On Fri, 2011-03-04 at 11:55 +0000, David Woodhouse wrote: > On Fri, 2011-03-04 at 06:50 -0500, Matthew Barnes wrote: > > Can you go into more detail about why it's needed? Would help me to > > better understand the use cases. > > Mostly corporate paranoia. If your phone/tablet/laptop is stolen, the > data on it should not be stored in clear text. That would let the thief > read all your ultra-secret memo-list mails.
Would it not make more sense to encrypt files at the filesystem level rather than piecemeal through individual apps? A quick Google search turns up several solutions for Linux. I'm just recounting my experiences working for a defense contractor in a past life. IIRC, laptop hard drives had to be completely encrypted. Perhaps it's a different story for mobile devices? _______________________________________________ evolution-hackers mailing list firstname.lastname@example.org To change your list options or unsubscribe, visit ... http://mail.gnome.org/mailman/listinfo/evolution-hackers