WARNING: unsafe permissions on homedir
samuel at Update.UU.SE
Wed Oct 8 00:31:32 CEST 2003
On Tue, Oct 07, 2003 at 01:38:45PM -0700, Frank Calfo wrote:
> Running GPG on Linux, I get this warning: WARNING: unsafe permissions on
> what should the permissions on the directory that contains the keystore be ?
It should not be world readable.
should do it.
The point is to protect your private key, if someone gets a copy of it
the only barier left is your passphrase.
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