What do you think about President Obama's proposal to wiretap the Internet?
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I think it's a recipe for disaster. Every app or web app would have to be coded or recoded to comply with government decryption protocols. Currently it seems that they are primarily concerned with communication related apps. But it wonder if they would require CRM apps like Salesforce to comply as well. Imagine what a world it would be when any government agent can access your Gmail or Skype calls without court order, but immediately by using an API call.
So how would they decrypt SSL traffic between server and browser?