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From Roman Shaposhnik <>
Subject Re: Robot vs. personal KEYS for signing releases
Date Mon, 15 Jun 2015 23:51:53 GMT
On Sat, Jun 13, 2015 at 10:35 PM, Niclas Hedhman <> wrote:
> C├ędric,
> you are very vague about it, and it could well be that everything is ok.
> But I suggest that you let infra@ give a opinion about the security level
> of the solution that you running with.
> For instance, (IIUIC) one rogue PMC member could compromise the private key
> secretly, and no one would be the wiser.
> Also, you even say yourself "Checking the release is a human job." and how
> do you indicate that you have checked a particular release ---> You sign it
> with your (the reviewer) own key. Otherwise, how do you know what you
> reviewed is what is being released?

I would like to take a moment and make a point that I very much share
Niclas' concerns. I have no trust in "collectively owned" keys whatsover.


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