- Safety and Security
- Network and Phone
- Mobile Devices
What happens to the mail I delete in Google Mail?
ALERT - Dangerous computer malware
CryptoLocker is dangerous, malicious computer software that encrypts your data files (word, powerpoint, pictures, music, videos, etc.). The nefarious individuals then hold your data for ransom and try to extort money from you.
Learn more about this risk and how to protect yourself here - http://oregonstate.edu/helpdocs/safety-and-security/computer-viruses-fraud/computer-viruses/cryptolocker-dangerous-ransomware
The mail you delete in Google Mail is automatically deleted after 30 days. You can also manually empty the Trash folder at any time by selecting individual messages or multiple message and selecting 'Delete forever'