OpenPGP Smart Card

OpenPGP Smart Card

Intro OpenPGP card is a smart card implementation that is integrated with many GnuPG functions. Using this smart card, various cryptographic tasks, such as encryption, decryption, digital signing/verification, authentication, etc. can be performed. The smart card integrates with a lot of existing software that uses GnuPG, or a PKCS#11 interface. Integration Generally, applications integrate with an OpenPGP smart card using either of the two methods: Using GnuPG. Using OpenSC. Gpg On Windows, GnuPG can be conveniently installed with Gpg4win. Gph4Win…

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Using Secalot with Thunderbird

Intro This tutorial demonstrates how to use Thunderbird to generate a new OpenPGP cryptographic keypair on a Secalot device, change default user and administrator PIN-codes and begin sending signed and encrypted emails. Install GnuPG. On Windows, install Gpg4win. On macOS install GPG Suite. On Linux use your package manager. Open Thunderbird and install the Enigmail plugin. On the “Tools” menu choose “Add-ons”. Click on the “Extensions” tab and search for “Enigmail”. Install the plugin. Restart Thunderbird as prompted. Change PIN-codes.…

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