Pro anti-phising tip if you are using ProtonMail (and probably others too): Set up a filter that stars all incoming mails, where the sender is also on your contacts list.

@frederikstroem The sender is pretty easy to spoof in most cases. There will be both false positives and false negatives, and it might lull you into a false sense of security.

Having the star wouldn't mean it's not phishing. Not having the star would probably mean it's phishing, but it also might not be.

@wizzwizz4 Yikes, you are right. I tried using my dads e-mail from, it went right through as his. Only the headers that show it was spoofed, and I would never check that manually.

@frederikstroem I think Protonmail checks the headers for Gmail, Hotmail etc. and rejects email from Protonmail (feel free to check), so you could restrict your star rule to those.

@wizzwizz4 Hmm, might test that after I am done being bummed out by this. But thanks for helping out a noob like myself. :)

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