New keyserver at - what's your take?

Phil Pennock gnupg-users at
Thu Jul 4 04:29:01 CEST 2019

On 2019-07-03 at 09:17 +0100, Andrew Gallagher wrote:
> I didn't even know it supported finger URLs - handy to know! Opening a
> finger port may be a step too far for the security-conscious though...

Depends upon the implementation.  I'm biased here, I wrote my own in
Go back in 2016:

See the doc therein too.

That provides the finger service for ... using the FreeBSD
port 1079 example configuration.  A packet filter redirects port 79 to
the correct port in the Jail which lacks outbound network connectivity
except via NAT state for established connections.


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