[jdev] Re: encrypting AND signing messages
stpeter at jabber.org
Thu Aug 12 12:22:00 CDT 2004
In article <20040808233124.46389.qmail at web50006.mail.yahoo.com>,
ippi <heynumbertwo at yahoo.com> wrote:
> I'm looking for a nice way to be able to both encrypt
> and sign a message and yet still maintain
> compatibility with clients that implement JEP-0027.
> If anyone's got any
> thoughts I'd really love to hear them.
All of the existing approaches for encrypting and signing XMPP stanzas
have known issues. I would expect this to be addressed in the next year
(e.g., by the next Council) -- there are some alternatives being
discussed but they are still preliminary. So right now there is no good
solution to your problem, unfortunately, other than sticking with
JEP-0027 until something better is developed.
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