[ILUG] resetting GPG passphrase
jmglov at gmail.com
Tue Mar 9 15:46:48 GMT 2010
On 8 March 2010 20:57, Brian Foster <blf at utvinternet.ie> wrote:
> I've forgotten the passphrase to a GPG key-pair.
> Is it possible to change the passphrase without
> knowing the curent (forgotten) passphrase?
Nope. Get l0ftcrack or John the Ripper out. :)
> (Can I delete the old key-pair without knowing
> the passphrase?)
You can delete it from your keyring, but you cannot revoke it, unless
you thought to generate a revocation certificate and stash it
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