mobile GPG installation

Werner Koch
Sat May 10 11:50:02 2003

On Fri, 9 May 2003 23:22:36 -0400, David Shaw said:

> Note that this isn't terribly secure - an untrusted computer can
> easily have a program on it to snatch your keys.

We are working on a GnuPG smartcard; expect a prototype in about 2
months.  For cost reasons it will only allow for 1024 bit RSA but you
can be sure that the secret keys will stay non-compromised by remote
attacks or trojans in Internet cafes.



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