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> (unless the main site is secure but the downloads aren't > which is idiotic by 2016 standards anyway), the site > getting hacked, etc.

It's not idiotic at all. You let anyone who wants to spread the load by providing downloads, but you use checksums - behind https - to ensure they can be trusted.




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