Should You Use SSL to Secure Your Email ?

All the main Webmail providers (Gmail,Yahoo, Outlook.com) use SSL as the default connection mechanism. But how does SSL (secure sockets layer) on email work? Does it make your email really secure? and should you use it ? I recently got an email from my email provider about improvements to email

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Understanding Email Encryption and Digital Signatures

Email is generally considered to be a very insecure system. Email messages have to go through many other computers (email servers), before reaching their destination, and at each computer a copy of the message is made before forwarding the message on. Although the copies are normally only temporary they don’t

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Email Security Basics For Beginners

Email is very important for individuals and business. Protecting your email account is essential, and your email can be made more secure by following a few good practices. If someone gains access to your email account they can take over that account, and if that account is used with other

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