nationwide interception of Facebook & webmail logincredentials in Tunisia

Brian Morrison bdm at
Fri Feb 11 18:51:59 GMT 2011

On Fri, 11 Feb 2011 14:52:58 -0000
"Charles Lindsey" <chl at> wrote:

> On Mon, 07 Feb 2011 10:43:01 -0000, Brian Morrison
> <bdm at> wrote:
> > I find that most people I speak to in the pub struggle to understand
> > much of this at all, they can just about grasp that they should be
> > looking for a padlock symbol when they are banking or shopping
> > online but try to delve any deeper into their knowledge and one
> > gets a blank stare.
> I think the one further thing the man in the pub needs to understand
> is that, when he sees a padlock, he should click on it and see
> whether the names that comes up is what he expected.

Which is what I meant when I said I nearly always get a blank stare :)


Brian Morrison

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