Gesellschaft für Informatik e.V.

Lecture Notes in Informatics

INFORMATIK 2003 - Mit Sicherheit Informatik, Schwerpunkt "Sicherheit - Schutz und Zuverlässigkeit", 29. September - 2. Oktober 2003 in Frankfurt am Main. P-36, 379-382 (2003).

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Rüdiger Grimm (ed.), Hubert B. Keller (ed.), Kai Rannenberg (ed.)

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Pragmatic solutions to make E-mail security work

Henning Seemann


The concepts for secure e-mail are available for quite some time. Nevertheless only few users have adopted them. The classical concept of end-to-end e-mail security provides maximum theoretical security. But the effort to implement and enforce it at every client has limited the spreading of security and therefore the overall benefit. Centralized e-mail security overcomes this problem. A gateway between the internal and the public network provides security where it is needed - in the internet. This presentation reflects aspects like standards, integration, security policy, central virus detection, implementation efforts, and key-recovery as well as business requirements like reduced administration costs and optimized workflow.

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