Between recognising a URL onscreen, clicking on it, & believing the presented result is actually the genuine article requires a fair amount of #blindtrust.
To name but a few, we trust the:
- #DNS mapping of the name to an IP address is genuine
- routing system is passing the IP packets to the ‘correct’ endpoint
- representation of the name on your screen is actually the name of the service you intended to go to
- #TLS connection is genuine
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