file encryption and integrity check
erpo41 at hotpop.com
Tue Feb 21 07:21:48 CET 2006
On Mon, 2006-02-20 at 17:46 +0100, Francesco Turco wrote:
> i'd like to know if gnupg is a good choice for encrypting files with a
> password and if it is possible to check if an encrypted file is
> corrupted or not (integrity check). my goal is to burn some files on cds
> and protect them both from other people and from physical corruption of
> the media.
If you want to check if an encrypted file is corrupted or not, MDC will
do that for you.
If you want to protect the files from physical corruption of the media,
you'll need to use some kind of error correction system.
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Size: 189 bytes
Desc: This is a digitally signed message part
Url : /pipermail/attachments/20060220/ac72846a/attachment.pgp
More information about the Gnupg-users