Doug McLean - Blogmeister
So why does an information security company care whether you use Facebook or Outlook to communicate? The answer is that PGP Corporation is committed to protecting our customers’ data regardless of where it is and what device it is on. Giving up email or migrating to a hybrid email/social networking platform does not absolve individuals and enterprises from protecting the confidential information contained in their messages, status updates and tweets.
In fact, it complicates the situation in that there is clearly a class of information you will never want resident on any platform over which you don’t have complete control. This need for secure communications, particularly in the case of the social networking platforms (SNP), will lead to private Twitter groups (Flocks?), identity verified Facebook groups, and user encrypted message archives. NOW this gets interesting.
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