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  1. aka Mail User Agent (MUA), aka e-mail reader is a frontend computer program used to manage e-mail

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 14, 2008
  2. Sometimes, the term e-mail client is also used to refer to any agent acting as a client toward an e-mail server, independently of it being a real MUA, a relaying server, or a human typing directly on a telnet terminal

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 14, 2008
  3. In addition, a web application providing the relevant functionality is sometimes considered an e-mail client

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 14, 2008
  4. Although mail user agents aim at enabling users to deal with their mail with minimal technical knowledge, some understanding of the operations involved is useful for making savvy configuration decisions

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 14, 2008
  5. With no encryption, much like for postcards, e-mail activity is plainly visible by any occasional eavesdropper. E-mail encryption enables to safeguard privacy by encrypting the mail sessions, the body of the message, or both

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 14, 2008
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