SHOULD YOU BE WORRIED? Signed vs Unsigned Extensions in SketchUp



In this video, we talk about signed and unsigned extensions in SketchUp – what they mean and what kind of security risk, if any, they can pose to your computer.

As always, whenever you download something from the internet, there is always some risk, but this video will talk about the extension loading policy in SketchUp and what its implications are!

Want to Support the SketchUp Essentials?
http://www.patreon.com/thesketchupessentials

Support The Show!

THE SKETCHUP ESSENTIALS COURSE
http://www.thesketchupessentials.com/course

SKETCHUP KNOWLEDGEBASE SIGNATURE ENTRY
https://help.sketchup.com/en/extension-warehouse/managing-extensions#manage-signature

MY SKETCHUP MODELING PC SETUP
https://kit.co/TheSketchUpEssentials/sketchup-modeling-and-youtube-creation-kit
SKETCHUP BOOKS AND RESOURCES
https://kit.co/TheSketchUpEssentials/sketchup-books-and-resources
MY CURRENT FAVORITE SKETCHUP PLUGINS AND EXTENSIONS
https://kit.co/TheSketchUpEssentials/my-current-favorite-sketchup-extensions
(Affiliate Links)

PLEASE LIKE AND SUBSCRIBE

Check Us Out On –
Website – http://www.thesketchupessentials.com
Twitter – http://www.twitter.com/easysketchup
Facebook – http://www.facebook.com/thesketchupessentials
Pinterest – http://www.pinterest.com/easysketchup/

Disclaimers: all opinions are my own, sponsors are acknowledged. Product Links in the description are typically affiliate links that let you help support the channel at no extra cost.

TIMESTAMPS
0:00 – Introduction
0:12 – Personalized SketchUp help with the SketchUp Essentials Community
0:27 – Digital signatures for extensions – what are they?
1:25 – Loading Policy options in SketchUp
1:47 – Loading Policy – Identified extensions only
2:36 – Loading Policy – Approve unidentified extensions
3:04 – Warning – Unidentified Extension Detected message
3:48 – Loading Policy – Unrestricted
4:44 – Which extensions to trust?
5:40 – Support the show on Patreon!

source

Save This Post

No account yet? Register