun 24 23:26:13 UTC 2012
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On 24/06/12 23:22, Daniel Kahn Gillmor wrote:
>> 4) When you contact your freedombox from outside your home, you
>> want to do so over https. This means the freedombox needs to come
>> with an SSL certificate that's supported (without ugly warnings)
>> by all major browsers, correct?
> I'm not convinced this is possible, given the naming constraints
> and vulnerabilities imposed by the dominant CA cartel. Are we
> willing to encourage/support the use of a plugin or extension for
> some of the major browsers? That might be one way to address some
> of these warnings.
Just wanted to point out that using a Tor hidden service would also
help with this issue - you'd get end-to-end encryption and
authentication with no certificate warnings.
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