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Are these statements correct [closed]

Are the following three statements more or less correct: -To send someone an encrypted email basically entails having access to their public key (either smime or pgp). Thus for all practical ...
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How to minimize your fingerprint, or become invisible on the web? [duplicate]

With all of these news stories about the government reading emails and snooping information from other sources, what are ways to minimize or eliminate an organization's ability to actually track and ...
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Learn IP address of sender of a self-destructing email

How can I know the IP address of the sender who sent me a self-destructing email? If not the IP address... what all information can be extracted?
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Can free email provider's partners and affiliates read your emails? [closed]

I read that if you use free email, these entities have access to your very personal info!: "Your email provider company itself, like Google Their partners and affiliates Your ISP Various ...
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Does company email can access hangouts and private emails? [duplicate]

I'am curious whether the administrator's has the privilege to access the hangouts chat and the email of employees? For example, here in our company we are using the gmail as our private email ...
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How can get email about latest vulnerabilities [closed]

Today my friend got email for the latest vulnerablility heartbleed. But i could not find where i can subscribe so that i can also get emails about latest vulnerabilities Can anyone please help me ...
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Do corrupted pdfs become a virus?

Can someone let me know if a corrupted pdf if the binary for a virus still exists but the pdf structure is corrupted does it still become a virus when downloaded form email?
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I use an online email provider - how can I test my password strength?

I want to test my password strength, is there a program out there that can crack my password relatively quickly? I am familiar with BackTrack 5, but I usually use it to test WEP password strength. I ...
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Sending email with python, is it safe? [closed]

I have 2 files. .sh and .py the .sh file is a simple sstmp code (echo "hello" | mail-s "one" emajl@emajl.com) and thr python is (import os os.system("sh hello.sh") Is it safe to send emails like ...
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Trace email without header or IP address [closed]

I have a gmail address only. It is a copy of the email. I do not have the original email. Is there anyway to trace it?
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How i can stop already sent email? [closed]

I have a Gmail account. Unfortunately I have sent an email from my Gmail account. How I can stop or back this email ?
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Email obfuscation/munging recent research [closed]

Does anyone know of any recent (past year or two) research into email obfuscation/munging? All I can find are tests done five to ten years ago. I'm trying to decide whether it's something still ...
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Is Google intercepting my emails? [closed]

I was recently checking my Recent Activity under the "Details" tab inside my Gmail inbox, and I noticed this IP Address, it's not my IP: I proceeded to look up the IP and it's located in Mountain ...
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Spam mail from my yahoo mail [closed]

Couple of days back spam mail(screenshot link) was sent to all my contacts from my yahoo account, and in my account activity page there is a yahoo partner logged in, from Peru (screenshot link) during ...
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Is it possible that the person I write to will see the email before I write to him?

Is it possible that the person I write to will see the email's content before I reply to him? If I got an email and I answering that email, is there any feature that can cause my reply to be seen by ...
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Is this email from Liliane Bettencourt a scam? [closed]

I received the following email from someone claiming to be the second-richest woman in the world, Liliane Bettencourt. I, Liliane authenticate this email, you can read about me on: ...
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Why does a business need to secure its email system? [closed]

Why is important for a business to secure its email system?