With the aim of sharing the latest developments in Orange’s research, the Research Blog lets our researchers have their say. They tell us about their work as well as sharing their visions and convictions regarding the technological disruptions and changes in society that are unfolding. It’s a place to interact with people who are passionate about the future of our digital and human world.
Encrypting or classifying Internet traffic: do we have to choose?
Platforms such as Google or Facebook have multiple motivations in encrypting Internet traffic. Behind laudable motivations lie takeovers. The encryption of service names is a foreseeable development. Yet, to operate networks, Internet access providers classify traffic by category of application and by service providers. This classification is impacted by service name encryption. How could this practice evolve?Read more