v2.3 of gnupg for automation?

Werner Koch wk at gnupg.org
Wed Oct 27 09:33:16 CEST 2021

On Tue, 26 Oct 2021 18:21, Robert J. Hansen said:

> That's true, and is correct.  If you're passing a passphrase via the
> command line, that passphrase becomes visible to anyone with the
> privileges to get a list of processes and arguments.  At that point the
> passphrase really isn't providing much in the way of security.

I fully agree.

If, for whatever reasons, a passphrase is required the suggested
workaround is to add


to the gpg invocation.



Die Gedanken sind frei.  Ausnahmen regelt ein Bundesgesetz.
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