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Re: password protect file befor emailing

On Friday, 12. October 2007 15:48, BartlebyScrivener wrote:
> I want to send a longish pdf file to an unsophisticated Windows user.
> If possible I would like to password protect it.
> Is there a way to password protect files on Etch?
> Thanks,
> rd
In my opinion GPG/PGP would be an optimal solution but since the receiving end 
is not very technically oriented, I'd go with an encrypted zip file.

zip -e archive.zip file.pdf

This way you must of course deliver the password in a secure way.

Juha Tuuna

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