Problems with private keyring?
Marlow, Andrew (London)
MarloAnd at exchange.uk.ml.com
Fri Mar 23 09:52:10 CET 2001
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Werner Koch [SMTP:wk at gnupg.org]
> Sent: Thursday, March 22, 2001 6:07 PM
> To: gnupg-devel at gnupg.org
> Subject: Re: Problems with private keyring?
> On Thu, 22 Mar 2001, Matthias Urlichs wrote:
> > There are many places out there who have neither of these security
> > problems plugged. :-/ Thus I agree that while panic is inappropriate,
> > we shouldn't trivialize the problem either. It _does_ allow some people
> > to gain access to secret keys who couldn't get it so otherwise.
> I agree. 1.0.5 will have some kinfd of prevention against it.
> BTW, a Powerpoint file ist pretty much worthless form me.
[Marlow, Andrew (London)] Me too. No proprietary single-platform
file formats please. Not even Unix ones. Documentation should be for all:
Unix, Windoze, Macs, everything.
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