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Gmail: expectation of privacy? NONE.


Camy

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It is official.

If you happen to send an email to one of the 400 million people who use Google's Gmail service, you shouldn't have any expectation of privacy, according to a court briefing obtained by the Consumer Watchdog website.

In a motion filed last month by Google to have a class action complaint dismissed, Google's lawyers reference a 1979 ruling, holding that people who turn over information to third parties shouldn't expect that information to remain private.


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Maybe it's time to start investigating PGP (pretty good privacy). http://www.gnupg.org

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