OpenPGP for Java 2.6.4 with improved support for Web of Trust

We are happy to announce that version 2.6.4 of DidiSoft OpenPGP Library for Java has been released.

In this version the support for implementing Web of Trust has been improved. A detailed tutorial chapter describing the new functionality can be found at: Implementing Web of Trust with OpenPGP Library for Java.

Below you can find a list of changes in this release:

[*] : Bug
[+] : New
[-] : Removed
[!] : Modification

HISTORY:
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Version 2.6.4.1
Release date October 22 2013

Changes in package com.didisoft.pgp
[+] KeyStore.importKeyRing(KeyPairInformation) – allow to import a KeyPairInformation object from another KeyStore
[+] KeyStore.importPublicKey(KeyPairInformation) – allow to import the public key component of a KeyPairInformation object from another KeyStore
[+] KeyStore.getMaxTrustDepth() – Retrieves the maximum depth of trust inheritance
[+] KeyStore.setMaxTrustDepth(int) – Sets the maximum depth of trust inheritance
[+] KeyStore.getMarginalsNeeded() – Retrieves how many signatures from marginally trusted keys are needed in order a key to be considered trusted.
[+] KeyStore.setMarginalsNeeded(int) – Sets how many signatures from marginally trusted keys are needed in order a key to be considered trusted

Please don’t hesitate to drop us a line if you have any questions or ideas related to this new functionality.