#291 new
steve

add warning when user switches away from hkps key server

Reported by steve | November 22nd, 2014 @ 08:08 PM

Users should be notified whenever they try to enter a non-hkps server, that their gpg "address book" might be leaked when searching for keys, updating them and on other key server related operations.

  1. GPG Keychain should only include the hkps sks key server cluster address hkps://hkps.pool.sks-keyservers.net in the default key servers list
  2. if the user enters a custom key server without hkps, display a warning about possible security implications
  3. store any working servers (hkp after warning and hkps) which are entered by the user in the key server list

When this is fixed in GPG Keychain, it should be ported to GPGPreferences.

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