Tiscali Launches Secure Mail

Tiscali offers its customers a monthly subscription service to encrypt email

TORONTO -- Tiscali, one of Europe’s main independent telecommunication companies, and Echoworx, a leading provider of security software products for digital communications, today announced Tiscali is the first service provider in Europe to launch this important email privacy product, Tiscali Secure Mail.

The service, today available in Italy and soon in UK, targets customers who want to ensure the privacy of their email messages and attachments as they travel across the Internet from sender to recipient. Anyone can purchase Secure Mail from Tiscali, and existing customers can simply add the service to their bill.

“Data privacy continues to be a growing concern, which is why organizations are looking to implement best practices, such as encryption to ensure secure communications,” said Klaus Ludemann, Director Media & VAS at Tiscali. “In line with our policy of providing our customers with the best Internet experience, we are pleased to be the first in Europe to offer email encryption with a simple solution that helps to ensure their data privacy. We believe email encryption will become the new privacy standard for digital communications.”

Tiscali SpA (Milan: TIS)