Thunderbird 78.2.1 and 81.0b2 milestone

Patrick Brunschwig patrick at enigmail.net
Sun Aug 30 09:08:33 UTC 2020


Congrats -- a major achievement has been reached!

20 years and 247 days after creation of bug 22687, Thunderbird
officially has its own implementation of OpenPGP. 10 years ago I would
not have even dared to dream that this would ever happen ;-)

-Patrick



On 30.08.2020 03:24, Wayne Mery wrote:
> Thunderbird 78.2.1 and 81.0b2 are both live.
> 
>   * 78.2.1 enables OpenPGP by default
>     https://www.thunderbird.net/en-US/thunderbird/78.2.1/releasenotes/
>   * 81.0b2 ditto, plus a few fixes
>     https://www.thunderbird.net/en-US/thunderbird/81.0beta/releasenotes/
> 
> OpenPGP enabled by default is a new milestone in the evolution of
> version 78.  The UI is now visible for end-to-end (message) encryption,
> aka e2ee, in account settings. 
> 
>   * Introduction
>     https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/introduction-to-e2e-encryption
>   * Ask questions at https://thunderbird.topicbox.com/groups/e2ee
>   * File bug reports at
>     https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/enter_bug.cgi?product=Mailnews%20Core&component=Security:%20OpenPGP
> 
> 
> 
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