Error with SimpleSecure
Sun Jul 29 20:46:01 2001
Sorry, I mean to say encrypt with my public key on the server. When it
gets emailed to me, I'll then decrypt it with my secret key. What I want
to know is if theres any problem with leaving my secret key on the shared
server (where hundreds of people use it).
On Sun, 29 Jul 2001, Johan Wevers wrote:
> Weihan Leow wrote:
> > Also, since I'm going to be sending myself submissions signed by my own
> > pub key, is it safe to delete the secring.gpg file off the server?
> _Signed_ with your pubkey? You sign things with your secret key, and decrypt
> the signature with the public key. So this will not work. If you plan to
> send yourself messages encrypted with your pubkey this couold work.
> ir. J.C.A. Wevers // Physics and science fiction site:
> firstname.lastname@example.org // http://www.xs4all.nl/~johanw/index.html
> PGP/GPG public keys at http://www.xs4all.nl/~johanw/pgpkeys.html