The Let's Encrypt project, which aims to enable anyone to securely encrypt their web site, is finally nearing launch.
Some days it seems like the Internet is about as secure as an over-filled diaper. There's always crap leaking from seamy businesses, such as Ashley Madison; the Federal government, OPM and IRS; and even security companies like LastPass. One of the weakest security links is the connection between you and unsecured web sites.
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