2048 or 4096 for new keys? aka defaults vs. Debian

Heinz Diehl htd at fritha.org
Fri Oct 25 15:53:25 CEST 2013

On 25.10.2013, Sylvain wrote: 

> Is this zealotry on the Debian front, or something to update in gnupg?

It's a matter of taste, and there are arguments both for and against.
In my case, having a 4096 bit key has no major drawbacks, so I'm using
one. If you trust gpg, you can safely trust the standards Werner and
the other developers have pre-defined for us.

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