[Project_owners] McCoy for extension signing

Nickolay Ponomarev asqueella at gmail.com
Wed Sep 19 03:12:04 PDT 2007


On 9/19/07, Michael Vincent van Rantwijk, MultiZilla
<mv_van_rantwijk at yahoo.com> wrote:
> McCoy is a XULRunner application enables you to update your software in a more secure
> way, but the initial installation stays as is, and thus unprotected.  In other words
> we're not able to offer the same level of security (this compared with
> a.m.o).
>
I'm sure this was mentioned in previous threads, but you can use
InstallTrigger with a hash:

http://developer.mozilla.org/en/docs/Installing_Extensions_and_Themes_From_Web_Pages#Hash

Nickolay


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