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E-mail security

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John Kerry says he assumes Russia and China can read his e-mails

Technically Incorrect: Not entirely spreading confidence in Web security, the secretary of state says he's very concerned about cyberterrorism.

By August 12, 2015

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Microsoft employee e-mail also hit by Syrian Electronic Army

After some of the company's social-networking accounts were hacked, Microsoft says some of its e-mail accounts were also compromised.

By January 15, 2014

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Easily hide e-mail contacts from your iPhone contacts list

If your iPhone contacts list is littered with contacts from the e-mail accounts you have set up in Mail, iOS 7 provides a quick and easy way to hide them.

By December 4, 2013

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'Dark Mail Alliance' looks to create user-friendly e-mail encryption

The founders of shuttered e-mail services Silent Mail and Lavabit -- the latter used by NSA leaker Edward Snowden -- want to bring easy-to-use, snoop-proof e-mail to everyone.

By October 30, 2013

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CNET's guide to keeping your information private online

Between Facebook, your email and your browsing history, you're putting, and leaving, a lot of your personal information online. Here's how to get a handle on keeping it private.

By January 28, 2016

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Ubisoft hacked; users' e-mails and passwords exposed

The video game developer, known for creating Assassin's Creed, announces that its account database was breached and that all users should to reset their passwords.

By July 2, 2013

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NSA chief drops hint about ISP Web, e-mail surveillance

A secret interpretation of the Patriot Act led to the National Security Agency vacuuming up all of Verizon's phone logs. The NSA may be doing the same for e-mail and Web-browsing logs too.

By June 13, 2013

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Inside Scoop: Tips for sending secure e-mails

In this Inside Scoop, CNET's Kara Tsuboi and Seth Rosenblatt discuss some steps you can take to ensure your e-mail is anonymous and untraceable. For example, consider getting an e-mail address that doesn't use your name, and try sending your messages through a random wireless network. And if all else fails, you might want to track down a carrier pigeon.

By November 15, 2012

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Skype fixes e-mail security flaw

The VoIP provider has resolved a vulnerability that let someone take over a member's account simply by resetting the password.

By November 14, 2012

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Skype disables password resets due to e-mail security flaw

The VoIP provider has removed its password reset page to deal with a security hole that lets someone take control of another person's account.

By November 14, 2012