[NZLUG] Getting people to use GPG (was: Email Server)

Volker Kuhlmann hidden at paradise.net.nz
Wed Jun 19 14:51:30 NZST 2013


On Wed 19 Jun 2013 14:21:07 NZST +1200, Tim Westbrook wrote:

> > How can webmail support encrypted emails? The encryption would have to
> > happen on the browser side, otherwise you're sending your private key to
> > the webserver.

> It is clumsy , but is _a_ solution

Hmm. And the web browser does this presumably using javascript code
supplied by the server?!?? 
Does the browser let html etc code call external programs, like gpg? I
suspect not.

Does any such implementation already exist anywhere?

Volker

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