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Understanding the prevalence of web traffic interception (cloudflare.com)
12 points by jgrahamc 11 months ago | hide | past | web | favorite | 1 comment



"We found out that HTTPS interceptions are more prevalent than expected (4% - 10%) and pose serious security risks as they downgrade the encryption used to secure web communications."

MITM attacks on SSL through malware, anti-virus software and content-filtering / censorship appliances like Blue Coat.




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