DuckDuckGo, an privacy company opens its free ‘Email Protection’ service publicly
DuckDuckGo, an internet privacy company has unlocked its free ‘Email Protection’ service to the users who want to get their own ‘@duck.com’ email address.
The Email Protection service was launched in July 2021 but it was still in trial period. However , the company has now decided to make it widely available to the public.
Also, DuckDuckGo has revealed various new features to enhance the email service’s anti-tracking system, a direct reply option, and a smart encryption for inserted links. Commonly, the phishing advertisers use link to track emails and as a solution, the company has expanded the tracker blocking feature. Also, the company has introduced a ‘Smart Encryption’ system along with an ability to send or reply from Duck addresses, which could be helpful when there is a anonymity sender.
Consequently, Email Protection service is about email forwarding solution that keeps emails protected from advertising and profile trackers before they hack user’s email.