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How to change the password of certificate in gnupg

peter aerts
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Joined: Jan 22, 2009
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Hello Dears,

I have installed GNUPG and created certificate but at the time of creation it didn't ask me to enter password and now when i am trying to change password with "KELOPATRA" getting error which has attached.

Best Regards.


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Tim Holloway
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I cannot say for certain, but it certainly seems to me that adding a passphrase to a certificate that didn't have one is false security, since anyone could do it if there was not original passphrase.

You are probably better off simply generating a new cert. One that carries a passphrase from its creation.

That's assuming I'm not reading the whole thing wrong and what it's really looking for isn't something like the Gnome Keyring passphrase.


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peter aerts
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Joined: Jan 22, 2009
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Hi Tim,

Thanks for your advice.

Best Regards.
 
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