nasty - tool which helps you to recover your GPG passphrase

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package filename nasty_0.6-3_amd64.deb
Package name nasty
Package version 0.6
Package release 3
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category universe/utils
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 9.42 KB
Installed size 57.00 KB
Nasty is a program that helps you to recover the passphrase of your PGP or
GPG-key in case you forget or lost it. The following features will make things
- set minimum/maximum length of the passphrase
- incremental mode, random mode or reads a file for guessing
- charset filter
This package is useful in forensics investigations.


Package Version Architecture Repository
nasty_0.6-3_i386.deb 0.6 i386 Ubuntu Universe
nasty - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4
libgpgme11 >= 1.2.0


Type URL
Binary Package nasty_0.6-3_amd64.deb
Source Package nasty

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install nasty deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install nasty




2015-07-12 - Joao Eriberto Mota Filho <>
nasty (0.6-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload.
* Migrations:
- debian/rules to new (reduced) format.
- DebSrc to 3.0 format.
- DH level to 9.
* debian/control:
- Added the word 'forensics' to long description.
- Bumped Standards-Version to 3.9.6.
- Fixed a typo in long description.
- Removed dpatch from Build-Depends field. Using quilt now.
- Removed the leading article from short description.
- Updated the Vcs-* fields.
* debian/copyright:
- Updated the copyright information for packaging.
- Updated the GPL-2 license text.
- Using 1.0 format in header.
* debian/patches/:
- Converted all patches (01 and 02) to quilt.
- Renamed all patches from *.dpatch to *.patch.
- 02_add_largefile_support.patch: added a change for LDFLAGS in upstream
Makefile to support GCC hardening.
* debian/README.source: remove because this file is no longer required.
2010-03-05 - Tiago Bortoletto Vaz <>
nasty (0.6-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Change VCS address.
* Change maintainer to Debian Forensics
* Add a new session in the manual page regarding the issue with gpg-agent.
Thanks to Gavin Westwood. (Closes: #568231)
* Update Policy version to 3.8.4
2009-09-27 - Tiago Bortoletto Vaz <>
nasty (0.6-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial Release. (Closes: #547667)

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