Encrypt that E-mail

Johnson, Nigel
March 2006
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Mar2006, Vol. 43 Issue 3, p64
Trade Publication
The article discusses various solutions for the security and privacy of electronic mails (e-mail). An e-mail assessment can provide quantifiable statistics on the number of messages in a mail stream and need to be sent securely. Content-filtering techniques may also be used. A vendor's solution may be based on several encryption methods or protocols.


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