Yahoo To Follow Google Encrypting Email Services To Protect Customers From Unwanted Spying
It's one thing to see small, niche email systems adopt this sort of mindset, but for major public companies such as Yahoo and Google? That's serious progress. Once implemented, it'll even prevent Yahoo itself from reading emails as they're typed, providing peace of mind for anyone concerned that their digital communications are being watched elsewhere.
This is likely just the second of many other balls to drop, with everything from email to texting to browser entry fields to be secured in ways that weren't previously in demand.