Integration of LDAP in Mozilla Thunderbird
By integrating the DFN-LDAP as address book, the certificate and public key of people, with which you initially want to communicate confidentially, can be used . Therefore, every user certificate should be published.
- In Thunderbird select the "Burger Menu" (three stripes) on the right and choose settings
- Open the "Composition" tab
- Scroll to "Addressing"
- Check "Directory Server" and click "Edit Directories..."
- click on "Add" and make the following settings:
- Name: Name of the Address Book (RWTH LDAP, RWTH Address Book..)
Bind-DN: keep empty
Check "Use secure connection (SSL)"
- klick "OK"
- After that, the address book can be found under "Address Book" in the menu bar