What does GMAIL Security Mean to You
While staying at a hotel, you visit the business center and find some open computers, you then sign into gmail and print out your boarding passes or time share visit discount coupons. But then you walk away and forget to logoff. Now the next guy who comes along will be able to use your gmail to spam your friends and family.
How You Can Check Your Gmail Logon Sessions and Kick Hackers Out
This guide will explain how to identify those forgotten logon sessions and how to locate them, and then how to force a logout of all the sessions at once. First step is to logon to gmail, then look at the inbox, then you should scroll down using the messages pane, scroll down all the way to the bottom to find the Details button at the bottom right corner.
Then click on Details, which will open a pop-up window looking similar to this:
In this window, you can click on “Show Details” to show details about the browser or application. On the middle column, you can see the IP address and approximate location of the logon. Click on “Sign out all other gmail web sessions” to log off all of the others, except for the current session.