March 19th, 2007 by Keith

Gpg4win 1.0.9 – Email Security using GnuPG

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Sending emails over the Internet can be insecure. Particularly, when the hosting server has prying eyes, capable of scanning your plain text messages. As such, you will need encryption to secure your messages. Under Windows environment, there is a free utility, known as Gpg4win, which is capable of securing your email messages.

The following modules are included in the package.

  • GnuPG: The core; this is the actual encryption tool
  • WinPT: A key manager and helper for various encryption matters
  • GPA: Another key manager, tasts are simply different
  • GPGol: A plugin for Microsoft Outlook 2003 (email encryption)
  • GPGee: A plugin for Microsoft Explorer (file encryption)
  • Sylpheed-Claws: A complete email program including the plugin for GnuPG

Download Link
Gpg4win 1.0.9

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