[Djigzo users] Encryption and Gmail

Dimitri Yioulos dyioulos at firstbhph.com
Tue Jun 23 17:42:06 CEST 2009


Hey, Martijn!

Boy, am I keeping you busy!  Thanks for the Gmail 
How-to.

When I created the Djigzo account me at gmail.com, I 
had the cert mailed there, and it arrives without 
any body text and only an attachment also named 
smime.p7m.  What am I doing wrong?

Dimitri


On Tuesday 23 June 2009 11:28:01 am you wrote:
> When a message is encrypted with S/MIME the
> complete message (including all attachments) is
> converted to an attachment with name smime.p7m.
> You need a S/MIME capable email client to read
> the message. There is a GMail add-on available
> which can be used with Firefox
>
> You need to import the pfx into Firefox. See
> http://www.djigzo.com/help/import_pfx_gmail.htm
>l for instructions on how to use the GMail
> S/MIME add-on with Firefox.
>
> If you open the email from GMail with Outlook
> or any other S/MIME capable client the message
> will be automatically decrypted.
>
> Kind regards,
>
> Martijn
>
> Dimitri Yioulos wrote:
> > As a test of Djigzo (and because some of our
> > mail recipients use public, Web-based mail
> > like Yahoo Mail and Gmail), I've created a
> > Djigzo user (me) with a Gmail account.  In
> > the user's Djigzo profile, I created the
> > Subject trigger "test".  I sent a message to
> > me at gmail.com with the subject "test".  What I
> > received was an email with no message, but an
> > attachment labelled smime.p7m.  The only
> > option I have is to download it, but don't
> > have any idea what the DL is or how to open
> > it.  BTW, I have the FireGPG plugin installed
> > on my copy of Firefox, and it does work with
> > Gmail.
> >
> > Dimitri
>
> --
> Djigzo open source email encryption



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