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From Ognjen Blagojevic <ognjen.d.blagoje...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Restricting SSL access within webapp
Date Mon, 04 Aug 2014 22:58:36 GMT
Chris,

On 4.8.2014 22:47, Christopher Schultz wrote:
> Encryption is more expensive than /not/ encrypting, but it's much
> harder on the server (many connections) than it is on the client
> (single-digit). Since these days, everyone is disabling compression
> for SSL, the biggest problem for a dial-up connection for SSL would be
> the increased payload size.

For most use-cases, encryption is not that expensive anymore, even on 
the server-side. More info here:

http://stackoverflow.com/questions/548029/how-much-overhead-does-ssl-impose

https://www.imperialviolet.org/2010/06/25/overclocking-ssl.html

-Ognjen

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