In today’s blog post we will show which personal information you can store on Cryptoucan™ and how to change it on macOS. You can also watch the instructional video on this topic that’s at the end of this article.
Although Cryptoucan™ has laser engraved customizable markings on the backside, it can be handy to have editable user identification, too. We understand that our device can be bought by companies that do not want to permanently assign the tokens by engraving user’s name on it. That’s why you can have holder’s name inside. This gives you the opportunity to re-use tokens.
Picture 1: Laser engraving on the backside of the device
If you want to see the step-by-step video guide, feel free to watch this video.
Thic action can be done using Thunderbird email client with Enigmail add-on.
Enigmail Key Management window will pop up
Now we got to OpenPGPG SmartCard Details window. Here is where the action takes place!
Picture 2: OpenPGPG SmartCard Details window with personal details filled in
Before we will be able to edit anything in this window, we have to:
As you can see, these are the fields you can edit:
Even if you don’t want to save your personal information inside the token, please make sure that at least the toggle in the “Force signature PIN” field is set to “Yes” – which is an important security feature.
Video 1: Cryptoucan™ usage: Personalization on macOS
And that’s it! Thank you very much for reading, we will see you next week!
1. More info: https://trustica.cz/en/2019/02/14/cryptoucan-engraving-customizations/
2. More info: https://trustica.cz/en/2019/02/21/cryptoucan-usage-first-look/
5. Wikipedia: List of ISO 639-1 codes: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_ISO_639-1_codes