Using gnupg to crypt credentials used by application to access a database server

Wiktor Kwapisiewicz wiktor at
Mon Jul 16 10:17:00 CEST 2018

> If you use a smartcard there is a hack in scdaemon which allows to work
> without a PIN.

Another alternative to an unlocked smartcard would be to use the TPM as 
the key would be non-exportable and bound to just one machine.

There was a series of patches to add TPM keys support but I don't know 
if it was merged:

Kind regards,


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