Receiving and Reading encrypted e-mail

You can decrypt encrypted e-mail by opening it and entering your passphrase.

You will find encrypted e-mail in your inbox among "normal" e-mail. Note the lock icon.

encrypted email

  1. Click the encrypted e-mail.
  2. Enter your passphrase
The mailvelope addon will encrypt your e-mail. This process takes place locally on your device, no unencrypted data will be sent to or from GMX servers or other remote machines.