HTTPS

Mark Wilcox m_p_wilcox at yahoo.co.uk
Thu Nov 7 06:59:35 EST 2013


OK, so your original remark was flippant? I misread. :)

The need for HTTPS really has nothing to do with proxies or however many servers sit between you and the intended recipient. Even 2 computers on the same local network (directly connected) have all their traffic visible to other computers on that network - it's the nature of almost all the physical link layers we use.


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 From: Mark Schonewille <m.schonewille at economy-x-talk.com>
To: How to use LiveCode <use-livecode at lists.runrev.com> 
Sent: Thursday, 7 November 2013, 11:47
Subject: Re: HTTPS
 

Hi Mark,

Of course I have heard of packet sniffers. However, if two people decide 
to make a direct connection between two computers, using one direct 
cable, they might as well ask their friend what is going through the 
cable instead of using a packet sniffer :-)

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Best regards,

Mark Schonewille


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