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Firefox Send Permits Encrypted File Transfers up to 2.5GB Between Browsers

     
5:02 pm on Mar 12, 2019 (gmt 0)

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Firefox Send was originally a test from its Test pilot program, but Mozilla says Send has now been released allowing users to send encrypted files between browsers, and up to 2.5GB, with a Firefox account. If you don't have a Firefox account you can send 1GB encrypted files.

There are additional security controls users can set, including when the file link expires, a number of downloads, and an optional password.
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5:10 pm on Mar 12, 2019 (gmt 0)

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It is very interesting.
5:39 pm on Mar 12, 2019 (gmt 0)

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This will be very useful in certain industries. Very often uploading to a server and providing a download link was the only viable way of sending large files to clients or for collaboration. This will certainly be useful.

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Other than the fact that a 3rd party service is required, this appears useful for non-critical projects (even if encrypted).
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Whenever sending anything over the Internet it's going to require going through someone's servers somewhere. I don't think i'd be overly concerned about it when sending a few holiday snaps.

This'll be useful, i'm sure.