Good and Geeky Private Emails
How To Use Pgp - Step By Step Guide to Privacy
David Allen Wizardgold
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In these days following the Snowden revelations, we all now know we need to stop sending emails in plain text and unprotected. There is software freely available to encrypt our emails that some people are scared to use. It isn’t that difficult though and with a little help we can master it. The open source Open PGP can be downloaded as a suite of software tools with GPG Tools. you get a GBG keychain to use, which is the brains of the operation and there is a plug-in letting us integrate it with Apple Mail. It is also possible to use other email client such as postbox or Thunderbird by using the Enigmail plug-in.
This book gives you step-by-step instructions how to encrypt your emails when you send them. We show you how to decrypt emails when they arrive in your inbox.You may also use the same software to encrypt files and folders.
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