Privacy Enhanced Mail


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Privacy Enhanced Mail

(PEM) Internet electronic mail which provides confidentiality, authentication and message integrity using various encryption methods.

See also Pretty Good Privacy.
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For example, improved operating systems, user-to-system and system-to-system authentication, network encryption, and privacy enhanced mail (PEM, RIPEM, etc.
They provide a full range of hardware-based security features for Internet applications such as transaction processing, Privacy Enhanced Mail and Electronic Data Interchange.
The primary focus of the effort to develop and deploy Internet Privacy Enhanced Mail (PEM) is the provision of security for email users in the Internet community.
Secure tunneling is achieved using Privacy Enhanced Mail (PEM) public/private key techniques and RSA BSAFE encryption.
The Internet Business Group (IBG) will develop both server and client products to insure secure transaction processing for credit card, debit, and electronic cash transactions, as well as infrastructure products to support the security demands of the Internet: Certification authorities, payment mechanisms, privacy enhanced mail, and EDI.
PrivaSee supports the two leading secure messaging standards, Privacy Enhanced Mail (PEM) and Pretty Good Privacy (PGP).