[cryptography] [Cryptography] Email encryption for the wider public

Werner Koch wk at gnupg.org
Fri Sep 19 07:26:10 EDT 2014


On Fri, 19 Sep 2014 12:37, givonne at gmx.com said:
> for a key in a key server (keystore).  but, automatically sending a
> separate header sounds, er...automatic, transparent to the user.  and
> lets the system do the work.  long, more than 10 digits,

Actually such a header and an I-D exists for close to a decade

  https://datatracker.ietf.org/doc/draft-josefsson-openpgp-mailnews-header/

Example:

  OpenPGP: id=1E42B367; url=finger:wk at g10code.com

Maybe it can be extended with a "use=always" parameter.


Salam-Shalom,

   Werner

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