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Proofpoint: Outlook Plugin

proofpoint outlook plugin

Proofpoint’s Outlook Plugin is part of a broader product offering comprising multiple cyber-security and data protection tools.

The Proofpoint Encryption Plugin for Microsoft Outlook allows organizations to implement secure exchange of messages between users within leaving the Outlook e-mailing interface.

The Outlook Plugin, as well as other security tools by Proofpoint, is a policy-driven solution that offers encryption features, which eliminate the risks associated with regulatory compliance, data loss, and violations of your corporate policies regarding data security.

 

How the Proofpoint Outlook Plugin Works

The Proofpoint Outlook Plugin provides encryption for your e-mail communications. It thus ensures you comply with federal regulatory frameworks such as HIPAA, SOX, and GLBA and state legislations such as Massachusetts 201 CMR 17. It also helps you fulfill security standards such as PCI-DSS.

The solution is available for the following versions of Microsoft Exchange Server and Microsoft Windows operating system.

 

Proofpoint Outlook Plugin Compatibility

 

Microsoft Exchange Version

Windows OS Version

MS Outlook Version

Exchange 2007

Windows 7

Outlook 2007

Outlook 2010

Outlook 2013

Exchange 2010

 

Exchange 2013

Exchange 2010

Windows 7

Windows 10

Outlook 2007

Outlook 2010

Outlook 2013 (32-bit, 64-bit)

Exchange 2013

Exchange 2016

 

The Encryption Plugin for Microsoft Outlook is available in both Proofpoint Essentials and Enterprise products tiers.

You should be aware that cloud-based installations of the encryption plugin might not work properly; therefore, install the plugin from a local installation.

 

Conclusion

Proofpoint Encryption Plugin for Microsoft Outlook offers a solid encryption solution for Outlook-based corporate e-mail communications and while it is not as sophisticated as other tools in the field it features all the capabilities to provide you with both secure e-mail messaging and regulatory compliance.

Topics from this Article

Proofpoint, Compliance, Email Security

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