Security of National Infrastructure
pete at he.iki.fi
Fri Dec 29 23:27:25 UTC 2006
Jerry Pasker wrote:
> It is the way it is, because the internet works when it's open by
> default, and closed off carefully. (blacklists, and the such) Would
> email have ever taken off if it were based on white lists of approved
> domains and or senders? Sure, it might make email better NOW (maybe?)
> but in the beginning?
There was an experiment on this. It's called X.400.
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