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Good security practices only work if the programs will let you use them.


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#1 dannyboy950

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Posted 16 October 2015 - 07:16 PM

Case in point opening emails.  Some email programs automatically open them [preview]

You clik on or select one it automatically opens any payload is delivered even before you get the chance to check the headers for something suspicious.

 

Thunderbird does this by default. I am not shure if or how many others do this. I only experienced this with thunderbird.


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