hashed user IDs [was: Re: Security of the gpg private keyring?]

Johan Wevers johanw at vulcan.xs4all.nl
Thu Mar 10 18:17:17 CET 2011

On 10-03-2011 2:12, Jeffrey Walton wrote:

> Imagine you are Tunisian or Libyan or some other nationality where
> disagreeing with the regime might get you killed. Would you want your
> name and email associated with another's keyring?

I would not sign any key in that case. Even more, I would not sign any
email so the regime could prove I wrote it. I would only encrypt them.

> Or would you prefer anonymity?

Of course.

Met vriendelijke groet,

Johan Wevers

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