The latest update for the PSMailbox apps (iPhone and Android) provides the ability to deliver notifications when a new email arrives in your Inbox. This article explains how to use this new feature.
How to stop spinning your wheels–and start managing your e-mail
By Mike Song, Vicki Halsey, and Tim Burress (Find the book in Amazon)
Has e-mail got you spinning like a hamster on a wheel?
Join the crowd.
Continue reading How can I better manage my email? (Hamster Revolution)
VPN is a private network system that uses the public internet to “tunnel” traffic secretly and securely from your PC to a corporate or a private computer network. This allows you to safely access your resources and in some cases (such as PSVPN) the rest of the Internet from a limited or unsecure network connection (ex. public wireless or internet cafe).
Mobile VPN is the VPN (Virtual Private Network) service provided by PSMail. VPN is a private network system that uses the public internet to “tunnel” traffic secretly and securely from your PC/phone to a computer network. This allows you to safely access your PSMailbox and other Internet resources from a limited or unsecure network connection (ex. public wireless or internet cafe). Continue reading What is Mobile VPN?
“Secure email” can sometimes be a slippery term. What exactly does it mean? How secure is my communication really?
There are different levels of security and privacy for email, and there are also different ways of providing it. Some technologies focus only on specific aspects of the email process and others were created to defend against specific threats. For your own peace of mind and confidence, its important to know just what is meant when we at PSMail claim to provide secure email services.
PSMail maintains a Product Security Incident Response Team PSIRT team to coordinate security and vulnerability information found in PSMail’s service. Our PSIRT can be reached by sending email to firstname.lastname@example.org or to email@example.com. Reports from security researchers, other vendors and government organizations can be sent to the email address firstname.lastname@example.org.
If encrypted communication is desired, we provide by S/MIME and PGP encryption support for sending emails to our security team. Please see our PGP Key below (expires Jan 19, 2022). Our PEM cert file expires in March 2020 can be downloaded here
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When you hear “computer virus” think about viruses that can spread amoung people, like the common cold or smallpox. Like these illnesses, a computer virus can pass from one host to another with dangerous consequences. It is vital to protect your computer from becoming infected.
An explanation of phishing and how you can protect yourself from it.
PSMail protects the security of your emails throught the TLS (Transport Layer Security) protocol called Secure Socket Layer (SSL). The following article explains what SSL is and how it works.
The importance of a secure email service.