Email encryption for desktops
Email is the most important
business communications system in the world, enabling
organizations to efficiently interact with customers, clients,
and business partners. Yet unprotected email poses a critical
risk to an enterprise’s most sensitive data: customer
information, financial data, trade secrets, and other
proprietary information. Exposure of this information to
unauthorized parties can result in financial loss, legal
ramifications, and brand damage.
PGP® Desktop Email
provides enterprises with an automatic, transparent encryption
solution for securing internal and external confidential email
communications. With PGP Desktop Email, organizations can
minimize the risk of a data breach and comply with partner and
regulatory mandates for information security and privacy.
automatic operation–Protects sensitive email
without changing the user experience.
security policies–Enforce data protection
automatically with centrally managed policies.
deployment–Achieves end-to-end email encryption
using the existing infrastructure.
operation costs–Result from centralized
automation of email encryption policies.
PGP Desktop Email also enables
users to encrypt and compress files for sharing or backup using:
Virtual Disk–For secure storage, PGP Virtual Disk
enables storage of files and folders in a single encrypted
file that is used like a removable disk drive.
Zip–For storing backups or sharing files, PGP Zip
stores files and folders in a single, encrypted and
Self-Decrypting Archive–For email recipients
without encryption software, senders can create a
Self-Decrypting Archive that automatically executes and
decrypts files for recipients without encryption software
after their successful authentication.
As a PGP®
Encryption Platform–enabled application, PGP Desktop Email can
be deployed with PGP Universal™ Server for central management
of existing policies, users, keys, and configurations. This
solution expedites deployment and enables consistent policy
enforcement. In combination with other PGP® encryption
applications, PGP Desktop Email provides multiple layers of