Microsoft sets Sender ID free
Y’know, there is already a perfectly good email authentication technology. In the form of PGP and GnuPG. They’re easy to use and Microsoft has never touched them. Better yet, GnuPG is open source freeware.
Micro$oft’$ email auth thing has struck me as a bad idea from the word go. I’ve never heard anything good about it.
The e-mail authentication technology can now be used without fear of a response from Microsoft’s intellectual property lawyers.
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