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#19274
Posted: 03/02/2012 10:44:59
by Daniel Medina (Standard support level)
Joined: 06/21/2011
Posts: 20

Hi,

I'm encrypting some mails using PGP MIME, but after the PGP Message header (-----BEGIN PGP MESSAGE-----) I got the following version information:

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Version: SecureBlackbox 5


Is there a way to customize this?

I'm using .Net version 9.1.214.0


Thanks

(And why does it says SecureBlackbox 5?)
#19275
Posted: 03/02/2012 10:52:39
by Vsevolod Ievgiienko (EldoS Corp.)

Thank you for contacting us.

Unfortunately this header is hard-coded. We'll change our code in order to allow its modification. The changes will go to the next SBB build.
#19276
Posted: 03/02/2012 11:37:08
by Eugene Mayevski (EldoS Corp.)

You can replace the value after the message is assembled (right in the output message data). I think this should not affect the signature (but I can be wrong, so please verify this).

As for why - this has been simply overlooked and as this value doesn't matter much, nobody cared to report us (or maybe nobody needed to change the value).


Sincerely yours
Eugene Mayevski

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