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Re: [opensuse] Off-Topic: sending details (in)securely via email
On 2016-06-03 22:30, Aaron Digulla wrote:
On 02.06.2016 11:44, Carlos E. R. wrote:

To transmit via email, put the image into an archive and encrypt the
archive with AES and use a good password. Tell the company the password
by phone.
How would one encrypt with AES? :-?

7z supports AES-256 on all platforms.

http://www.howtogeek.com/203590/how-to-create-secure-encrypted-zip-or-7z-archives-on-any-operating-system/

Ok.

But then they have access to the document in clear. They would extract
it, then forward it in clear to whatever department or agency requests
it, on clear email.

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Cheers / Saludos,

Carlos E. R.
(from 13.1 x86_64 "Bottle" at Telcontar)

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