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Revision as of 18:14, 5 October 2013

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The GNU Privacy Guard

https://www.gnupg.org/
Complete implementation of the OpenPGP Internet standard

GnuPG is a complete implementation of the OpenPGP standard. It is used to encrypt and sign data and communication. It features powerful key management and the ability to access public key servers.

This package, also known as GPG, is a command line tool with features for easy integration with other applications. A wealth of frontend applications and libraries are available.

Documentation

Full documentation available at: https://www.gnupg.org/documentation/index.html

Notes

Even if you have nothing to hide, using encryption helps protect the privacy of people you communicate with, and makes life difficult for bulk surveillance systems. If you do have something important to hide, you are in good company; GnuPG is one of the tools that Edward Snowden used to uncover the secrets of the NSA.

See also the Email Self-Defense site to learn how and why you should use GnuPG for your electronic communication.

"IRC [irc:irc.freenode.net/#gnupg irc:irc.freenode.net/#gnupg] " IRC general channel
[irc:irc.freenode.net/#gnupg irc:irc.freenode.net/#gnupg]

Related Projects


Extensions, plug-ins, or add-ons for this program

GNU Privacy Assistantgraphical user interface for the GNU Privacy Guard (GnuPG).http://www.gnupg.org/gpa.html
This package is listed in the following Collections:


Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
GPLv3orlaterKelly Hopkins20 July 2010



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Werner Koch Maintainer
J. Michael Ashley Contributor


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
FreeBSDHomepagehttps://www.freshports.org/security/gnupg/
DeveloperVCS Repository Webviewhttps://git.gnupg.org/
SupportE-mailmailto:gnupg-users@gnupg.org
NetBSDHomepagehttp://pkgsrc.se/security/gnupg21
User & DeveloperMailing List Subscribehttps://lists.gnupg.org/mailman/listinfo/
DeveloperDownloadftp://ftp.gnupg.org/gcrypt/gnupg/
UserGeneralhttps://emailselfdefense.fsf.org/
GuixHomepagehttps://www.gnu.org/software/guix/packages/g.html
BugsBug Trackinghttps://bugs.gnupg.org/
DebianHomepagehttps://packages.debian.org/jessie/gnupg
DeveloperDownloadhttps://gnupg.org/download/
Bug ReportE-mailmailto:bug-gnupg@gnupg.org
GentooHomepagehttps://packages.gentoo.org/packages/app-crypt/gnupg
WikiHomepagehttps://wiki.gnupg.org/
DeveloperE-mailmailto:gnupg-devel@gnupg.org


Software prerequisites

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 24 January 2017.



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