Default to HKPS, not HKP
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If a keyserver URI is specified with no scheme, gnupg defaults to using HKP on port 11371. keyserver traffic is even more than other traffic something that shouldn't be plaintext, so I would welcome a change to default to HTTPS, requiring users who want to use a plaintext transport to be explicit about it.

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2.2.13
Valodim created this task.May 10 2019, 2:13 PM
werner triaged this task as Normal priority.

A possible exception here is that .onion TLDs should stick with HKP by default

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