[MlMt] Note that the SHA1 hash...

Matthias Schmidt beta at admilon.net
Mon Mar 1 10:57:31 EST 2021


On 1 Mar 2021, at 13:04, Eric Sharakan wrote:

> Hi do you use PGP for signing or encrypting mail?  Some time back I 
> had to update my ~/.gnupg/gpg.conf file with this line:
> personal-digest-preferences SHA512 SHA384 SHA256 SHA224
> ...to stop MailMate complaining about SHA1 digests.

still not working, now I get this message:
Risk analysis	The hash function used for the message digest has been 
obsoleted due to security concerns. You should change your OpenPGP 
settings to use a stronger hash algorithm for the digest (such as 

> -Eric
> On Mar 1, 2021 at 06:48:42 EST, Matthias Schmidt via mailmate 
> <mailmate at lists.freron.com> wrote:
> Hello,
> since the update to BigSur I get this alert:
> Note that the SHA1 hash algorithm has been found to have weaknesses
> My keys are set to DSA or RSA
> How can I fix this?

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