Google moves Gmail to HTTPS-only connection and encrypts all data between data centers

By Shawn Knight
Mar 20, 2014
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  1. Google has boosted Gmail's security measures in an effort to ensure nobody can listen in on your messages as they go back and forth between you and Gmail's servers, even if you are on public Wi-Fi or logging in from...

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  2. kuroiei

    kuroiei TS Rookie Posts: 39

    Somehow I still don't trust them. No, really, deep inside I don't believe that doing something like that will prevent my privacy from anybody high enough.
  3. JC713

    JC713 TS Evangelist Posts: 7,018   +912

    This was quite late but it is better now than never.
  4. Raoul Duke

    Raoul Duke TS Enthusiast Posts: 316   +83

    They merely want to insure that if anyone gets data from Google that it is paid for and not just taken
  5. Now the NSA has to invest 5 mins and use their court granted backdoor at Google. That will show 'em!
  6. misor

    misor TS Maniac Posts: 1,020   +153

    why would the NSA use a court order to access its 'backdoor at google'?
  7. Remember what Mr Snowden told us about this:
    you need end-to-end encryption,-- that is from you all the way to Alice -- not just from you to Google.
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