You can prove your identity on Mastodon with the KBFS, like so, if you care to:

@todb It's just like a hacker to use a proofing infrastructure in reverse :-)

@todb Since anyone can post that link, how does it function as a proof?

@datawench Well, the content says that I am me. Only I (or someone with my private key) can write to , so if you believe that is who he says he is, then the assertion that he is also should hold true.

I suppose someone could post that same link, but it wouldn't come from It would come from somewhere else.

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