This article is from the alt.security.keydist FAQ, by Michael Bauser firstname.lastname@example.org with numerous contributions by others.
This is the charter from Jonathan Haas's original newgroup message, posted
28 February 1993:
> For your newsgroups file:
> alt.security.keydist Exchange of keys for public key encryption systems
> This group is for people who use public key encryption systems such as
> PGP or RIPEM to have a place to exchange public keys.
Jonathan's entire control message is archived at