[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: HTML mail

On Thu, Jul 11, 2019 at 07:26:00AM -0500, John Hasler wrote:
> Brad Rogers writes:
> > Except that the worst offenders are commercial entities such google,
> > ebay(1), all banks, amazon, etc, etc. ad nauseam.  *None* of them are
> > going to remove HTML and/or CSS from their emails until something
> > 'better'(2) comes along.
> Some banks have found something "better".  Their emails contain a link
> which automatically opens a page on their site in your browser (they
> assume that everyone reads email in a browser, of course).  They claim
> this is more secure.



> There is no point in complaining.  99% of users object to anything *but*
> html mail.  Most don't know that anything else exists.

For me, that would be a reason to change the bank.

My bank offers a standardized protocol based on public key cryptography.
I can initiate a transaction (or fetch records) with a simple shell

No browser involved.

-- t

Attachment: signature.asc
Description: Digital signature

Reply to: