Echoworx Encryption Suite Gets Trusted Microsoft Root Certificate Authority » read source
Echoworx was recognized as a Trusted Microsoft Root Certificate Authority, which means that anyone who receives or stores Echoworx encrypted communications is able to verify the authenticity of the sender and to rely on the fact that the identity has been signed by a root CA recognized by Microsoft. Echoworx Secure Mail already supports Microsoft Outlook, Microsoft Outlook Express and Lotus Notes.
"Echoworx works closely with our distribution partners and resellers to ensure that our technology is available for the latest versions of Microsoft's operating systems and Microsoft Office products," said Michael Ginsberg, President and CEO of Echoworx. "We are pleased to announce the addition of Microsoft Windows Vista to the list of operating systems that we currently support."
Simple, cost effective, and centrally managed email encryption using industry trusted PKI and S/MIME technology for strong encryption and digital signatures. Securing the privacy of data on desktop computers and servers has become a priority for businesses that need to protect their information assets and minimize liability from the unauthorized access to such data assets. Encrypting electronically stored data has now become an important strategy that complements existing virus detection and intrusion prevention strategies. Data privacy protection is not only prudent, but mandated by laws and regulation around the World.
Banks, brokerages, and insurance companies are choosing to replace paper communications such as statement, invoices, fund reports, forms and other sensitive communications with secure electronic communications. Going paperless is a driving need for secure electronic communications between business and consumers, and the return on investment in significant.
The Echoworx Encryption Portfolio includes:
- Secure Mail provides industry trusted, simple, cost effective, end-to-end email encryption without the need for any hardware or software. Enterprise and consumer end users can digitally sign, encrypt and decrypt messages right at their desktop, eliminating any risk that email can be read or modified as it traverses the Internet.
- Encrypted Message eXchange (EMX) is a white-label, secure and audited web-based message exchange portal that allows communities of interest to communicate easily and privately.
- Encrypted Document Presentment (EDP) enables one-to-many communications through one or more delivery channels securely and privately. This application is ideally suited for financial services, healthcare, pharmaceutical, and retail businesses that are looking to automate mass delivery of financial statements, prescriptions, and other highly sensitive business-to-business or business-to-consumer communications.
- Secure DOX gives users the power to easily and securely encrypt data at rest on local, network and portable storage. Enterprise users are able to give permissions to others in order to collaborate and share sensitive documents as required.