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How to create & remember a strong password.
Everyday we navigate through an internet filled with terrible passwords. This reality is less than ideal. What steps can you take to strengthen your account security without resorting to scribbling down your login data on a sticky note? Here is everything you need to know about how bad passwords are broken and what you can do to protect your accounts and personal information. By following these steps you can create strong passwords and remember them easily!
Updated browser support policy benefits users and developers alike.
Tutanota's updated browser policy limits any supported browser to the two latest versions. This post explains why limiting browsers increases your security and what browsers Tutanota officially supports.
Thank you, Meike, for six great years!
Six years ago, Meike joined our support team and has done an amazing job. Now she is moving on to new challenges. We would like to take a moment to thank Meike for her dedication in giving the best support possible to lots and lots of Tutanota users during the last years and wish her all the best for the future!
Face recognition: How it works and how to stop it.
Face recognition systems use your online pictures for training purposes. These AI systems are much more potent than what surveillance-dystopians like Orwell might have imagined in their worst nightmares. Fortunately, new tools help you to stop facial recognition.
Introducing Tutanota templates.
The Tutanota template functionality increases your productivity immensely: Prepare email templates for standard requests and share the templates with your team. Our new templates let you answer lots of email request with a few clicks only.
How you pay for Google's and Facebook's 'free' services.
Google and Facebook have become two of the most successful web companies because they have managed to convince everyone that their products do not come at any cost. Yet, this is not true. The ad-based business model harms people and societies on so many levels, it must end now - and you can help end it.
Tutanota keeps growing: Welcome Brandon and Thomas!
In 2021, Tutanota continues its growth and so does our team. Please welcome Brandon and Thomas with us! We expect that many more people will join our team here in Hanover so if you are passionate not only about privacy, but also about programming, be sure to apply with us.
Strategic autonomy in danger: European Tech companies warn of lowering data protection levels in the EU.
Today we are sending an open letter to the European Commission together with Boxcryptor, Cryptomator, Mailbox.org, mail.de, Mailfence, Praxonomy, and Tresorit to draw attention to the dangers of undermining encryption and people's privacy. Mass surveillance will not stop terrorism or child sexual abuse.
Fixed vulnerability in Tutanota
On February 25 we identified a possible Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) vulnerability on one of our webpages separate to our webmail client, desktop and mobile apps, which deals with processing payment information from our payment provider Braintree. We immediately published a server-side fix to remove the vulnerability and updated clients with the next release.
Microsoft Exchange Hack: How it was possible and how to prevent it.
The beginning of 2021 saw one of the worst hacks of company data around the world: Several zero-day vulnerabilities in Microsoft Exchange were exploited and thousands of companies were affected. This attack is another example why we need strong end-to-end encryption.
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