Essay on PGP as it is used today

Ryan McGinnis ryan at
Thu Jul 18 04:47:33 CEST 2019

Is that to send them a message or an attachment?

You might look into Firefox Send -- not sure if this satisfies the legal requirements, but it is very robust end to end encryption.

-Ryan McGinnis
PGP: 5C73 8727 EE58 786A 777C 4F1D B5AA 3FA3 486E D7AD
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On Wednesday, July 17, 2019 9:13 PM, raf via Gnupg-users <gnupg-users at> wrote:

> Stefan Claas via Gnupg-users wrote:

> > Andrew Gallagher wrote:
> > 

> > > -   And finally: “don’t encrypt email”? Yes, well. Email is not going away.
> > >     Just like passwords, its death has been long anticipated, yet never arrives.
> > >     So what do we do in the meantime?
> > >     

> > 

> > I think the biggest problems is how can PGP or GnuPG users tell other users,
> > not familar with email encyrption yet, what else to use ...

> At work, when a client insists on email, and I (or the law)
> insist on encryption, I provide them with instructions for
> installing 7-zip and send them an AES-256 encrypted zip or 7z
> file as an attachment. It's the simplest thing I could think
> of that I thought most people could cope with.

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