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The way to use disposable mail to transfer anonymous file
Today, the essential part of their personal data security system is transfer anonymous file between users. Users usually must install additional complex software solutions to organize a virtual data channel for safe data transfer via emails.
However, it’s enough for you to hide your IP address and use disposable mail instead of your real mailbox if you want to protect yourself from intruders. When you use disposable email, your real personal data will be hiden because you needn’t perform any registration process and submit your personal data.
All users could use disposable mail service because it doesn’t require any special configuration. You just open tempemail.co and you’ll get an access to disposable mail’s admin panel without any registration. Your temp mail address is displayed at the top of the page) in our example – [email protected]).
It is very easy to use. Disposable email is still valid until you deletes or changes it by using special control buttons on the admin panel. It will remain valid whether you close the browser or restart computer. You just open tempemail.co again and you can use your last mailbox.
You must use the button “Refresh” to read new incoming mails because the list of the incoming messages hasn’t automatically update function. Incoming messages are available only for 60 minutes, then it’ll be deleted.
Here are some examples of using temporary mailboxes for anonymous file transfer between users.
User 1 sends file directly to user’s 2 disposable mailbox. Because incoming messages are available only for 1 hour, it is necessary for uses to use some messenger to control file transfer process. Intruders can identify user 2 as file recipient in that case.
User 1 uploads file to sharing server and sends corresponding link to user 2. User 2 can use special web service to send this file from server to his disposable mailbox. Then, he downloads it from this mailbox. Users needn’t to send file directly to each other and user 2 doesn’t disclose his real IP-address and email, so intruders can’t identify user 2 as file recipient.
User wants to download some file from web anonymously. Instead of organizing complex safe communication channel, he can use any web service to send this file to disposable mailbox. Intruders can’t identify user as file in that case.
Messages with attached files downloaded from disposable mailbox are in *.eml format. So you have to use some email client software to extract files from it, such as Outlook or Thunderbird. Just download message to your device and open it in Outlook, then save attached file to your hard drive.
Conclusion: Disposable mail can help you to maintain an adequate level of anonymity and can be an effective tool to protect your personal data from intruders.