Re:secure email for commerce

Jay Van Vark ( )
Mon, 20 Jul 1998 20:40:10 -0800

If you use WebCatalog on the server side, there is an Encrypt context which
does some decent encryption of any text that you want to send them... We (I
work for the company) also provide a Eudora plug-in to decrypt the text on
the receiver side...

>We will shortly need to set up secure websites for our customers
>so they can take credit card orders over the net. Some of these
>customers operate their businesses in more than one location and
>they can't always be dialed directly into us (which means that
>credit card orders will travel through others systems).
>Has anybody got any ideas on how we can encrypt the email orders
>without causing our web customers a lot of grief? Many of them
>have very little understanding of the Internet and asking them to
>use a complicated method of decrypting email will defintely
>confuse them.
>We're using IIS 3.0 and Imail on separate machines.
>Lance Julander
>Terragon Media
>lance at

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