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I think it's important to do both. We can't solve political issues using only technology, but it can also be helpful to build our infrastructure in a way that would make it cost-prohibitive to outlaw these technologies.

For example, we could deprecate and eventually disallow TLS ciphersuites that don't provide forward secrecy, just like we did with single-DES, the NULL cipher, and "anonymous" (unauthenticated) encryption modes.




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