Feature request: --creation-date option
wk at gnupg.org
Tue Jan 30 14:03:41 CET 2007
On Sun, 28 Jan 2007 20:12, gnupg-devel_list at danner-net.de said:
> But your description doesn't say whether the transferred value exactly
> represents the resulting timestamps or is only used to calculate an
> internal timestamp offset initially so that the seconds passed while
It is an offset.
> key creation still influence the timestamp of the signature. If the
> latter applies the time interval between creation and signing would
> allow to draw conclusions concerning the equipment that was used.
That is a good suggestion we will change the self-signature creation
routine to not reveal this information.
Filed as bugs 750 and 751 (http://bugs.gnupg.org/750)
Won't go into 2.02, though.
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