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Comment: Re:Stupid (Score 1) 391

by jaymz666 (#48632909) Attached to: Google Proposes To Warn People About Non-SSL Web Sites

What burden? The monetary and time cost of maintaining certificates for sites that just don't need them.

If you're worried about the government watching everything you do then get a VPN service that encrypts all traffic so they can't even see what servers you are connecting to.

Encrypting every single website is a huge burden on every single web operator.

Comment: Re:Simple (Score 1) 635

by jaymz666 (#47789019) Attached to: Ask Slashdot: What Old Technology Can't You Give Up?

manage servers, troubleshoot network connectivity issues, etc. etc.

I know some of the aspects of managing web servers with SSL can be somewhat involved, but a basic understanding of generating a csr, requesting a cert and installing that cert should be understood at a theoretical level and the practical execution should be fairly straight forward to work through.


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