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Author Topic: Encrypting Google Calendar event text With Firefox Extensions and GnuPG  (Read 1502 times)

byron mc

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Well since some businesses require their employees to use Google Calendar and many college student use it at even though we at TMM disagree with Google's privacy practices some will find it necessary to use it.
This is a way to use it encryption -


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IBM's Nathan Harrington has an interesting essay on using open-source tools to ensure privacy on Google Calendar:
Store only encrypted data for event names and descriptions in Google Calendar.
Firefox 1.5 or greater is required, as well as GnuPG - the Gnu Privacy Guard, also you can download the sample code (27k Zipfile) at the link below.

15 Jul 2008
here's how with screen shots
http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/linux/library/wa-googlecal/index.html?ca=dgr-lnxw97wa-googlecal&S_TACT=105AGX59&S_CMP=GRsitelnxw97

With the tools and code presented in this article, you can now store encrypted event text only in Google Calendar.
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