Whishlist for next-gen card

Ville Määttä mailing-lists at asatiifm.net
Fri Feb 20 16:07:12 CET 2015

On 20.02.15 15:27, NdK wrote:
>>> 5 - possibility to export private keys to user-certified devices
>> > That pretty much defeats the point of using a smart card in the first place.
> That's not "uncontrolled export", and in fact…
> …(snip)…
> while importing a key (so that you "can't" alter -actually
> it's just "really hard", but doing that should invalidate signatures on
> your master key!- the policy by exporting from a device and importing on
> another).

There in lies the problem. It's really hard -> it's doable.

What is the use case that absolutely needs exportable master keys?


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