• protonmail shares IP address leading to arrest

    From August Abolins@2:221/1.58 to All on Mon Sep 6 20:21:00 2021
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    ProtonMail Explains Why It Shared a User's IP Address With

    Even a secure email service can't ignore a legally binding
    order from Swiss authorities.

    By Matthew Humphries
    6 Sep 2021, 3:52 p.m.

    ProtonMail advertises itself as the world's largest secure
    email service, and yet it recently shared the IP address and
    device details of a customer with Swiss and French authorities,
    which led to an arrest.

    https://uk.pcmag.com/old-hosted-email-providers/135500/ protonmail-explains-why-it-shared-a-users-ip-address-with-


    https://techcrunch.com/2021/09/06/protonmail-logged-ip-address- of-french-activist-after-order-by-swiss-authorities/

    "While ProtonMail didn't cooperate with French authorities,
    French police sent a request to Swiss police via Europol to
    force the company to obtain the IP address of one of its

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