Email Privacy

by Barbara J. Feldman on November 15, 2004

Since email is not secure, never send private information (such as sensitive health data, your credit card number, or bank PIN) in an email message. A good rule of thumb is to only email only the sort of information you’d willing to send on a postcard. To learn more about secure email, take a look at PGP Freeware ( http://www.pgp.com/downloads/freeware/ ) and Hushmail ( http://www.hushmail.com/ ).

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Feldman, Barbara. "Email Privacy." Surfnetkids. Feldman Publishing. 15 Nov. 2004. Web. 27 Aug. 2014. <http://www.surfnetkids.com/tech/116/email-privacy/ >.