Drifting OT but, Re: Hotmail spam with non-hotmail return paths
nobody at spamcop.net
Sun Dec 19 16:47:42 EST 2004
Mike Easter wrote:
>> Porpoise wrote:
>>> Arghhhh! Not another one using these silly pointless PGP
>>> in the NG...................
>> I would much rather see people proselytize pgp/gpg and its
>> /potential/ benefits in some [other] venues by putting a
>> pointer to
>> their key or key registrar or their pgp fingerprint in the
>> Cleartext digital signing when there is no forging going on
>> and most
>> importantly when almost no one in the newsgroup has their key
>> 'silly' and cumbersome.
>> And then there's the issue of public key interoperability,
Glad to see someone else said that; I always have to wonder what
the hell the person doing that hopes to gain other than to show
people s/he figured out how to use PGP. I wonder if they'd be
impressed if I stuck my Thawte notice on the end of my posts?
Hmm, then I could even encrypt it! Suppose I'd look real
On the other hand, newbies are newbies, and ... . So I
usually practice a little restraint, but ... .
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