9. Securing Email, Chat, and Voice over IP

  1. Joe Kissell

Published Online: 1 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118257739.ch9

Mac® Security Bible

Mac® Security Bible

How to Cite

Kissell, J. (2009) Securing Email, Chat, and Voice over IP, in Mac® Security Bible, Wiley Publishing, Inc., Indianapolis, IN, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118257739.ch9

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 NOV 2011
  2. Published Print: 21 DEC 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470474198

Online ISBN: 9781118257739



  • securing email;
  • chat;
  • VoIP;
  • Mac OS X;
  • audio transmitted


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Understanding Email Security

  • Logging In Securely

  • Using SSL for Incoming and Outgoing Mail

  • Using SSL for webmail

  • Digitally Signing and Encrypting Email

  • Stopping Spam

  • Examining Message Headers and Source

  • iChat Security

  • Securing Instant Messaging and Voice over IP with Third-Party Software

  • Summary