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Re: crypto flaw in secure mail standards
From: "Riad S. Wahby" <rsw () mit edu>
Date: Sun, 24 Jun 2001 00:51:02 -0400
Derek Atkins <warlord () MIT EDU> wrote:
The problem is not at all with the crypto. The problem is with the
integration of the crypto with applications like e-mail.
In this spirit, I have produced a patch for Mutt that adds an option
to include the To:, From:, CC:, and Subject: headers at the end of PGP
This patch happens to interact somewhat with a previous patch I
produced that allows Mutt to optionally send PGP messages as
content-type text/plain for broken mail clients like nmh and Eudora,
so I have integrated both into a single patch.
It applies against mutt-1.2.5i; I haven't tested it against others,
but I suspect it should work fine.
rsw () mit edu
MIT VI-2/A 2002