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PGP public key flagged as malicious to root. Was ran before
Hello I had used this pgp public key on my win10 OS with pgptool to message someone. Then when i used that same public key in whonix OS console it came back with some type of warning about malicious ...
Is it normal, that some companies just sign the txt file which contains the sha value of the program?
Scenario A: Suppose I have an .exe file, the provider offers a sha1 txt file with hash value and this txt file is gpg signed. So I check if the hash value matches the exe file and then download the ...
Sub-key or new key-pair? (PGP/GPG Newbie)
I saw a PGP/GPG key of a dude on the internet with different sub-keys. The reason is that when one sub-key expires, he creates a new one. Now, from a security protective, is it better to create a new ...
Changing the encryption algorithm used for PGP/GPG private key
I've read a number of posts regarding changing the algorithm used to encrypt my private PGP keys. However, nothing I have tried seems to work. I am using gpg4win: gpg (GnuPG) 2.3.4 libgcrypt 1.9.4 ...
GPG4WIN Kleopatra does not require RSA secret key components to decrypt
I was thinking of using gpg4win to encrypt files I'll upload to cloud storage services. I already use 7-zip so if I just wanted to password protect my files I could have easily done it, but I wanted ...
Key pairs extension / version
I read in some docs, there are several version of GPG key extension available. For ex: gpg, ascii, p12 I know .gpg extension is in binary, and Ascii is in text. But I want to know their differences ...
Is it possible for me to somehow verify that the PGP message blob I just generated contains what I intended for it to contain?
I have this text: Would you mind stopping by the local store and buy some baking soda for tomorrow, Betty-Sue? Betty-Sue has given me her public PGP key, which I have imported and now use to encrypt ...
gpg: Every private key export (of the same key-pair) is different
gpg version: 2.2.16 (as part of Gpg4win 3.1.9). Is this supposed to happen: Every export of my private key partially differs from every other export as follows: 2 middle chunks of the main block, and ...
Kleopatra importing private key
I'm using Kleopatra Version 3.1.4-gpg4win-3.1.5. I try to import private key (my private key is in a separate file, just a plain text) with GUI and I've got it imported without any problems. However, ...
gpg ignores passphrase on my key stored on yubikey 5 nfc
I just set-up my yubikey 5 nfc with 3 seperate subkeys (S, E, A). While encrypting and decrypting works fine (self-tested), I'm questioning the fact that gpg only ever asks me for the yubikey's pgp ...
GPG: how to encrypt using a keyfile? (symmetric)
In Ubuntu this produces a "filename.txt.gpg" file and works: $ gpg --symmetric --passphrase-file keyfile.key filename.txt In debian, I get a popup requesting I enter a password... How do I encrypt ...
How to tell if a "PGP PRIVATE KEY BLOCK" is passphrase protected?
I've used gpg4win's Kleopatra tool to create an OpenPGP RSA personal certificate. I want to export the private key for several reasons (import it on another machine, as well as backing it up in ...