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Another thing to consider is that those mails were sent unencrypted. The expectation of confidentiality can't be all that high.
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Posted Jul 13, 2010 13:58 UTC (Tue) by rahulsundaram (subscriber, #21946)
Posted Jul 13, 2010 14:47 UTC (Tue) by nye (guest, #51576)
It baffles me why anyone would send unencrypted e-mail with even the slightest expectation of confidentiality. We've been saying for *years* that you shouldn't put anything in unencrypted e-mail that you wouldn't be happy putting on a postcard.
Posted Jul 13, 2010 15:23 UTC (Tue) by foom (subscriber, #14868)
Lots of mailservers do opportunistic encryption of the SMTP channel these days, too, so you can't eavesdrop as a passive attacker anymore.
Now you have to ~intercept the envelope, open it, read it, put the mail in a new envelope, and send it on the the destination~.
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