[Dshield] Using digital signatures to filter out phishing emails
Johannes B. Ullrich
jullrich at euclidian.com
Sat Aug 13 02:15:45 GMT 2005
> Then, email filters could be set to reject any email purporting to be
> from eBay, PayPal, etc. that is not signed with the appropriate key (if
> email filters can be set that way - can they?).
e-mail filters can be setup that way
> What am I missing?
too few people know what a digital signature is. Remember that people on
this list are the top 5% as far as security awareness goes. How many
know how to verify a signature (or used one)?
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