|Developer(s)||The Gpg4win Initiative|
|Stable release||3.1.7 (with GnuPG 2.2.15) (March 28, 2019[±])|
|Preview release||3.1.4-beta10 (with GnuPG 2.2.10) (October 15, 2018[±])|
|License||GNU GPL and other free software licenses[which?]|
The original creation of Gpg4win was supported by Germany's Federal Office for Information Security, however Gpg4win and all included tools are free and open source software, and it is typically the non-proprietary option for privacy recommended to Windows users.
Contents of Gpg4win Installer
- GnuPG: the core encryption tool
- Certificate managers
- Kleopatra: certificate manager for OpenPGP and X.509
- GPA: an alternate certificate manager (GNU) for OpenPGP and X.509
- Plugins for email and file encryption
- Gpg4win Compendium: introduction to encryption (OpenPGP and X.509) and user manual for Gpg4win
- "Gpg4win change history". Andre Heinecke. 2019-03-28. Retrieved 2019-03-28.
- "Gpg4win-Beta download directory". Andre Heinecke. 2018-10-15. Retrieved 2018-10-16.
- "Creation of Gpg4win was supported by the German Federal Office for Information Security (BSI).", gpg4win.org
- "Germany's Federal Office for Information Security (BSI)...in 2006...funded the development of GPG4win, europa.eu
- "Encrypted e-mail: How much annoyance will you tolerate to keep the NSA away?", Peter Bright and Dan Goodin, June 15, 2013, Ars Technica
- "Gpg4win: Powerful Encryption for Free" Erez Zukerman, Dec 5 2011, PCWorld