I have a new PGP key…

Posted: February 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

I have a new PGP key. It can be found in the ‘About’ page of this site.

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I took may Mac to the Genius Bar recently and the genius decided I need to do a full clean reinstall. I had done a Time Machine backup before going, so I didn’t think much of it.

Unfortunately, I foolishly neglected to export my private key to a USB before doing the reinstall. I thought I would get my key back by restoring from the backup. Newsflash: that doesn’t work.

So I can’t decrypt anything encrypted to my old key. Apologies for any inconvenience this causes.

Comments
  1. zfx says:

    How come your previous post about SSBD is password protected?

  2. […] I want to share is an email I received in December 2013. It is encrypted to a key I lost ages ago, so it’s rendered gobbledygook now. However, I remember the gist of it and I did find a note to […]

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