User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.4a) Gecko/20030302 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.4a) Gecko/20030302 I would love to have a feature to search for certificates for mail address in given directories , VeriSign CA or others (they all support LDAP searches). I.e. if there is no local stored certificate available for an email address show an "search for certs" icon in the new mail windows. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce:
Assignee: mstoltz → dmose
Component: Security: General → LDAP Mail/News Integration
QA Contact: junruh → gchan
Looks like a dupe of bug 149013
yes, looks like a dup. However, i just tested the feature against directory.verisign.com and it is not implemented (well, bug isn't closed yet so this is not very surprising but there seems to be no current work as well). But my feature request might go a little beyond bug 149013: usually, you would use your Mozilla address book and/or a companies LDAP directory to search for email addresses. But you don't have the possibility yet to search against a second or third LDAP directory for email addresses, and maybe only to search for the certificate of a user which is already in your address book. I wouldn't use VeriSign's directory to search for email addresses in general but would perfer my companies directory with all the employees and known partners - but if you need to find a certificate of any other given email address VeriSign is one good place to search for. So now there are already two LDAP directories plus my Mozilla address book.
It might be a bit tricky to figure how to do UI for this that wasn't extremely byzantine. Perhaps it would be a prefs.js-only thing.
Assignee: dmose → kaie
Status: UNCONFIRMED → NEW
Component: LDAP Mail/News Integration → S/MIME
Ever confirmed: true
Product: MailNews → PSM
Summary: search for certificates in certificate authorities LDAP directory → allow certs to be search for on separate LDAP server than autocomplete
Version: Trunk → unspecified
Component: Security: S/MIME → Security: S/MIME
Product: Core → MailNews Core
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