[CentOS] Let's talk about HTTPS Everywhere

Wed Jan 19 11:42:32 UTC 2011
Benjamin Franz <jfranz at freerun.com>

On 01/19/2011 03:29 AM, S Mathias wrote:
> Ok. It's a Firefox Add-on:
> https://www.eff.org/https-everywhere
> Questions:
> 1) But: Why can't i find it on the offical Firefox Add-ons site?: https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/


> 2) Did anyone audited the "HTTPS Everywhere" code?

The place to ask that question would be the mail list for HTTPS 
everywhere: https://mail1.eff.org/mailman/listinfo/https-everywhere

> 3) Can someone trust this Add-on? Is it safe to install/use?

Safe in the sense that you can trust the people who wrote it not to be 
distributing a trojan?

The EFF is behind it. They are about as trusted on this as anyone.

> 4) If it's so great why isn't it more prevalent?

See #1. ;)

Most of these question would be better addressed to the HTTPS everywhere 

Benjamin Franz