The MA Data Protection Law
The new MA Data Protection Law which went into effect March, 1, 2010 requires "Encryption of all transmitted records and files containing personal information that will travel across public networks".
To address this need, Ekaru has joined the Voltage Security Network Partner Program to offer email encryption services to our clients.
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If you're already signed up for SecureMail, and you need to get the Outlook plugin, go to the download page.
To learn more about the new MA Data Protection Law - 201 CMR 17.00: STANDARDS FOR THE PROTECTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION OF RESIDENTS OF THE COMMONWEALTH - read full regulation from the mass.gov web site.