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HTTPA: HTTPS Attestable Protocol

@article{King2021HTTPAHA,
  title={HTTPA: HTTPS Attestable Protocol},
  author={Gordon King and Hans Shih-Han Wang},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2021},
  volume={abs/2110.07954}
}
Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure (HTTPS) protocol has become an integral part of modern Internet technology. Currently, it is the primary protocol for commercialized web applications. It can provide a fast, secure connection with a certain level of privacy and integrity, and it has become a basic assumption on most web services on the Internet. However, HTTPS alone cannot provide security assurances on request data in computing, so the computing environment remains uncertain of risks and… 
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