Facsimile is the telephonic transmission of scanned printed material (both text and images), normally to a telephone number connected to a printer or other output device.

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Are T4 and/or T30 fax protocols secure/encrypted?

I am trying to determine if the documents I send from my office fax machine are encrypted/secure or not. I found this article which kind of explains the current state of fax security: According ...
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Security of faxes vs emails

Background The other day a friend who works in healthcare asked me which method of communication was more secure, faxing or email. He qualified his question by saying that his office faxes patient ...
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Is e-mailing personal information significantly riskier than transmitting the same information another way?

I've been asked by bankers, school administrators, insurance agents, car salesmen, realtors, you name it to send them all kinds of information over e-mail over the years. Everything from my address ...
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Someone faxed me a bunch of black paper

I work for this telemarketing company, and when I went to work this morning all my fax machines' outputs were jammed with black paper with the faded words "fuck you" transcribed on each of them. I ...