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RE: e-mail policies
From: Bram Van Dam <gandalfbram () pandora be>
Date: Wed, 26 Feb 2003 11:30:20 +0100
At 10:15 25/02/2003, chris wrote:
> Dear gurus
> We are defining policies for the use of corporate e-mail, I have doubts
> about privacy of messages sent by employees. Since the e-mail system is
> intended for business use, we need to prevent sensitive information
> disclosure. If we respect the privacy , how can discover infidelity
> What is your opinion or the standard in this cases? What is the
> companies approach?
> Thanks a lot.
Well now, I do think there is a law somewhere that allows the board of
directors (or whatever you call it) to read all email sent and received by
employees to a company email address, as long as it has some kind of
disclaimer (such as "Warning: all email messages may be read by .. " or
something like that). At least we have one of those in Belgium!