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Re: [tor-talk] Accepting Java

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On 2011-07-12 00:09, JW wrote:
> Max wrote:
>> On 2011-07-11 18:46, JW wrote:
>>> Lalle Bralle wrote:
>>>> I'm trying to get countermail working with my TOR bundle I use
>>>> on a USB stick for added security and anomity when I feel I
>>>> need it. However, I believe Java has some security holes that's
>>>> why it's not accepted. While that's good I need TOR to accept
>>>> java so I can access countermail's login applet and considering
>>>> their site's security (no IP logging, added end-to-end
>>>> encryption, OpenPGP encryption, digital certificates) along
>> with
>>>> the fact the added anomity I will receive by using a TOR bundle
>>>> on my USB stick with a portable FireFox it should not be that
>>>> harmful.
>>>> Anyone that could help me?
>>> I, too have never found a recipe for success with Countermail.
>>> Indeed, the Countermail Engine requires Java in order to work. I
>>> have seen web traffic from the Countermail Team regarding Java
>>> security issues. You may want to write to them directly and ask.
>>> They will respond. They'll explain to you why they feel it's not
>>> an issue.
>>> I actually wound up accessing Countermail through Google Chrome 
>>> and a Tor connection with JanusVPN. That works well, but then 
>>> with Tor you run into the issue where you can login, but then you
>>> go to access your mail, or reply and you have to login again due
>>> to Tor's constantly shifting IP's. Countermail was supposed to
>>> be working on this issue,but I've yet to see a resolution.
>>> Bottom line, without Java CM won't work and with Tor it doesn't 
>>> play nicely either.
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>> Ah, ok. I will contact them as I've been asking questions and they 
>> respond quickly. Now it's always great with competition and other
>> than AnonymousSpeech I haven't find any other decent anonymous
>> e-mail domains. Could you or anyone as well recommend some other
>> that works well with tor? I like both, I guess AS is preferred via
>> TOR because it doesn't use Java.
> Actually, one CAN use Countermail in an email client such as
> Thunderbird , with the appropriate settings, and  with Tor. I just
> set that up. No real need to access Countermail through a browser.
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I forgot to ask. How do I actually check if Thunderbird is going through
TOR? I have setup so it works with firefox but there's a check site for
Version: GnuPG v2.0.17 (MingW32)
Comment: Using GnuPG with Mozilla - http://enigmail.mozdev.org/

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