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Google Rolls Out Web Searching Over SSL


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So for all of you who search the web at work, SSL might not save you? I don't know a whole lot about SSL other than it's encryption.

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It's useful if you don't trust the network you're using. (eg. you're using a public wi-fi network) Not so useful if you don't trust the computer you're using. (eg. your're using a work compuer or your friend's computer.)

And it only secures the search itself, not the result links you follow.
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Ah but what if the network you don't trust is the Google search itself? Even over SSL they will still take records of everything I search in google.
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