Version 2016 R3: Elliptic curve cryptography and enhanced certificate validation

This is a major release - it adds support for various elliptic curve ciphers to Rebex components based both on TLS/SSL and SSH. Due to limited support for elliptic curve algorithms in Windows and .NET Framework, you might need to register a plugin to make this work - depending…

Version 2016 R2.2: Maintenance release

We have released a new version of Rebex components - this is a maintenance release that brings several workarounds, bugfixes and enhancements. For a complete list of changes in 2016 R2.2, see the release history.…

Version 2016 R2.1: File Server for Universal Windows Platform, bug fixes and workarounds

The new version of Rebex components brings several enhancements, workarounds and bug fixes, but also adds experimental UWP support for Rebex File Server. Highlights include: Experimental support for Universal Windows Platform in File Server Rebex File Server binaries for Universal Windows Platform are now available. Supported platforms include Windows 10,…

How to authenticate to Gmail with Rebex Secure Mail using OAuth 2.0

Google Account passwords are precious and it's not a good idea to share them with random third-party applications you don't fully trust. That's why Google has been promoting OAuth 2.0, an open authentication protocol that makes it possible for users to grant access to Gmail and other services to…

How to register your app for Gmail OAuth 2.0 authentication

To set up OAuth 2.0 for your application, you have to register your application at Google Developers Console (for free). When you register, you will get client ID and client secret that will identify your application and enable OAuth authentication. Steps to set up OAuth 2.0 for Gmail:…