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Re: Any way to P-T-P Distribute the RBL lists?
On Thu, 25 Sep 2003, Jay Kline wrote: > How about publishing a list of servers, but use the PGP web of trust model to > allow updating of each other? That way there is no centralized source. If a > group of admins dont like the updates coming from a server, dont trust it any > longer. If you make this more like a social network, you dont have to have a > central authority. exactly. to be immune from ddos you MUST remove any centralized source. > The trick then will be to have as many different participants as possible, > and to have each participant share who it thinks the other participants are > (or explicitly are not). Then if you take out one node, the others are not > prevented from functioning. the problem is that automated crawlers could amass a list of nodes to attack. i shy away from automated discovery. -Dan -- [-] Omae no subete no kichi wa ore no mono da. [-]