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Is Encryption a Threat to National Security

Is Encryption a Threat to National Security?

The argument whether encryption is a human right or a threat to national security goes back to the early days of the Internet in the 1990s and is still going strong today. We are not as naive as to think that this article alone will once and for all put an end to that debate, […]

September 19, 2021

What is Autocrypt and Why CTemplar Adopted it

What is Autocrypt and Why CTemplar Adopted it

Introducing Autocrypt and What it Means for CTemplar (and Non-CTemplar) Email Users Looking for Security and Privacy? One of the biggest problems end-to-end encrypted email users face is the fact that encryption only works if both the sender and the recipient are using the same email service. If the sides are using different email providers, […]

September 15, 2021

Encryption and Data Privacy Laws

Most Important Encryption and Data Privacy Laws Your Business Should Know About

Running a business online means handling lots of confidential information about your company, customers, stakeholders, etc. that must be protected from unauthorized access. Data security has long stopped being a mere buzzword and today businesses must make a constant effort to protect any sensitive data they have. With that in mind, it’s important to understand […]

September 11, 2021

Email Encryption and Human Rights

Email Encryption and Human Rights

Earlier in February this year, a criminal group in Europe was arrested for several murders, torture, drug trafficking and other crimes. Among the evidence, the police gathered 44 mobile phones, all equipped with Sky ECC, a Canadian encrypted messaging app. The police did manage to access the app and searching the phones found several incriminating […]

September 10, 2021

Biggest Points of Email Vulnerability

What are the Biggest Points of Email Vulnerability You Must Consider?

Email security threats are growing fast and both individuals and organizations (big and small) are all one wrong step away from phishing, ransomware, malware, or other types of cybersecurity threats. In fact, email itself might just be the weakest point of data security as 94% of malware is delivered via email. This does not only […]

September 7, 2021

Email Privacy Law Expectations and Reality

Email Privacy Law: Expectations and Reality

We said time and again that, for all its convenience, email is not private in its nature. But as its user, it’s good to know there are still privacy laws that can protect your data while you’re using email services. Of course, every country has its own set of data privacy laws that apply to […]

August 23, 2021

Improve Online Security & Privacy with Email Aliases

How to Improve Online Security and Privacy with Email Aliases?

If you’re anything like most people, you’re probably receiving dozens of emails per day, making your inbox cluttered. Not only is using only one email address inefficient, but it is also not secure. In this article, we’ll show you how to improve online security using an email alias. What are Email Aliases? An email alias […]

August 10, 2021

end to end encryption

How Does End-to-End Encryption Protect Your Email Data From Third Party Access?

End-to-end encryption (E2EE) provides the best level of privacy for your email communication. But what is end-to-end email encryption? End-to-end encryption is a way of sending data such that only the sender and the recipient can open and read an email message. This is done by encrypting the data on one side and decrypting it […]

August 4, 2021

Is Email Secure Enough

Is Email Secure Enough to Send Your Sensitive Documents?

Can you believe that email is 50 years old? And it’s still one of the most common ways that we communicate online. In fact, over 300 billion emails were sent and received in 2020 and the average office worker in the United States receives 121 emails per day, according to these statistics. But how secure […]

July 30, 2021