How secure are smartcards?

Jerome Baum jerome at
Tue Jul 26 17:57:01 CEST 2011

Depends where you keep the backup.

(Excuse the top post -- Android)


Am 26.07.2011 16:29 schrieb "Werner Koch" <wk at>:

On Tue, 26 Jul 2011 14:41, hka at said:

> The key is also useful for decrypting past commun...
Well, you should have a backup of the decryption key.  It is cheaper to
steal that backup than to crack the card.



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