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Jul
21
comment PGP message integrity : How can receiver of an email check the integrity using the sender's public key?
Yes, for RSA any of the two keys can be used for encrypting, and the respective other key for decrypting.
Jun
8
comment Familiar key signing over video call
Are you really sure this is faster and/or easier at all than just reading out loud the fingerprints / key ids? ;)
Dec
13
comment How is a PRNG used in the PGP?
You asked three questions, I answered the first two of them. I don't know the mathematical background well enough to further explain the third one, other can do better.
Dec
10
comment How is a PRNG used in the PGP?
When not creating a new public-private key pair, it is only used for block ciphers. such a block is an arbitrary random number of a given size.
Jul
28
comment Is my identity exposed when publishing my public key or encrypting with PGP?
I answered the new question. Yes, I was talking about email headers which are not encrypted when using OpenPGP.
Jul
8
comment Is it possible to change PGP / GPG Key Size on an exisiting key?
If main parts of your answer aren't written by yourself, you should mark them as "Wiki Answer".
Jul
7
comment Is it possible to change PGP / GPG Key Size on an exisiting key?
Have a look at this answer I gave on SuperUser for a similar question.
Mar
5
comment GPG vs PGP vs OpenSSH and management of them
In the FAQ I'm reading "to security.SE if you want to know what you should do now" and this question seems all about what to do, not about "the internals" of the algorithms.
Mar
5
comment GPG vs PGP vs OpenSSH and management of them
Probably belongs to security stack exchange.