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Submission + - Google Maps over SSL is not-resistant against traffic analysis attacks (ioactive.com)

An anonymous reader writes: A researcher from IOActive has shown that even when a user is browsing Google Maps over SSL the traffic can still be deciphered. This can be done by simply looking at the request and response sizes and correlating them with a spidered database containing the image sizes of the tiles that actually make up the Google Maps application.
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Google Maps over SSL is not-resistant against traffic analysis attacks

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