Cool Software – OTR   Leave a comment

Off the Record Messaging.  A plugin for Gaim Instant Messenger or Trillian that supports a nice set of security-related functionality.  A geek-level description of the protocol is here, describing the AKE and the encryption algorithms in the back-end.

Installing is easy on Fedora Core (via a number of repositories) or Mandriva.

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Posted July 23, 2007 by padraic2112 in security, software, tech

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