German ct magazine postulates death of pgp encryption
wk at gnupg.org
Mon Mar 2 13:20:41 CET 2015
On Sun, 1 Mar 2015 23:43, js-gnupg-users at webkeks.org said:
> I don't really agree with that. The goal is that the proof of work for a
> single message takes 4 minutes. At that rate, sending spam really is not
So you can send 360 mail a day. Assuming your 24/7 business make 700
Euro a day each mail costs you 2 Euro - snail mail would be much cheaper
(or de-mail ;-).
We had the discussion on proof-of-work as anti-spam measure more than a
decade ago and the outcome was that it won't work. I can't see that any
parameters changed since then.
Die Gedanken sind frei. Ausnahmen regelt ein Bundesgesetz.
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