Web of Trust spam prevention (was: Re: recommendation for key servers)
Robert J. Hansen
rjh at sixdemonbag.org
Thu Jul 1 08:13:01 CEST 2021
> As I see the problem, links in the Web of Trust should be symmetric: if
> Alice has verified Bob's key, Bob should have also verified Alice's
"Should" virtually always means "I can't personally think of a use case
to the contrary", which is a lot different from there actually being no
use cases to the contrary.
Hint: if Alice issues Bob his certificate, Alice obviously has verified
Bob's certificate. But has Bob verified anything about Alice?
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