Please remove MacGPG from due to serious security concerns

Peter Lebbing peter at
Thu Feb 19 18:31:14 CET 2015

On 2015-02-19 18:16, Jonathan Schleifer wrote:
> I also like @ to hide useless output, but is downloading *and
> executing* from a remote location really something you should hide?
> Especially if everything else isn't hidden?

I can understand you're pretty darn pissed off that they executed 
untrusted remote code on your computer, which, I think, explains why 
you're "lashing out" so strongly. And I also think that it was truly 
poorly designed. But I find your quest for bad faith on their part a bit 
far fetched... Never attribute to malice that which is adequately 
explained by stupidity.[1][2]

By now, you should probably cool down a bit. I'd say you've made your 


[1] ; apparently after 
Robert J. Hanlon, not Hansen ;P
[2] Although with security software, a bit of healthy paranoia can be 
warranted, IMHO.

I use the GNU Privacy Guard (GnuPG) in combination with Enigmail.
You can send me encrypted mail if you want some privacy.
My key is available at 

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