‘DM Reporter Bot’ Serves A Reminder About The Current State of Nostr DMs

The Nostr Report, a Nostr-focused news channel, described the following sequence of events in its April 30, 2023 report.

@dergigi discovers a “DM Reporter Bot” that posts leaked metadata from DMs including sender, receiver, time sent, and relay.””It appears that specific npub stopped posting shortly after dergigi shared it.””It’s a good reminder that although the contents of DMs can only be seen with the corresponding private keys, #nostr DMs are still not a great solution for private messaging.”Last post by ‘DM Reported Bot.’

Although the issue was already known, the event ignited new discussions about possible solutions to the problem.

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