Problems with private keyring?

Marlow, Andrew (London) MarloAnd at
Fri Mar 23 09:52:10 CET 2001

> -----Original Message-----
> From:	Werner Koch [SMTP:wk at]
> Sent:	Thursday, March 22, 2001 6:07 PM
> To:	gnupg-devel at
> 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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