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Re: Security guidelines for Debian people


Am Sonntag, den 30.10.2011, 17:33 +0000 schrieb Lars Wirzenius:
> * Store your master PGP keys on at least two USB thumb drives.
>   - use full-disk encryption on the drives
>   - don't use them for anything else

given that PGP already protects keys with passphrases, what is the
benefit of adding another layer of crypto? Is the protection GPG offers
via the passphrase not sufficient?


Joachim "nomeata" Breitner
Debian Developer
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