How to test your email security

A while back I mentioned these two sites that will send you a series of email messages, each of which tests for a specific known email vulnerability. The messages are quite safe so don’t be alarmed if your virus scanner gives a warning. In fact, only get alarmed if your virus scanner doesn’t give a warning!  Users of V6 of the free AVG anti-virus product should prepare themselves for a bit of shock. http://www.gfi.com/emailsecuritytest/ http://www.jasons-toolbox.com/TestEmail/...

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