Worried your emails might be spied on? Here’s what you can do

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This post authored by Dr. Monique Mann originally appeared on The Conversation on Tuesday 11 October 2016. 

We live in a post-Edward Snowden world, in which US tech companies have been accused of complicity in mass surveillance by the US National Security Agency (NSA). One recent allegation is the claim that Yahoo scanned hundreds of millions of emails at the NSA’s request.

We don’t truly know how much or how often this is happening within the companies that host millions of people’s email accounts. Read more