@rysiek So many of the cryptographers I've followed over the years, whom I learned about PGP from and through, are now spending time slamming it and calling it a once, now, and always failure.
Maybe I missed a memo someplace.
Quite honestly, GnuPG at some point started being a problem, rather than a solution. Hence projects like @sequoiapgp , who are doing some amazing work with making OpenPGP, well, usable.
At the same time, it remains a useful and important tool. People ain't going to move off of e-mail, because there's no-where to move to:https://sequoia-pgp.org/blog/2021/06/29/202106-yes-we-want-cryptographic-protection-for-email/
That's a great article! This point is one I rarely see mentioned:
there is a fair amount of evidence that people who have a pressing need can use OpenPGP successfully
I'm glad I'm not the only one banging that drum. And thanks for turning me on to Sequoia PGP, which I was unaware of!
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