Tag Archive: anonymouse IM

Pidgin-Paranoia – The pidgin one-time pad plugin

Pidgin–paranoia is a plug-in for Pidgin (formerly known as Gaim) that provides information-theoretically secure encrypted conversations using one-time pads. Because the plugin uses a one-time pad where the secrect key has the same length as the message and the key is only used once, the encryption is information-theoretically secure. This means that from the encrypted …

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Off-the-Record Messaging

Off-the-Record (OTR) Messaging allows you to have private conversations over instant messagin. Main Features: Encryption: No one else can read your instant messages. Authentication: You are assured the correspondent is who you think it is. Deniability: The messages you send do not have digital signatures that are checkable by a third party. Anyone can forge …

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Pidgin-Encryption

Pidgin-Encryption transparently encrypts your instant messages with RSA encryption. Easy-to-use, but very secure. Features include: Automatically creates a public/private key pair for you upon loading the plugin Automatically transmits your public key to other users. Supports 512 – 4096 bit keys. Saves keys of known users, and warns you if their public key has changed. …

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Pidgin

Pidgin is an easy to use and free chat client used by millions. Connect to AIM, MSN, Yahoo, and more chat networks all at once. Pidgin and Finch ship with a large collection of officially supported plugins which modify standard behavior in a number of ways. You can manage available plugins by accessing the “Tools” …

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