Hibernation and secret keys
wk at gnupg.org
Wed Feb 11 12:18:20 CET 2009
On Wed, 11 Feb 2009 02:17, dshaw at jabberwocky.com said:
> GPG does have some countermeasures against this sort of thing, but
> given the nature of the problem, they are far from infallible.
For example you can send a HUP to gpg-agent from a suspend event script.
This makes sure that gpg-agent clears its passphrase cache. It doesn't
help if session keys are still in memory.
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