Client: We can't decrypt that file you sent. Can you send us the private key you used so we can open it?
Me: ..... my head hurts.
@mike A little knowledge is a dangerous thing.
@mike "I don't have your private key, and furthermore, if I did, you should be panicking."
@alexbuzzbee I can see the confused looks now.
@mike Sometimes Wikipedia can be surprisingly useful.
@mike Was that an email you got? It could be someone trying to social engineer you (or maybe I've just been reading too much Mitnick)
@Naughtylus Not likely. It came from a Business Systems Analyst who was talking directly with a client. Normally the BSAs are familiar with the client contacts. It's possible it was phishing, but I'd be pretty surprised. Either way, that's a whole lotta "No".
@mike I didn't say they were good 😂
@mike If someone does that to me, it’s his head that would hurt. 👿
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