Key safety vs Backup : History of a bad day (key-restoration problem)

Sven Radde email at
Sun Oct 28 15:37:47 CET 2007

Atom Smasher schrieb:
> 2) AFAIK the shamir secret sharing protocol is great in theory, but there 
> just aren't any practical ways to use it (read: applications).

IIRC it is implemented in PGP.
(Maybe in the commercial/corporate versions only, and maybe not that
particular protocol but they have a way to divide secret keys.)

cu, Sven

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