This site is a collection of resources about and relating to, a newsgroup for distributing public encryption keys (such as those used by PGP and GPG) through the UUCP/NNTP netnews system. FAQs

The FAQ was created in 1997. It was last updated 27 June 2004.

The FAQ is a “news.answers-approved” FAQ archived at most major FAQ archives on the Internet, including Software Recommendations

Since is intended for people who use both Usenet and public key encryption, I’ve decided to add a quick list of software that helps people use public key encryption on Usenet.

Cryptography Newsgroups

A list of other cryptography-related newsgroups is also available.