Modernizing Web-of-trust for Organizations

Kristian Fiskerstrand kristian.fiskerstrand at
Fri Jan 5 09:18:50 CET 2018

On 01/05/2018 01:46 AM, Lou Wynn wrote:
> On 01/04/2018 04:15 PM, Kristian Fiskerstrand wrote:
>> On 01/05/2018 01:12 AM, Lou Wynn wrote:
>>> I guess that you've missed somewhere I said in my previous posts that
>>> the end user chooses his own password to protect his key password, which
>>> is meant to prevent others from using his private keys.
>> At which point I'm wondering about your priorities, if the corporation
>> doesn't have access to the data (without the specific encryption key
>> being included) what is the value?
> Sorry, I don't get it. Can you explain your question again? What data,
> in which scenario?

Businesses have reasonable need to access their data, so they need to
have access to his private keys, which contradicts "which
is meant to prevent others from using his private keys", although
reading it again I presume you're limiting the statement to
non-authorized personnel in the normal scenario?

Kristian Fiskerstrand
Twitter: @krifisk
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"In politics stupidity is not a handicap."
(Napoleon Bonaparte)

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