AIM Encryption?

JanuszA.Urbanowicz JanuszA.Urbanowicz
Tue Mar 26 17:33:02 2002

Case, Cory wrote/napisa=B3[a]/schrieb:
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> All,
> Is it possible to use gpg to encrypt AOL Instant Messenger communications?
> We're interested in using AIM in our corporate environment, but are very
> concerned about the lack of encryption of these messages as they travel o=
> the internet to AOL & back.
> Alternatively, is there another product available that would offer the bu=
> list & chat features of AIM, in a secure message transport?  We're less
> interested in the ftp, chat room, and other AIM features.  It's the IM
> portion that is of most interest to us.

Jabber with Gabber client. Jabber is an open IM (see and and some clients, partucularly Gabber (for GNOME) and
at least one windows client support PGP encryption (Gabber uses GnuPG).

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