GPG on Mac OSX

GPG on Mac OS X can be done either at the command line, or with a GUI front-end. In either case, software must be installed as Gnu Privacy Guard is not part of the OS X installation (it is included in virtually all Linux distributions, though).

To use GPG under OS X with a GUI front end, see:

  • GPGTools is a software suite that includes an OS X port of GPG as well as related tools for using GPG with a GUI interface in OS X.
  • See Quick Start Tutorial after running the GPG Tools installer.

To use GPG on OS X at the command line, most Linux/UNIX instructions should work; including the following:

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