Contributed article in our business series. Enjoy! – Kimberly
Email – you can’t really live without it anymore since that’s how you keep in touch with people, network, and apply to jobs nowadays.
And while it is appealing to just use the most popular email service (Gmail, Yahoo!, or AOL), it’s better to switch to a safer option.
Because the popular services simply aren’t secure enough.
What Risks Do Unsecured Email Services Expose You to?
You’d think popular email services have got your back, but the reality is completely different.
Here are the kinds of privacy threats you have to deal with if you use them:
1. Advertisers Breaching Your Privacy
Here’s the harsh truth – if you use a service like AOL, Yahoo!, or Gmail, you’re pretty much giving advertisers and third party apps access to your email contents.Continue reading