[Juser] jingle + encryption + free software?

Torsten Bronger bronger at physik.rwth-aachen.de
Wed Jan 2 23:49:45 CST 2008


Peter Saint-Andre writes:

> Michael Reichenbach wrote:
>> [...]
>> Over insecure networks a man in the middle can log all the
>> traffic, but I don`t want him to be able to intercept any calls.
> Correct. That's why we are working on an end-to-end encryption
> technology that encrypts the entire packet. It's called encrypted
> sessions. It should be supported in Gajim (not sure if that code
> has been released yet).

We have E2E encryption in the released Gajim but I don't know
whether it is the "correct" variant.  I thought that the current way
of E2E is more or less provisional and the XMPP community still has
to settle on a standard.


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