[conspire] Offering GPG/PGP Workshop at CABAL

Daniel Gimpelevich daniel at gimpelevich.san-francisco.ca.us
Sat May 17 05:45:44 PDT 2008

On Sat, 17 May 2008 01:16:28 -0700, Rick Moen wrote:

> I just did some checking on this matter, and it appears that GMail has
> no built-in support for PGP/GPG keys and encrypted mails.  You can
> retrofit such support using a Greasemonkey script
> (http://www.langenhoven.com/code/emailencrypt/gmailencrypt.php).  That's
> basically a hack that rewrites Google's Javascript on the fly, adding
> crypto support to the pages you're interacting with.

Such an approach is quite fallible, and the resulting encryption might not
even be truly end-to-end. However, if you use the MUA of your choice with
GMail's IMAP server, what GMail sees becomes 100% under your control.

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