Confirmation for cached passphrases useful?

Werner Koch wk at
Tue Oct 12 20:48:42 CEST 2010

On Tue, 12 Oct 2010 11:10, mailinglisten at said:

> There are ways to prevent this. E.g. I protect important and hardly ever 
> changed files like ~/.gnupg/options with root priviledge (chattr immutable on 

It doesn't help - you need to protect gpg.conf and gpg.conf-2 and
gpg.conf-2.0 and so on.  BTW, ~/.gnupg/options is deprecated for ages.



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