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Re: adding digital signature to email?

From: Mark Blackman <mark_at_nospam>
Date: Wed Oct 27 2010 - 16:02:36 GMT
To: wrote:
> In case of e-mail it is most of the time more of validating the sender
> in common-sense (Anscheinsbeweis) and not legally-binding. At least here
> in germany there is no valid *automatic* signing anyway which could be
> legally-binding.

Validating the sender is very much worth something, but having a
unencrypted private key on a 3rd party server is still something I'd
raise an eyebrow about.

I'd say DKIM is probably slightly more appropriate for this requirement
in general, but I can see that many people like the per-sender validatio

- Mark