...and honestly, this wasn't an easy feat! It took our working group (AG 001.77) – which I was honored to chair – more than two years from start to finish. At least a dozen security experts were active members of the group, bringing in their specific knowledge to the individual areas. At times it was a cumbersome but ultimately very fruitful endeavor.
With the NISV - the official regulation of the Network and Information System Security Ordinance- Austria has now laid down concrete network and information security requirements for providers of essential services within the framework of the Network and Information System Security Act (NISG).
Mailvelope allows encryption, decryption or signing of e-mails directly in the browser as well as to perform a signature check on e-mails. In order to further improve and develop the browser extension, SEC Consult was tasked by the BSI to do a security test.