Data Sheet

Comparing Virtru with Gmail Confidential

Virtru Data Protection

Virtru extends and enhances Gmail Confidential’s access controls, helping organizations ensure privacy while fostering secure collaboration with persistent encryption and granular access controls.


  • End-to-end file and email encryption
  • Customer-hosted encryption keys
  • No access by Google or other unauthorized third parties

Secure Collaboration

  • Secure external recipient response support in the original email thread
  • Support for secure recipient forwarding based on sender’s message policies

Control and Visibility

  • Document watermarking
  • Granular access controls (e.g. allow forward, disable download)
  • Visibility into recipient access for senders and admins, and integration with SIEM tools

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