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    SubjectRe: kernel.org status: establishing a PGP web of trust
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    Adrian Bunk <bunk@stusta.de> writes:

    > If you just want to be sure that patch number 100 comes from the same
    > person as the 99 patches before you could do that without key signing
    > (require signed patches and check that all 100 patches were signed by
    > the same key).

    This leaves room for MITM attacks. The attacked can remove the original
    signature and add his own.
    --
    Krzysztof Halasa


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