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Date: Tue, 12 Mar 2013 02:37:07 +0400
From: Solar Designer <>
Subject: Re: OT: HTTPS for

On Tue, Mar 12, 2013 at 11:15:48AM +1300, Pedro Worcel wrote:
> It is obviously your domain and your name, but I (possibly the biggest noob
> in the mailing list) for one am a big fan of https.
> The main reason I like it is because I am behind a restrictive firewall (at
> work), so while I don't understand how bad it is for a person in a country
> with a great firewall, I know it is a major pain in the ass for censors if
> websites use https only. (e.g. with github/china ordeal)

Well, that sort of reasoning applies to all websites, not just the wiki.
We'd need HTTPS for the main Openwall website as well, then.  Yes, this
makes sense.



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