1993-02-25 - Re: Anonymous flooding

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From: tcmay@netcom.com (Timothy C. May)
To: cypherpunks@toad.com
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UTC Datetime: 1993-02-25 07:20:04 UTC
Raw Date: Wed, 24 Feb 93 23:20:04 PST

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From: tcmay@netcom.com (Timothy C. May)
Date: Wed, 24 Feb 93 23:20:04 PST
To: cypherpunks@toad.com
Subject: Re: Anonymous flooding
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Johan Helsingius <julf@penet.FI> writes:

>> Ultimately, I think this is the only way that anonymous remailers will
>> be able to function.  Otherwise, the public outcry the first time one of
>> these remailers are abused will cause these full remailers to be
>> shutdown, or otherwise cut off from the net.
>Exactly as has happened to anon.penet.fi. ;-)
>        Julf

Have I missed something? Has anon.penet.fi been shut down or cut off from
the net?

Please fill us in. I think most of us are rooting for you and your system
(though some *.army.mil readers are probably not--they just can't stand the
thought of defense secrets being sold on crypto anarchy nets!).

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