[Pidgin] #4644: Standard Encryption

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Sun Jan 13 21:37:16 EST 2008

#4644: Standard Encryption
Reporter:  jd1123       |       Owner:  lschiere    
    Type:  enhancement  |      Status:  new         
Priority:  minor        |   Component:  unclassified
 Version:  2.3.1        |    Keywords:  encryption  
 Pending:  0            |  
 I think a standard encryption plugin should come with the client. This
 would make encryption between users pretty easy and seamless. Right now, I
 use OTR, but I don't think it's been updated in a while, and it is hard to

 Currently, I believe Trillian, the only real competitor to pidgin, has
 built in encryption, but it's obviously much less transparent than
 pidgin's would be. I think having a plugin bundled with pidgin would be a
 great step forward.

Ticket URL: <http://developer.pidgin.im/ticket/4644>
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