AOL Plans Secure AIM Services

Thursday, 30 May 2002, 7:19 PM EST

According to the their web site, AOL will guarantee confidential IM'ing for the enterprise with Secure AIM Services, as the system will seamlessly issue security credentials.

The new enterprise IM service also features a Secure Document Delivery Service that allows individuals and enterprises to securely send documents over the Internet.

Besides encryption , Secure AIM Services will log message exchanges for auditing and archiving. The system will also reconcile AOL screen names against a corporate directory, making users easy to recognize and remember.

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