When browsing the Internet in the privacy of your computer it is easy to forget that it is not just you, the computer and the web site on the other end. There are other organizations on the way and there can be other people who might watch your data traffic. Demonstrating how your data can be easily recorded can make a good case for anyone to look for the little lock in the address bar of their browsers.

It can also get more web site owners to switch to https. After all it is quite easy to do it today using the free service of Let's encrypt.