Your Email Remains Private Even When in Recipient's Inbox

August 23, 2021 / in Blog, Tech Essentials / by Zafar Khan, RPost CEO

Get Some Rest (for Your Files) for the Rest of Your Summer As we head into one of the summer’s final weekends, I’m doing the usual exercise of wondering where all the time went. This certainly was not a restful summer for the world what with Delta variants, ransomware attacks, record-setting wildfires and now hurricanes baring in on my hometown. On a lighter note, we were also not resting at RPost in bringing you our virtual user conference and many new, groundbreaking and value-pa [...]

Secure Way to Send Sensitive Information by Email

July 26, 2021 / in Blog, Tech Essentials / by Zafar Khan, RPost CEO

Hey You, Get Off (or On) My Cloud 15 or so years ago, ‘the cloud’ was considered the next big thing in business and personal technology. No longer did each machine you used need to have files or applications stored on it locally. When you worked on a document in the office, you now didn’t need to email it to yourself so you could work on it from your home PC. If you wanted to do online banking or instant messaging, you no longer had to load the actual applications onto each machi [...]

Email Encryption with Future Proof Technology

February 22, 2021 / in Blog, Tech Essentials / by Zafar Khan, RPost CEO

Let’s Ring in a New Era of Privacy? The German philosopher, Hegel, wrote (and I’m paraphrasing here) that history is merely a never-ending series of reactions to reactions. Once a thing is done, there is an inevitable reaction to it and then a reaction to that and so on. Technology works the same way in that innovations are often countered and re-countered by subsequent innovations. The technology that allowed for connectivity via social media spawned an outcry about [...]

Message Level Email Encryption Even Inside Recipient's Inbox

October 16, 2020 / in Blog, Encryption/Security / by Zafar Khan, RPost CEO

Get Your Computer Fixed. Lose an Election Your computer stops working. All your remote working has taken its toll on a personal laptop you never indented to use this extensively. You panic because you can’t go into the office, and there’s nothing your remotely-working IT person can do when your machine can’t turn on. What to do? Ship it back to the manufacturer? It could take weeks. Call the Geek Squad or your local tech repair shop? This may be the least bad op [...]

Best Way to Avoid Ransomware Attack on Your Email Communication

April 15, 2019 / in Blog, Encryption/Security / by Zafar Khan, RPost CEO

Today’s Hackers Target Executives with Simple Social Engineering Today’s hackers are more innovative. Rather than just running up charges on your credit card, they are looking to extort money in exchange for return of your private information or to limit their use of it. For insurance executives, private information often includes emails related to customers and their policies. Data could include confidential information about assets, employees, vendor contracts and bank accounts. [...]

How to Decrypt an Encrypted Email - Simplify Recipient User Experience

December 14, 2010 / in Blog, Encryption/Security / by Zafar Khan, RPost CEO

When sending encrypted email using RMail services, the sender can choose one of the following options: Decryption at Recipient Description         i.          Pre-Arranged Password Sender and receiver coordinate an exchange of a pre-arranged password the sender u [...]

Implementation Options with RMail Encryption – TLS, PKI, 256-Bit AES PDF?

December 14, 2010 / in Blog, Encryption/Security / by Zafar Khan, RPost CEO

With RMail service, the sender can opt to send encrypted messages by Message-Level Encryption, Transport Layer Encryption, or a combination. As such, there are four scenarios for encrypted transmission.  In all cases, the encrypted message is delivered direct to the recipient’s desktop; RMail never requires the recipient to visit a website to collect their email. Encrypted Data Flow Path A [...]