Is NFC Appropriate?

Adam Sherman adam at
Thu Feb 9 23:46:53 CET 2017

On 2017-02-09 11:15 AM, Adam Sherman wrote:
> Is it reasonable and appropriate to use a sub-key on an NFC-capable
> SmartCard, such as the YubiKey Neo[3], in conjunction with K9
> Mail[4]?

Re-reading my own post, I realize that I was not clear on my actual
question. Let me rephrase:

Is using an NFC Smart Card with a smart phone for PGP secure? What
pitfalls exist?

Thank you,


Adam Sherman <adam at>

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