How secure are smartcards?

Hubert Kario hka at
Tue Jul 26 14:41:26 CEST 2011

On Monday 25 of July 2011 17:45:16 Werner Koch wrote:
> As it is not
> possible to secretly read out the key you will almost always have the
> opportunity to revoke the key before a damage is possible.

The key is also useful for decrypting past communication...

Hubert Kario
QBS - Quality Business Software
02-656 Warszawa, ul. Ksawerów 30/85
tel. +48 (22) 646-61-51, 646-74-24
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