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- What is the package name that provides PGP (Pretty Good Privacy)?
Pretty Good Privacy or PGP was the first application to implement what eventually evolved into the OpenPGP standard and one of the most widely-used (if not the most widely-used) implementations of the OpenPGP standard is GNU Privacy Guard (GnuPG or GPG)
GPG is shipped in Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) as an RPM named gnupg or gnupg2 and is almost always installed by default1
For an introduction to using GPG, consult the RHEL6 Security Guide section on Using GNU Privacy Guard (GnuPG)
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