Blog: Digital communication

15. June 2018
Die Zukunft der E-Mail in Unternehmen - Future of email in Business

The Future of E-Mail – Some Thoughts and an Outlook

Electronic Mail, invented in the last century, has still its place in today’s business and private world. But one thing is for sure – E-Mail urgently requires an update in terms of functionality, compliance and security.
1. June 2018
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#EFail Security Flaw in Email Encryption (2)

A variety of “secure” messaging systems require the sender and recipient to share keys, to login to get access to information in an online account, or to sign up to the same service that the sender uses. Consider two levels of email encryption:
1. June 2018
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#EFail Security Flaw in Email Encryption (1)

A group of German and Belgian security scientists discovered serious vulnerabilities in the widely used email encryption standards OpenPGP and S/MIME and informed the German Federal Office for Information Security (BSI) as well as developers.
9. April 2018
Registered Receipt of RMail

Can you put a monetary value on proof?

According to one relieved RMail customer in the United States, “It’s worth at least million dollars”! While it’s very common to hear from attorneys and law firms who use RMail for their high-profile cases in district and circuit courts, here we share a story from one RMail user, where the […]
11. January 2018
Digitalise your business processes intelligent and efficient with RMail

Digitising business processes

The rapid development and increasing interconnectedness of internal and external business processes and the challenges this poses places new demands on companies. In addition to the opportunities it provides to establish new digital business segments, the digitisation of formerly paper-based internal business processes is becoming increasingly vital.
27. November 2017
Problems sending large files by email

The Large File Dilemma

As many know, email is not naturally well suited for sending large file attachments. Most email providers enforce file size limitations on attachments. One can never be sure if the recipient’s system will accept very large attachment transmissions.
17. October 2017
Judge's Hammer with US Dollar Mark as a fine for data breaches

Avoiding fines for data breaches

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the most important change in data privacy in 20 years, will take effect on May 25, 2018. The impact for companies is serious: Unlike previous privacy legislation in Europe or elsewhere, the GDPR authorizes the government to impose severe fines up to 20 million […]
10. October 2017
Eingeschriebener Brief ohne Nachweis über den Inhalt

Done any tricks today? About Email missunderstandings and half-truths (part 3)

Part 3 of our series: “Done any tricks today?“ addresses solutions for ensuring verifiable and secure e-mail correspondence. In addition, we should not forget the EU General Data Protection Regulation. In particular, the reversal of the burden of proof in case of data protection violations (article 5, paragraph 2) should […]
22. August 2017
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Striking a balance between cost and benefit for e-mail encryption (Part 3)

The aim of this third and final article is to explain why the activation of TLS (Transport Layer Security) on in-house e-mail systems does not definitively resolve the issue of e-mail encryption. In addition, we describe a possible solution for the majority of companies.
8. August 2017
Laptop with illuminated screen and open email program in the dark

Striking a balance between cost and benefit for e-mail encryption (Part 2)

In the first part of this series of articles, we dealt with the issues surrounding the procurement and targeted use of encryption solutions, particularly in the field of e-mail correspondence. The majority of companies would probably answer the questions raised here similarly.