[Announce] new gnupg snapshot
Thu Apr 12 20:59:01 2001
On Fri, 6 Apr 2001, Frank Tobin wrote:
> I'm not clearly seeing why importing a secret key, alone, is any threat.
It isn't. I suspect this was a quick hack to solve the problem -- fixing
the trust issue was probably more complicated.
This isn't a good long-term solution; the way PGP handles trust on
imported secret keys is, in my opinion, the optimal way of doing things.
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