Files with sec extension may also be found as secured "keyring" from the Pretty Good Privacy software. Contacts saved passwords.

There are 5 other file types using
the SEC file extension!

empty icon.sec - Disney Animation Studio secured animation file

empty icon.sec - Pro/ENGINEER sketch file

empty icon.sec - Construction specification file

sec icon.sec - Sony PlayStation PSP GuinXell SecPlayer video file

empty icon.sec - Migration Wizard secondary IFF data

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SEC file extension - Pretty Good Privacy secret key ring

What is sec file? How to open sec files?

File type specification:

Encoded and encrypted file type icon Encoded and encrypted file type

The sec file extension is associated with the Pretty Good Privacy (PGP) application used to encrypt and decrypt important data.

The sec file contains encrypted private keys used to decrypt data protected by Pretty Good Privacy software.

The default software associated to sec file type:

Symantec Corporation logoPretty Good Privacy  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Symantec Corporation

Pretty Good Privacy is used to protect and share information online. Pretty Good Privacy was developed to help human rights organizations communicate safely via electronic mail. It was later acquired by Symantec.

Help how to open SEC files:

Use Pretty Good Privacy to open .sec secret key ring files.

How to convert file with extension SEC:

As far as we know, this .sec file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .sec file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open sec file, edit sec file, convert sec file, view sec file, play sec file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

  • Others sec file

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with sec file - Pretty Good Privacy secret key ring

Click on the software link for more information about Pretty Good Privacy. Pretty Good Privacy uses sec file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).

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