Mark H. Wood
mwood at IUPUI.Edu
Wed Mar 3 17:16:21 CET 2010
On Fri, Feb 26, 2010 at 03:53:27PM +0000, MFPA wrote:
> There are privacy issues, especially if user-ids on the key contain
> email addresses. In some cases, the authorities knowing an individual
> used encryption could be a problem.
There are issues of tradecraft, then. Using OpenPGP as a tool for
committing crimes is kind of stupid. There are more secure methods
for a closed community to secure its lines of communication. If one
chooses the wrong tool for a job, or chooses to use it incorrectly, no
blame attaches to others for the consequences of one's choice.
I feel there is a strong assumption among OpenPGP users that our
community is, *ahem*, open.
Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mwood at IUPUI.Edu
Friends don't let friends publish revisable-form documents.
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