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authorTails developers <amnesia@boum.org>2014-11-30 01:18:37 +0000
committerTails developers <amnesia@boum.org>2014-11-30 01:18:37 +0000
commit42b68d5a18082f4068d5bc8686975626f1c109c2 (patch)
tree50861af83047c31098135d4ba18211d6c3f0a02c
parentd98db0d17c9ea32604ff47b3ff6736a356acd930 (diff)
Warn users that OTR file transfers are not encrypted
-rw-r--r--wiki/src/doc/anonymous_internet/pidgin.mdwn8
1 files changed, 7 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/wiki/src/doc/anonymous_internet/pidgin.mdwn b/wiki/src/doc/anonymous_internet/pidgin.mdwn
index b52fb5b..30270f8 100644
--- a/wiki/src/doc/anonymous_internet/pidgin.mdwn
+++ b/wiki/src/doc/anonymous_internet/pidgin.mdwn
@@ -65,6 +65,12 @@ not private.</p>
</div>
+<div class="caution">
+
+<p><strong>File transfers are not encrypted by OTR.</strong> OTR only encrypts conversations.</p>
+
+</div>
+
To learn how to use OTR with <span class="application">Pidgin</span>,
refer to the documentation from [Security in-a-box: How to Use OTR to
Initiate a Secure Messaging Session in
@@ -78,7 +84,7 @@ feature|doc/first_steps/persistence/configure/#pidgin]].
</div>
-<div class="caution">
+<div class="bug">
In a private OTR conversation over IRC, <strong>a message sent using the
<code>/me</code> command is not encrypted</strong>. The person receiving