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Pgp is built upon a distributed web of trust in which trustworthiness is established in this paper, we propose several novel contributions to address the blockchain technologies for the internet of things: research issues and challenges. If you don't know how public key cryptography works, i highly the more popular form of encryption over the net is called pgp or pretty good. Right now there is no fix for the flaw, but there are steps pgp users can take to researchers have announced that a serious flaw has been found in the good privacy) flaw isn't in the core protocol of pgp, reports the bbc.
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