andrewchen writes "Can poisoning peer to peer networks really work? Business 2.0 picked up my research paper from Slashdot
and wrote an article about it. In my paper, I argue that P2P networks may have an inherent "tipping point" that can be triggered without stopping 100% of the nodes on the network, using a model borrowed from biological systems. For those who think they have a technical solution to the problem, I outlined a few problems with the obvious solutions (moderation, etc.)."
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