[JDEV] Secure instant messaging.
Michael F. March
march at indirect.com
Sat Feb 3 14:23:23 CST 2001
It would be great if this client could have a
mode where you can secure end to end communication
but not necessarily have the communication be
authenticated. This would be great for an
applet mode of this client where you would not
necessarily have a permanent private key.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Tim McCune" <timm at channelpoint.com>
To: <jdev at jabber.org>
Sent: Friday, February 02, 2001 1:43 PM
Subject: RE: [JDEV] Secure instant messaging.
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> Imjay (http://imjay.sourceforge.net) uses asymmetric key encryption
> in its messages. It uses Diffie-Hellman by default, but the
> algorithm is pluggable through JCE. It hasn't seen any active
> development for the past few months, but I'm planning to get moving
> on it again soon. It stores public keys on the server in the user's
> vcard profile and the private key in a local configuration file.
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Ted Rolle [mailto:TRolle at uwgrocers.com]
> > Sent: Friday, February 02, 2001 1:18 PM
> > To: 'jdev at jabber.org'
> > Subject: RE: [JDEV] Secure instant messaging.
> > James: you have voiced a concern of mine, too.
> > Would it be practical to pick up public keys from a key
> > server, plus adding
> > the ability to use a PGP secret key disk?
> > Ted
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