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FileAssurity Open PGP Command Line - Technical Information

FileAssurity Open PGP Command Line is a flexible tool allowing you to batch encrypt and digitally sign files, folders or archives.   Built-in email and FTP means that secure files can be sent to individuals or to groups of people automatically whilst retaining an audit trail of the actions that have been taken.

File Types supported

Any type of file can be protected regardless of the file extension

Applications supported

  • Works with any application that's output can run in a shell
  • Works with any SMTP service (for the automated sending of secured files)

Open Standards

Based on OpenPGP (PGP, GnuPGP, etc.) and PKI standards it provides complete integration with existing systems and ensures you are not locked into any proprietary and incompatible technology.

OpenPGP Compatibility

  • PGP versions 5.x and above
  • GnuPGP v1.2.3 +
  • Any OpenPGP compliant application

Operating Systems supported

  • Windows XP Professional (SP1 and above)
  • Windows Vista
  • Windows 7, 8, 10
  • Windows 2003, 2008, 2012

Server Requirements  (minimum spec)

  • Pentium V  Processor
  • 1GB RAM
  • 250MB of free disk space

Encryption Algorithms

  • AES.    Key strength 256 bit   (FIPS Pub 197)
  • CAST, 3DES and TwoFish are supported for PGP v5.x and PGP v6.x compatibility

Digital Signature Algorithms

  • RSA.   Key strength 2048-4096 bit
  • DH/DSS.   Key strength 2048-4096/1024 bit
  • Supports any key length for imported keys - a minimum  RSA key length of 1024 bits is required for encrypting files

Hashing Algorithms

  • SHA-1.   Key strength 160 bit
  • MD5 128 bit is supported for imported keys

Secure File Deletion

  • Files are deleted beyond US Government DOD standard 5220.22-M
  • FileAssurity Open PGP Command Line performs 15 write and wipe operations  to ensure your files cannot be recovered
  • Additional measures are used to prevent dedicated file restoration programs recovering your files

Digital Certificate formats supported

  • .P7B (PKCS#7)
  • .PEM
  • .CER (DER & Base 64)
  • .P12   (PKCS#12)
  • .PFX
  • X.509 v2
  • X.509 v3
  • .ASC (OpenPGP RFC 2440)
  • .PKR (PGP public keyring)

FileAssurity Open PGP Command Line supports any Certificate Authorities (CAs) that export their certificates in any of these formats - Verisign, DST, Microsoft, etc.   The majority of CAs offer .P12 format.

You can generate keys and certificates in  FileAssurity Open PGP Command Line that are based on the X.509 standard and the OpenPGP RFC 2440 standard.

File Formats supported

  • .PGP
  • .ASC
  • .GPG

FREE Reader Software

Supports the following features:

  • key generation
  • key import
  • key export
  • decryption of files
  • verification of files

Encryption, digital signing, and secure file deletion is not supported.



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