[Security] Gajim 0.12's E2E encryption UI

Peter Saint-Andre stpeter at stpeter.im
Thu Aug 21 08:05:30 CDT 2008


Remko Tronçon wrote:
> Hi Brendan,
> 
>> I've posted a description (with screenshots) of Gajim 0.12's end-to-end
>> encryption UI: <http://necronomicorp.com/lab/gajim-0.12-esessions-ui>

Yes, Brendan showed me that IRL at the end of the XMPP Summit last month 
and I think it is quite sensible.

> Thanks for that! I think this is indeed the approach we should take
> for security: explain it properly, instead of trying to hide it.
> Firefox is going that path as well, and makes it pretty hard to just
> click the 'ok' button blindly without realizing you're doing something
> that compromises security.

Agreed, it is appropriately frightening. :)

/psa


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