Top Dog and Security
Bulldog protect your privacy.
Whenever you open or preview
an email your email reader may download content from the internet.
In addition to presenting a security
threat this can also seriously compromise your privacy.
By default Top Dog and
will block any attempt to download content from the internet.
Email sent by spammers and
hackers can contain references to pictures or other content (like style
When the email is viewed your email reader will download this content
from the internet just like it does when you view a website.
The problem with this is that the reference often includes your email
address or some other indication of who you are.
When the spammer or hacker's computer receives this request they know
that you have opened the email they have sent you.
As a result you can be assured of receiving more spam.
In addition to this the spammer or hacker can also read and place cookies
on your computer which can be used to track your internet usage.
They will also learn your Internet address (IP), what operating system
you are using, the version as well as what security patches you have or
have not installed.
This information can be used by hackers to help them hack into your computer.
Dog and Security
Bulldog remove all such unwanted content.
As always, Top Dog and
also keep a copy of the original unmodified email which you can retrieve
with a click of your mouse.