Default DNS over HTTPS (#DoH) in #Firefox is admirable, tunneling DNS through #Cloudflare is dangerous, as @ungleich sharply summarizes: "whether you trust Cloudflare or not, you'll end up directly supporting centralisation by using DoH in Firefox. Centralisation makes us depend on one big player, which results in less choices and fewer innovation. Centralisation affects everybody by creating a dangerous power and resource imbalance between the center and the rest" - https://ungleich.ch/en-us/cms/blog/2019/09/11/turn-off-doh-firefox/
@pea Very true, it is hard to assess trust and trustworthiness for users (and you make an excellent and tough point about ethical considerations vs simply traffic management resources & capabilities). Ultimately, we favor solutions for decentralized privacy protection (projects we support -> https://nlnet.nl/thema/NGIZeroPET.html) or in the case of Firefox and Cloudflare, a clear and understandable opt-in, instead of a possibly hidden opt-out
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