[anti-abuse-wg] Enabling community self-help?
Suresh Ramasubramanian ops.lists at gmail.com
Fri Mar 30 08:24:35 CEST 2012
Hi Aftab - its not just wave an ID and you can get a gun, there's a background check too :) http://www.ehow.com/way_5958275_do-background-check-firearm-purchase_.html Not very topical here and I think RIPE NCC just might have a heart attack if someone went and mandated background checks to acquire IP space .. but well, there's other ways, including revocation of resources. On Fri, Mar 30, 2012 at 11:17 AM, Aftab Siddiqui <aftab.siddiqui at gmail.com> wrote: > If we keep this analogy as benchmark (which many would mind). Gun Shop > verified the ID and it was legitimate by the look of the card or document > but they has no means to trace back the documents/ID to a real person. No > online verification. > > So whats the purpose of having such verification. Same is the case with RIR, > isn't it? They check the documents but they don't have the means to > traceback the legitimacy of all the documents and claims the customer is > posing. -- Suresh Ramasubramanian (ops.lists at gmail.com)