Re: Using Cloudflare as CDN for debian.org website
On 2019-06-17 14:43, Bagas Sanjaya wrote:
> Carsten and Steve, we're talking about performance
It has been pointed out that performance is currently not an issue (see
Wouter's reply for details).
> and security of debian.org
With "security", you seem to mean "ensuring that a visitor is human". It
has been pointed out that there is currently no desire for that.
> if we use Cloudflare CDN, especially regarding to reCAPTCHA challenge page
Quoting Wikipedia :
> The reCAPTCHA code is also heavily obfuscated and reverse-engineering
> attempts demonstrated that it collects enormous amounts of personal
> data, in line with Google user tracking and fingerprinting practices.
> Usage of reCAPTCHA, since acquisition of Google, is subject to Google's
> to collection of vast amounts of personal data in order to use websites
> protected by reCAPTCHA.
* the one Pro you mentioned is currently of no value to Debian, and
* the N Cons mentioned in this thread would come at a great cost to
Debian and especially the visitors of Debian.org,
it should be evident why reCAPTCHA is out of the question at the moment.