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Re^2: Monastery login over http

by Anonymous Monk
on Apr 25, 2018 at 17:28 UTC ( #1213545=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Monastery login over http
in thread Monastery login over http

(Web) technology can not solve the fundamental problem of trust. With hierarchical chain of certificates (control), one would have to tacitly assume the custodians have your best interests in mind.

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Re^3: Monastery login over http
by Your Mother (Bishop) on Apr 25, 2018 at 17:37 UTC

    You seem to be asserting that secure communication online (and perhaps everywhere) is literally impossible and only appears to function through goodwill. Or do I misunderstand?

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