What do you use PGP/SMIME for?
jonathan at bluesunhosting.com
Wed May 7 09:00:04 MDT 2008
On 07 May 2008, at 08:52, Brian Hawkins wrote:
> Out of curiosity what do people on this list use secure email for?
> Is it just to assert your identity? Or is it for encrypting content?
> If the latter, what kind of content are you sending that needs
> Is it just attachments?
> Who are you sending it to?
The reason I got it is so that I could send sensitive information,
like usernames and passwords, to other people that I work with. But
now that I have it I can also use it for the other reasons that you
> How do you get the other person to install PGP/SMIME ?
I threaten to break their arms. Or just ask them nicely. Depends on
who I am asking. Usually it is other technically minded people. I
don't really see a big reason to get my families into encryption.
Although, it could not hurt.
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