Why is ~/.gnupg/trustdb.gpg readable by all?

Bud Rogers budr@sirinet.net
Fri Feb 9 01:30:01 2001

On Thursday 08 February 2001 15:45, George Sinclair wrote:

> A web of trust really involved two issues. The first is signing keys
> and the second is how much trust you place in the owner (original) of
[snip a long and thoughtful explanation]
> The final thing on trust is this: Add as needed and *only* if needed.
> All in all, build you web of trust slowly and never give anyone a
> level of trust higher than necessary to do your job. Substantiate
> everything within reason.
> Hope this helps.
Yes, that helps a bunch. Thank you! -- Bud Rogers <budr@sirinet.net> http://www.sirinet.net/~budr/zamm.html All things in moderation. And not too much moderation either.