Tag: public key

  1. PGP key update.

    17 August 2011

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    As of 1818 EST5EDT on 17 August 2011, I ran the gpg --refresh-keys command
    on my primary workstation. In the process of downloading and uploading new
    signatures and keys, GnuPG suggested that I change my preferences;
    specifically, the message digest and encryption algorithms that it defaults to
    whenever it runs. I accepted the changes and was forced to re-export and
    re-upload my public key. The size of the key has changed (due to being
    re-exported and saved to a file) but the key itself has not. The key ID and
    fingerprint are still the …


  2. Bastille Linux domain hijacked by domain squatter; project renamed, relocated.

    13 September 2007

    Some time on Monday, the Bastille Linux project was notified that someone had hijacked their domain, namely, a domain squatter named Mykhaylo Perebiynis who is willing to return use of the domain name for the paltry sum of $10kus. The official announcement can be read here. However, because the Bastille security system has been running on more than just Linux for a few years now (vis a vis HP-UX and Mac OSX), Jay Beale has decided to rename the project to Bastille Unix and acquire a new domain name while his lawyers fight it out with Perebiynis.

    Beale is also …