Cannot read encrypted emails
Anthony E. Greene
Tue Dec 24 16:08:02 2002
On 24-Dec-2002/08:53 -0500, John Warrick <JWarrick@comcast.net> wrote:
>On Mon, 2002-12-23 at 21:44, John Warrick wrote:
>> I have a problem that I hope someone can help me with. First, a little
>[Snip] See previous posting....
>First off, I've subscribed to the listing so I can see the replies.
>Did some additional testing last night and figured out that when I send
>encrypted email from my Linux box to my Win2K box, that the contents of
>the message are actually embedded in a file attachment called
>encrypted.asc on the Win2K side. There is also a file called AT000xx.dat
>(where xx are incremental numbers -- i.e., AT00015.dat).
>Although I get the message "This email is neither encrypted nor signed"
>I can save the file (encrypted.asc) to disk and run:
>gpg --decrypt encrypted.asc and this is what I see:
This is a PGP/MIME message. I don't think the Outlook/Outlook Express
plugins can handle this OpenPGP message format. Try configuring your Linux
mailer to use inline messages instead of PGP/MIME.
Anthony E. Greene <mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org>
OpenPGP Key: 0x6C94239D/7B3D BD7D 7D91 1B44 BA26 C484 A42A 60DD 6C94 239D
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