Virtru Email Encryption for Gmail
Portland Schools takes the data regarding our staff and students very seriously. For staff that are frequently sending emails containing any staff or student personal information, we offer end to end email encryption that is added to your Google Mail account by invitation only. If you think this is something you need please enter a ticket at http://help.portlandschools.org
Now that your organization is using Virtru, the next step is to download and activate your email:
- Here's how: Download and Activate The Virtru Add-In
Once your email account is activated, it’s time to start sending encrypted messages.
- Here's how: Sending a Virtru Encrypted Email
Please be sure to familiarize yourself with the available access controls that can be applied to your encrypted emails
The Virtru Support Center will be a helpful place for you as you continue to use Virtru.
Resources for end users you communicate with who do not have Virtru Installed:
So not everyone is lucky enough to have Virtru installed? Don’t worry! The below will help the end users you interact with get a better understanding of how Virtru works & how they can open/reply to messages:
- This page is intended to help end-users without the Virtru Browser Plugin open, read, and respond to encrypted emails.
- This is our full FAQ for reading messages in the Virtru Secure Reader.