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Response to UnrepentantLiberal (Original post)

Thu Nov 22, 2012, 08:31 AM

17. all someone has to do is access the email servers to read your email

Which is what governments do. I automatically assume someone out there is reading my email.
As far as security questions go-use an answer that only you know is wrong for the question. The more off the wall the better.
I never use my real name as my account ID on anything-not my bank, not my credit cards, nothing.
I have about 8 different email boxes on 3 different servers, each dedicated to a specific purpose. This helps to identify any phishing emails quickly.
Anything really important is on an encrypted flash drive that I don't leave plugged in to the computer.
Anything extremely important is kept in the safest location of all-inside my skull.

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