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What's the most secure email?

by 4eAlex / July 14, 2011 9:19 PM PDT

Is G-mail more secure than Y!mail and Hotmail ?

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Clarification Request
(NT) What do you mean with "secure"?
by Kees_B Forum moderator / July 14, 2011 9:22 PM PDT

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I'm going with no. Here's why.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / July 15, 2011 12:48 AM PDT

Most of the time the emails are sent PLAIN TEXT over unencrypted links so there is no security to speak of in email.

Most governments have access to all that so while this is well discussed, if you want secure mail, put it in an envelope and snail mail it.

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Privacy and security
by Atureena / July 15, 2011 7:22 PM PDT

Hi dear..

this is a part of windows live ID...

Windows Live ID uses powerful online security technology and follows a comprehensive privacy policy to help protect your account information.

you can see the rest down

And G-mail
Gmail is set to use the 'Always use https' setting by default. HTTPS, or Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure, is a secure protocol that provides authenticated and encrypted communication.

click down to see full page

hopefully you got the answer you hoped


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by Atureena / July 15, 2011 7:30 PM PDT
In reply to: Privacy and security
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