external keystore option?
wk at gnupg.org
Thu May 11 15:08:10 CEST 2000
On Thu, 11 May 2000, Mikolaj J. Habryn wrote:
> Hmm. How can one tell if one has found the right key? Magic in the
Quite simple: Without the correct key you get only garbled plaintext -
this is easy to detect because the plaintext (actually the encrypted
session key) has some special format and a checksum.
> Yep, or things like signing keys. I presume that in both cases (and
All signing operations.
> secret key that can't be transformed into an encryption/decryption
A secret key is only needed for this:
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