Thunderbird and Efail

Matt Harris unicorn.consulting at gmail.com
Wed May 16 22:15:12 UTC 2018


On 17-May-18 3:38 AM, Onno Ekker wrote:
> On 5/16/2018 4:19 PM, Phillip Hallam-Baker wrote:
>>
>> ​The Thunderbird S/MIME implementation is utterly horrid. configuring 
>> TBird to use certs was a 20 minute process​ last time I cared to try. 
>> And none of that is necessary.
>
> I did generate a key and installed it in my Thunderbird profile today 
> in less than 5 minutes.
>
>>
>> There are current discussions on how to make S/MIME fit for use. I 
>> think it very likely that we will see something like ACME emerge but 
>> for SMTP and that there will be free certificate providers.
>
> There is at least one:
>
> https://www.instantssl.com/ssl-certificate-products/free-email-certificate.html?track=8193
>
> Onno
>
/Might as well just go to the source. 
https://www.comodo.com/home/email-security/security-software.php?track=8243/
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