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GnuPG Basics Explained with Linux GPG Command Examples

by Lakshmanan Ganapathy on October 23, 2012

GnuPG stands for GNU Privacy Guard.

GnuPG is an open implementation of OpenPGP ( Pretty Good Privacy ) standard as defined in RFC 4880. In this article we will cover the installation and the basics of generating keys using gnupg.