[funsec] Re: Malware sharing? People are full of shit [was:
Getyour computer viruses here!]
drsollyp at drsolly.com
Fri Dec 30 09:40:45 CST 2005
> >>Because it doesn't scale in this case.
> > No, it scales just fine. Think, for example, about the Ebay trust system.
> > That scaled just fine.
> No. It doesn't scale just fine.
> You will not allow to start sharing and see who is good and who is bad
> and let people vote on it.
> You need to do.. DO.. vetting on thousands of people.
> How do you scale it?
I don't need to do vetting on thousands of people. All I need to do, is
trust a group of people, who each trust a group of people, and so on. If
someone betrays that trust, they soon get found out and ejected (it's
happened). It scales just fine.
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