Webmail.us's Commitment to Customer Privacy Earns It the TRUSTe Privacy Seal

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The Company Extends its Industry Leadership with an Aggressive, Customer-Oriented Privacy Policy

Webmail.us, the proven provider of enterprise-class email hosting for small businesses, has extended its industry leadership by earning the TRUSTe privacy seal, just weeks after unveiling its new aggressive, customer-oriented privacy policy. With its commitment to customer privacy combined with its new policy, the TRUSTe Privacy Seal exemplifies the Webmail.us commitment to its customers’ privacy and security. TRUSTe awards its privacy seal only to companies that complete the TRUSTe certification process and agree to comply with ongoing TRUSTe oversight and consumer dispute resolution procedures.

The major precepts of the Webmail.us privacy policy are as follows:

  • Webmail.us will not use client or user information for any purpose other than to provide the best possible hosted email and related services
  • The company will not share user or client information with third parties
  • Webmail.us will not to employ technology to read email messages in order to target, display or send marketing ads based on the content of those email messages.

“By receiving the TRUSTe privacy seal, Webmail.us gives their customers a clear signal that they are trustworthy and respect the privacy wishes of the people who visit their Web sites and use their hosted email service,” said Fran Maier, executive director and president of TRUSTe. “We are pleased to have Webmail.us as a part of our distinguished roster of participants in the TRUSTe Privacy Seal Program.”

“At Webmail.us, we do everything in our power to ensure the protection of our customers privacy and their email-related data. We take privacy issues very seriously and will never infringe upon the rights of our customers,” said Patrick Mathews, chief executive officer at Webmail.us. “Our mission is to provide our customers with the best possible email hosting services, without any privacy concerns, risks or distractions. Receiving the TRUSTe Privacy Seal accentuates our commitment to the protection of privacy for our customers and users of our Web sites.”

Webmail.us provides small businesses with world-class email hosting, protected from spam, computer viruses and other security threats facing corporate email systems. The company manages and maintains this critical communications infrastructure, freeing up personnel resources and eliminating the need for organizations to purchase email-related hardware, software and security services. The Webmail.us hosted email platform was designed with the small business in mind. It provides customers with a powerful email service that contains all of the features found in commercial enterprise packages in addition to integrated security and anti-spam protection – all for a fraction of the cost of purchasing and managing the solution in-house.

A cornerstone of the TRUSTe Privacy Seal and Certification Program is the ongoing monitoring and Watchdog Consumer Dispute Resolution mechanism. Through automated Watchfire monitoring, TRUSTe regularly monitors its seal program participants to ensure the integrity of the privacy statement. In addition, TRUSTe provides consumers and organizations an effective method to build trust through the Watchdog Dispute Resolution mechanism, an easy-to-use service for consumers to resolve their privacy disputes.

The Webmail.us privacy policy can be found online at http://www.webmail.us/privacy.

About Webmail.us

Webmail.us provides small businesses with email hosting solutions based on proven, open-source software applications. The company eliminates the need for customers to purchase and manage email-related software, hardware or security services. All email hosting packages include domain-based email with secure POP3, IMAP4, spam and virus protection, large mailboxes and an Outlook style webmail interface. Webmail.us is a TRUSTe privacy seal holder and a wholly owned subsidiary of Excedent Technologies. For more information, please visit us at http://www.webmail.us.

Excedent Technologies, Webmail.us, the Excedent logo, the Excedent Private-label Reseller Programs, the Webmail.us logo and any combinations thereof are the property of Excedent Technologies, Inc. All other brand and product names are used for identification only and are owned by their respective holders.

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Ed Schauweker