Previously I posted an article about Google Chrome extension for photo editing. Today this post secure your emails with encryption is quite similar. Well this post is not about extensions , it is more like a tutorial on how to secure your emails with encryption. There is an extension which is quite amazing and can encrypt your Gmail messages instantly. There are some benefits of this extension which are mentioned below.
#1- This extension works locally. Means when you create an encrypted message , system will encrypt it locally. So you don’t have to worry about anything. Even Google cannot read these emails.
#2 – This extension is open source. You can modify the code according to your need.
This extension works only with G-mail , So if you are using other email services you will not be able to use it. To send a encrypted message all you have to do is install this extension on your Google Chrome. You can install this extension via this link
Secure Your Emails With Encryption
When you install this extension and open you Gmail . You will notice a icon beside Compose mail. This is the encrypted mail Icon. To generate a secure mail, just click on the icon and compose your message.
You can compose your message there. When you send this message , it will ask you to set a password for decryption. There is also a field for password hint. After all the steps you can click on the encrypt and send
When this message will arrive to the recipient. There would be a encrypted message. The message that does not make any sense
To see the actual message you have to decrypt it using the password. When you click on the decrypt , it will ask you the password. Right password is the only way to retrieve the actual message.
This is amazing how this extension works. This extension works locally and both sender and recipient have this extension installed on their system. You can not reply to the message with encrypt message. You have to send a new one. This extension is only available for chrome and Gmail. That means you can not use it on other email services and other browser.
This is how you can secure your emails with encryption . Let us know if you have any doubt or queries. Feel free to ask via comments below. You can subscribe to our E-mail newsletter for more related posts and tutorials. You can follow us on Facebook and Twitter for official announcements and news.Grab a video wordpress plugin pronto!