TLS 1.3 and ESNI appear to be working

As China has decided to block all HTTPS traffic using TLS 1.3 and ESNI for encryption, I think it is safe to assume that that encryption is pretty good and the Chinese government doesn’t have an easy and fast way to decrypt the traffic.

TLS 1.3 is the latest generation of cryptographic protocols that started of with SSL. ESNI is an experimental feature that encrypt the server name that the user is connecting to, and with ESNI someone eavesdropping on your connection can only know which physical server you connect to, not which website, provided the server hosts more than one website.

Not all browsers support ESNI yet.











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