file encryption and integrity check
dshaw at jabberwocky.com
Mon Feb 20 21:41:01 CET 2006
On Mon, Feb 20, 2006 at 05:46:29PM +0100, Francesco Turco wrote:
> i am very new with gnupg and cryptography in general.
> i'd like to know if gnupg is a good choice for encrypting files with a
> password and if it is possible to check if an encrypted file is
> corrupted or not (integrity check). my goal is to burn some files on cds
> and protect them both from other people and from physical corruption of
> the media.
You want passphrase encryption (not public key) and integrity
gpg --force-mdc --symmetric (thefile)
More information about the Gnupg-users