Encryption using GPG

An introduction to GPG on Linux.

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Course description

Email is one of the most widely used communication mediums on the internet and is typically sent in cleartext. GPG will help ensure that your communications are safe from unwanted eyes.

Course syllabus

What is PGP/GPG and what is it good for?Duration: 8:06

An introduction to GPG on Linux.

Demo of GPGDuration: 10:49

Demonstration of using GPG to send digitally signed and encrypted email between systems.

Meet the author

Jason Welsh

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Jason Welsh started experimenting with Linux back in 1994 when it was still packaged on floppy disks. Over the years, he has run just about every flavor of Linux there is as well as a few years trying out FreeBSD.

He has been administering Solaris and Linux systems professionally since around 2003, supporting everything from Linux running on the server hardware to storage to VPNs and firewalls. He’s always on the lookout for new and exciting things to try out in his home lab, which runs a Proxmox server. He’s tolerant of all Linux distributions, but the current favorite is Arch or Manjaro Linux.

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