[tor-relays] Tor download signatures

Lunar lunar at torproject.org
Fri Mar 28 09:02:48 UTC 2014

Tora Tora Tora:
> OK, perhaps I have missed "the how" and "which" somewhere, but which
> signature am I supposed to verify the new Tor tarball against? I
> tried the ones mentioned on Tor signing page and none seem to stick. A
> typical message is:
> # gpg --verify tor-{.asc,}
> gpg: Signature made Sun 23 Mar 2014 02:40:49 AM UTC using RSA key ID
> 8D29319A
> gpg: Good signature from "Nick Mathewson <nickm at alum.mit.edu>"
> gpg:                 aka "Nick Mathewson <nickm at wangafu.net>"
> gpg:                 aka "Nick Mathewson <nickm at freehaven.net>"
> gpg:                 aka "[jpeg image of size 3369]"
> gpg: WARNING: This key is not certified with a trusted signature!
> gpg:          There is no indication that the signature belongs to the
> owner.
> Primary key fingerprint: B35B F85B F194 89D0 4E28  C33C 2119 4EBB 1657 33EA
>      Subkey fingerprint: EF00 F369 1387 FCC5 8CD6  8E13 9103 97D8 8D29 319A

That's the correct signature. Quoting

    (I'm trying to take some load off of Roger's shoulders by doing
    releases myself.  This means that the signatures on the release are
    be made with my PGP key, not Roger's.  Please don't freak out.)

Nick's key is listed on the first line of:

Lunar                                             <lunar at torproject.org>
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