Simplest Way to Send Encrypted Email, Share Large Files Securely

July 25, 2019 / in Blog, Encryption/Security / by Zafar Khan, RPost CEO

Equifax’s $10 Billion Bet. You Really Don’t Care (Enough to Do Something) With so many big-name data breaches in recent times, your eyes may have glossed over the recent Equifax consumer data breach settlement. The numbers were big, 147 million consumers had their sensitive information exposed. The penalty, $700 million (or about $5 per person). Source: New York Times, Krebs. Factored into this amount are ways in which consumers can request extra perks, compensati [...]

How to Send Large Files Right From Microsoft Outlook With Encrypted Links, for Extra Protection

May 06, 2019 / in Blog, Encryption/Security / by Zafar Khan, RPost CEO

Vacationing in The Bahamas? Leave Your Laptop at Home The constitution provides certain privacy rights. Attorneys and their clients generally enjoy extra protections on privacy with “privileged” correspondence. But what happens if the information is inadvertently exposed? There are all sorts of pitfalls that can expose your sensitive information. Here are some shocking ones. File sharing services can cause waiver of attorney-client privilege if files are not sen [...]

RPost Services are a Logical Extension to any Microsoft Outlook or Office 365 Installation, According to Ingram Micro

April 04, 2018 / in Blog, Encryption/Security / by Zafar Khan, RPost CEO

Ingram Micro Australia has added RPost email security services to its cloud marketplace, considering the heightened interest in email security and compliance that has fueled demand for RPost. Ingram Micro is the world’s largest technology distributor. “Customers in regulated industries, as well as businesses large and small, have relied on RPost technologies for more than a decade, for the highest levels of security and compliance with the simplest user experience,” state [...]

File Sharing Service Causes Waiver of Attorney Client Privilege

May 04, 2017 / in Blog, Registered Email™ / by Zafar Khan, RPost CEO

It seems innocent enough. Your attorney shares a few files by sending a link from their unprotected cloud storage account. They expect that you’ll only see the files that they intended to send. But there are huge risks to this approach. This behavior can result in the waiver of attorney client privilege. In a recent case in Virginia, a judge ruled that Harleysville Insurance Company had waived its right to attorney client privilege when it made the mistake of storing privileg [...]

Shadow It, Googligan And Workplace Productivity

February 10, 2017 / in Blog, Encryption/Security / by Zafar Khan, RPost CEO

Service professionals and business managers are continually trying to improve workplace productivity, not just to increase profits but also to reduce tedium in their daily work flows. Web applications for customer relationship management (Salesforce.com), professional networking (LinkedIn), messaging, e-signing, and file sharing (RPost), for example, can be extremely helpful tools for streamlining work flows. But what happens when well-intentioned employees bypass their IT depa [...]

The Evolution of The Electronic Signature Revolution

January 27, 2017 / in Blog, Electronic Signatures / by Zafar Khan, RPost CEO

Electronic signature technology is already the industry standard for executing business contracts in almost every industry. Professionals in real estate, legal services, investment management and insurance, particularly, have adopted use of this technology to transact efficiently. As e-signatures have now reached mainstream levels of adoption, where does the technology go from here? Business Process Automation By now, almost every working professional unders [...]

Deciphering Large File Sharing, Sending, Storage (Part 2)

October 27, 2016 / in Blog, Encryption/Security / by Zafar Khan, RPost CEO

As we discussed in a recent article, “Deciphering Large File Sharing, Sending, Storage (Part 1)”, email is not naturally well suited for sending file attachments of more than ten megabytes. One can never be sure if the recipient’s system will accept very large attachment transmissions. In this follow-up, we provide a [...]

Deciphering Large File Sharing, Sending, Storage (Part 1)

October 26, 2016 / in Blog, Encryption/Security / by Zafar Khan, RPost CEO

As many know, email is not naturally well suited for sending file attachments of more than ten megabytes. One can never be sure if the recipient’s system will accept very large attachment transmissions. Sharing family photos? No problem. There are lots of tools to send these. Sharing sensitive business files that are too large to send by normal email? Well, you might want to consider more specialized large file sharing services. Certain large file sending and sharing to [...]

How to Send Large Files by Email

June 30, 2016 / in Blog, Encryption/Security / by Zafar Khan, RPost CEO

You may have noticed that when you send a large file attachment by email, it sometimes gets kicked back to you undelivered with an error message that says something like: “The attachment size exceeds the allowable limit.” But what are these limits? And how can you securely send a large file attachment when it’s too large to send by standard email? Most email providers enforce file size limitations on email attachments. For example, both Gmail and Yahoo limit file attachme [...]

How to Prove Message Delivery & Content from Salesforce.Com (or Any CRM)

November 13, 2013 / in Blog, Registered Email™ / by Zafar Khan, RPost CEO

An important trend for companies today is use of web-based messaging and CRM platforms such as Salesforce.com to manage, track and/or secure outbound correspondence. While some of these platforms let you send attached documents with your message, most (including Salesforce.com) do not save copies of attachments in the sent record stored in the web-based system. The only way to maintain proof of content for messages sent on these platforms is to send them using RPost’s Registe [...]