How to find and verify a trust path?

Hauke Laging mailinglisten at
Tue Sep 17 16:29:08 CEST 2013

Am Di 17.09.2013, 10:17:11 schrieb Daniel Kahn Gillmor:

> No, it doesn't sound right because one key ≠ one person.  It is possible
> for one person to hold many keys.
> If I hold n keys, and i certify with all of them, and you grant all my
> keys marginal ownertrust, then all it takes is 1 person to be deceived
> (me) and you will be misled.

Thus quite some time ago somebody (not me) asked for a new feature (without 
success): Keys should be grouped by their owner so that each person's 
certifications are counted once only.

Crypto für alle:
OpenPGP: 7D82 FB9F D25A 2CE4 5241 6C37 BF4B 8EEF 1A57 1DF5
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