ProtonMail BETA v1.08 Release Notes

We are happy to announce the release of ProtonMail v1.08. As usual, please completely clear your browser cache to make sure you load the latest version of ProtonMail. Also, among all the security researchers who helped us, we’d like to give special thanks this time to Mar Adrian Belen for security tests for this Version 1.08 release.

New Features

  • Now you can reset your login password if notification email is set.
  • You can send an email to your contact from Contacts page.
  • Message can be filtered by by Read/Unread.
  • Add Message Password validation for outside encrypted message.
  • Order the contact list by contact name alphabetically.
  • Improved administrative page to allow faster customer support.

Bug Fixes

  • Stronger protection for signup form token.
  • Fixed wrong attachment name extension on some versions of Safari.
  • The line of ‘Hint’ will not be shown in encrypted outside message if the hint is not set.
  • Allow hyphen/dash in contact name.
  • Fixed occasional incomplete download of attachment with file size larger than 1M.

Known Issues

  • Multiple attachments not properly supported.
  • Mobile and Tablet not yet fully supported.
  • Attachments are not encrypted.

Security Fixes

  • Cookies are set to HttpOnly
  • Enhancing CSRF protection in ajax calls
  • XSS on Contact name field

About the Author

Jason Stockman

Jason is a co-founder of ProtonMail. He works on building ProtonMail's webmail interface and front-end encryption. Jason has 10+ years experience building websites and applications.

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9 comments on “ProtonMail BETA v1.08 Release Notes

  • I am having trouble adding contacts now. The name remains blank, and only e-mail address goes through. Same goes for editing existing contacts – no matter what I input, the name field does not display the name, but rather copies person’s e-mail address there.

    I will poke around, and if anything else comes up, I will let you know!

    Keep up the good work, guys! Loving Proton thus far!

    P.S. Firefox on Linux

  • And another one: ctrl-enter to send emails.

    And because my previous reply is still awaiting moderation: Import contact from Gmail.

    Hey and what about a calendar service 😉

  • Hello guys,

    It would also be great to have more fields on the contact list like Phone, mobile Phone, address,…. and so on.

  • Tell me, when will you be mine ??
    Tell me proton proton proton.

    Gee I’ve been wishing and waiting for months for that notification email that says, “you’re in !”