Torrent Protection- Hackers are stealing your email address- Use Blur's Disposable emails and password manager, Free
Most of us still give out our real personal emails all the time - we shouldn't be so quick to share them as the Home Depot data breach demonstrates where hackers not only stole credit cards but also 53 million users email addresses.
Fact: your email is now being sold online - perhaps matched with corresponding credit card information. Everyone should be more cautious about sharing their real email when they are creating accounts with passwords because most people re-use passwords across sites. Do you re-use the same email and password? If so, hackers will have full access to your accounts in the time it takes to read these lines.
Most people don't know where or how to stop giving out their real email address - after all, we need to sign up to receive messages from the sites we access. Fortunately, in 2014 there are tools users can use to make disposable email addresses where they can still easily receive emails.
One easy service users can use to give out anonymous or disposable email addresses is .Abine's product Blur. Blur is much more than a password manager and password generator with the ability to create "Masked Emails", “Masked Cards” . Masked Emails are free, disposable and anonymous email addresses. . Masked Cards work as disposable credit cards, that are also anonymous.
With Blur, you can create unlimited unique emails which forward back to their real private email address automatically and securely. These two services are growing fast and deliver over 100M emails monthly to users who love it because their inboxes stay clean and their accounts secure.
Here's how Masked Emails work. The next time you're asked for your email address at a website, you'll see a pop-up from Blur, asking if you'd like to Mask your email or Use your email. Click Mask my email and Blur will generate a fully functioning Masked Email. If they start to spam you, block them with one click.
A side benefit to all this security? Blur is an amazing Spam Blocker. You can stop getting so much Spam! Click here to watch a quick video on how Masked Emails work.
Sign up for Blur's Masked Emails now.
3 Tips for better email use in public:
1. Use a disposable email online in public or even on your resume 2. Google regularly to check if your email is online and remove it from places where it's found. (Abine's DeleteMe service can help assist)
2. Use disposable credit cards ---Blur's Masked Cards can be used to easily make anonymous, one-time-use credit cards when creating accounts or shopping online.
3. When creating an account where you use your real email, always use a unique and secure password created using a password manager.
If you do wish to have far more comprehensive data about Secure passwords, go to our link.