Could someone explain "DEK" for me?

Zuxy zuxy.meng at
Mon Oct 25 15:27:37 CEST 2004

On Mon, 25 Oct 2004 10:07:56 +0200, Werner Koch <wk at> wrote:
> "session key" would be fine with me.  I can't recall why I used "DEK"
> in the error message - its too long ago.

g10/mainproc.c:428 in 1.3.91.
This isnt't an error message but printed when you decrypt a message verbosely.

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