On Mon, Mar 15, 2004 at 03:44:00PM +0100, Florian Weimer wrote: > Wouter Verhelst wrote: > > On Sat, Mar 13, 2004 at 11:50:03AM +0100, Mathieu Roy wrote: > > > but it should take more than sending a mail to fool them. Being force > > > to create a GPG signature (and so creating an address) for each spam, > > > I'm not sure it would make spammers happy. > > > > So, you would like to see our mailservers DoSed because they need to > > throw CPU power at anything that vaguely resembles a PGP signature? > > All SMTP servers are an easy DoS target because of the large command > timeouts. That's a reason to make the situation worse? -- Wouter Verhelst Debian GNU/Linux -- http://www.debian.org Nederlandstalige Linux-documentatie -- http://nl.linux.org "Stop breathing down my neck." "My breathing is merely a simulation." "So is my neck, stop it anyway!" -- Voyager's EMH versus the Prometheus' EMH, stardate 51462.
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