From Bugzilla Helper: User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:0.9.8) Gecko/20020205 BuildID: 2002020511 I created a new profile and hte outoging email setting was not set right IMO Use secure SSL connection for outgoing mail, this should be "When available" as the default setting IMO Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1.Check the outgoing email settins 2. 3. Actual Results: Not set to "When available" Expected Results: should be "When available" as the default setting IMO
Assignee: new-network-bugs → mstoltz
Component: Networking → Security: General
Product: Browser → MailNews
QA Contact: benc → junruh
Severity: normal → enhancement
Status: UNCONFIRMED → NEW
Ever confirmed: true
OS: Linux → All
Priority: -- → P5
Hardware: PC → All
Summary: SSL outgoing emai not default Security Issue → [RFE]SSL outgoing emai not default Security Issue
Target Milestone: --- → Future
Assignee: mstoltz → ssaux
Component: Security: General → S/MIME
Product: MailNews → PSM
QA Contact: junruh → alam
Version: other → 2.2
How would client auth fit into this picture if the default was set to whenever possible, the server was configured for SSL connections & required client auth, but the user did not yet have a cert set up for client auth? Would defaulting to connect via SSL whenever possible still be the desirable default?
Summary: [RFE]SSL outgoing emai not default Security Issue → [RFE] [UE] SSL outgoing emai not default Security Issue
This bug confuses me. Is this bug about S/Mime email messages? Or is it about SSL connections? SSL has nothing to do with S/Mime. Please describe more clearly what you are suggesting.
I believe the reporter is requesting that IMAP and SMTP should default to when possible instead of never/no for the SSL setting in the mail prefs.
what mime thing are you confused about? i've never mentioned it its simple to do just change the current default to "use SSL smtp if available" no hastle what so ever JG
Ah, I see, thanks for giving more details. I guess I was confused, because you assigned this bug to component S/Mime, but were talking about SSL. So you are requesting, in a new user profile, the SMTP option should default to "when available". Actually, there is already such a bug. Marking as a duplicate. *** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 97161 ***
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 17 years ago
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
Status: RESOLVED → VERIFIED
Component: Security: S/MIME → Security: S/MIME
Product: Core → MailNews Core
QA Contact: carosendahl → s.mime
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