[Security] About the Firefox 3 Security Dialog & others

Pavel Simerda pavlix at pavlix.net
Sat Aug 23 09:42:28 CDT 2008


On Sat, 23 Aug 2008 12:02:55 +1000
Duane at e164 dot org <duane at e164.org> wrote:

> Jonathan Schleifer wrote:
> 
> > The problem with GPG is that this is geeks-only.

Non-geeks don't understand security anyway, they will use their
children's names whenever possible for passwords and they will click
"Ok" in any certificate-warning dialog.

Pavel

> It doesn't have to be, a decent interface has been lacking for a long
> time.
> 
> I'm trying to put togeather a suitable framework within the keys
> themselves to be more useful, but that still leaves the end user
> interfaces lacking.
> 
> http://www.ietf.org/internet-drafts/draft-groth-openpgp-attribute-extension-00.txt
> 


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