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Transferring sensitive data by email

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If you must transfer sensitive data by email, consider :-

  • encrypting files using iZip, p7zip, 7zip, gpg
  • password protecting files - eg Office 2007 and later, OpenOffice, Libreoffice

IS have instructions for using 7zip.

You should exchange the password separately - eg by phone.

Last reviewed: 
09/08/2017

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