GPG, subkeys smartcard and computer

Kristian Fiskerstrand kristian.fiskerstrand at
Mon Feb 20 16:25:46 CET 2017

On 02/19/2017 01:45 PM, Andrew Gallagher wrote:
> And in the case of A and S, there next to no benefit - if one of your
> subkeys is lost you should revoke it immediately anyway

Wouldn't consider this accurate, the typical use case for multiple A
subkeys is per-device usage, explicitly to avoid having to revoke all if
one is compromised.

Kristian Fiskerstrand
Twitter: @krifisk
Public OpenPGP keyblock at hkp://
fpr:94CB AFDD 3034 5109 5618 35AA 0B7F 8B60 E3ED FAE3
Qui audet vincit
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