15.5 Generate private/public keys
genkeys() function generates a public and private key pair.
A password is required to be set in the dialogue box for the private key.
Two files are written to the active directory.
The default name for the private key is:
And for the public key name is generated by default:
If the private key file is lost, nothing encrypted with the public key can be recovered. Keep this safe and secure. Do not share it without a lot of thought on the implications.