Instant messaging, texting, and tweeting are all the rage, yet email still dominates the communication landscape–at home, but especially in business. Unfortunately, many people, even IT pros, still ignore the basics of email security. In this video, I’ll go over five basic email safety tips that everyone should follow.

For those of you who prefer text to video, you can click the Transcript link that appears below the video player window or you can also read Chad Perrin’s article, “10 essential e-mail security measures,” on which this video is based. Check out these articles and downloads for more email security tips:

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