Yahoo puts email encryption plugin source code up for review
Yahoo released the source code for a plugin that will enable end-to-end encryption of email messages, a planned data-security improvement prompted by disclosures of U.S. National Security Agency snooping.
The company is asking security experts to look at its code, published on GitHub, and report vulnerabilities, wrote Alex Stamos, Yahoo’s chief information security officer, in a blog post.
The plugin should be ready by year end, wrote Stamos, who gave a presentation on Sunday at the South by Southwest conference in Austin, Texas.
To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here
Read more: Yahoo puts email encryption plugin source code up for review
Story added 16. March 2015, content source with full text you can find at link above.