Press releases

18 January 2017

Hacking Lesson of 2016: It's Time to Secure Your Business

Chisinau, Republic of Moldova, January 18th, 2017 — In 2016 stories of hacks covered the headlines, from social media of tech leaders and celebrities, to food chains and hotels, and even email attacks with the Hong Kong Exchange. Hackers are growing more creative, more intelligent and in numbers each year. It's time for businesses to protect themselves. The Bat! is a secure email client developed by Ritlabs, SRL to safeguard and manage private email.

31 March 2016

The Bat! Email Client is Сertified for Windows 10

Chisinau, Republic of Moldova, March 31st, 2016 — Ritlabs, SRL, “Email Done Right”, announced today that The Bat! v7.1.18 Email Client has been certified for Windows 10. The Windows App Certification Program outlines program and technical requirements to ensure third-party apps carrying the Windows brand are easy to install and reliable on PCs running Windows.

28 March 2016

Ritlabs, SRL Achieves Microsoft Gold Application Development Competency

Chisinau, Republic of Moldova, March 28th, 2016 — Ritlabs, SRL, “Email Done Right”, announced today that it has attained a Gold Application Development Competency, demonstrating a “best-in-class” ability and dedication to meet Microsoft customers’ evolving needs in today’s dynamic business environment, distinguishing itself within the top 1 percent of Microsoft’s partner ecosystem.

03 March 2016

The Bat! Email Client with Further Improvements for Efficient Email Management

Chisinau, Republic of Moldova, March 3rd, 2016 - Today, the company announces an updated version of their secure client email software, The Bat! Version 7.1.18. The new version offers contact management in Exchange accounts, allowing for thousands of corporate network contacts to be downloaded and imported into the Exchange Web Services (EWS) address book.

05 August 2015

Secure Email Client Software The Bat! Now Allows Users to Access MS Exchange Servers Directly

Chisinau, Republic of Moldova, August 5th, 2015 – Ritlabs, SRL today released The Bat! version 7 which supports the Exchange Web Services (EWS) protocol, offering users a secure, customizable, and cost effective email client solution that is an alternative to MS Outlook. The Bat! version 7 connects to Exchange Servers directly, with no need for extra applications.

05 February 2015

Security and Speed Boost in the 64-bit Version of The Bat!

Chisinau, Republic of Moldova, February 5th, 2015 – Ritlabs, SRL releases The Bat! v6.7.20 and now offers a 64-bit version of the program as well. From now on, users can install either the 32-bit or the 64-bit version of The Bat! Email Client depending on the bitness of their operating system.

20 December 2013

New Security Standards: The Bat! 6.1

Chisinau, 19.12.2013 – In the times of email tracking and espionage scandals a secure email program is especially important. The Bat! is a professional alternative to the other email clients on the market. It is true that the developers of The Bat! have always prioritized the safety of emails and personal data against malware and theft. Therefore, a number of email traffic encryption protocols and the encryption of the local message base files have been implemented in the program.

20 April 2012

The Bat! 5.1 - Handier Than Ever

New version of The Bat! email program is launched by Ritlabs, SRL. The most important new features of The Bat! 5.1 are Inbox Analyzer, image download manager, message tags, hints, external HTML viewing module and Multi-SMTP option. These and other improvements of The Bat! 5.1 are described below.

06 April 2011

The Bat! 5 – 5/5 Stars Program!

Ritlabs, SRL announces the launch of a new version of The Bat! email client.
In The Bat! v5 we have completely reworked the program's intercommunication mechanisms. That was an important step forward as it permitted to significantly improve the access to mail via the IMAP-protocol, implement new search capabilities and display the relevant processes. These changes made the program more stable and secure. In what follows, we present some of this bunch of new functions.

15 February 2010

BatPost 3.0: Ideal Mail Server – at Your Service!

Chisinau, Republic of Moldova, 15.2.2010 – Ritlabs, SRL, developer of the popular email client The Bat!, today announces BatPost 3.0. BatPost is an easy-to-customize mail server for corporate and individual users. Its usability and maintainability have already become its trademark. BatPost server is a perfect solution for providing company’s employees with corporate email addresses and setting up internal message exchange system.

29 December 2009

The Bat! 4.2.16 Christmas Edition – one more gift

A few days ago Ritlabs, SRL has launched The Bat! Voyager Christmas Release. It was a pleasure for developers to act in Santa's role and they wanted to continue it; as a result, Ritlabs, SRL users now can benefit of another Christmas present – The Bat! 4.2.16.

17 November 2009

Ritlabs, SRL launches The Bat! 4.2.12

Since the previous version came out, developers have added some new features and have made some improvements to the program. The main highlight of The Bat! 4.2.12 is the Menu Navigator and better work with antivirus applications.

08 June 2009

Ritlabs, SRL launches The Bat! 4.2

Chisinau, Republic of Moldova, 8th June 2009 – Ritlabs, SRL, the makers of popular email client The Bat!, today announced the release of version 4.2. Principal among its new features is the ability for users to schedule when and how emails should be sent.

22 December 2008

Merry Christmas and a Happy New version!

HTML message templates and file system enhancements among the improvements in The Bat! 4.1 The most important enhancement in The Bat! 4.1 is the HTML templates creation option. In the new version creating HTML messages is much easier – in addition to plain text, The Bat! templates can handle the full range of formatting, pictures, background images, tables and other HTML message attributes.

20 June 2008

Legally valid mail dispatch receipts – BatPost 2.22 innovation

In many countries there are laws that give an electronic digital signature the same status as a handwritten signature, and a digitally signed document is equivalent to a manually signed document. Using the new feature of BatPost, senders can get mail dispatch receipts that have legal recognition. This new option is based on the technologies currently required and used in government applications.

19 March 2008

The Bat! Voyager – 4th version

Following the release of The Bat! 4.0, Ritlabs, SRL brings to users’ attention The Bat! Voyager 4.0 – portable variant of the new version of The Bat!

07 February 2008

The Bat! 4.0 – new level

Ritlabs, SRL brings to users' notice that the newest version of The Bat! e-mail processing system is to be presented to the general public on February 7.

11 October 2007

The Bat! 4.0 – e-communication at its best

Ritlabs, SRL brings to users’ notice that the newest version of The Bat! e-communication program is to be presented to the general public at the earliest possible date.

31 July 2007

Ritlabs, SRL was declared a Microsoft Certified Partner

Recently we received a notification about the fact that our company is now officially certified as a Microsoft Partner. A certifying document to confirm this recognition was sent to our office. Signed by two Microsoft Corporation officers – Steven Ballmer, Chief Executive Officer, and Allison Watson, Corporate Vice President Worldwide Partner Group, this certificate officially makes our company a Microsoft Certified Partner.

08 June 2007

The Bat! email client in Amnesty International Slovakia office

Ritlabs, SRL is proud to communicate that The Bat! email client is now involved in Amnesty International activity. Recently Slovakia office of this organization solicited our program and now they benefit of its assistance in their daily work.

14 February 2007

Ritlabs, SRL announces The Bat! for Windows Vista

The Bat! Professional is an email client that combines all the features that an advanced user may require. Intuitive design helps The Bat! users freely navigate it right after installing. The Bat! benefits from Windows Vista's Address Space Layout Randomization (ASLR) and Data Execution Prevention (DEP) for protecting the computer from viruses and malicious codes spread via email.

14 August 2006

Business Travelers Protect Email and Critical Files on the Road with The Bat! Voyager PRO

Smart road warriors have a new weapon to protect sensitive client data and guard against malicious virus attacks while retrieving email on the road. The Bat! Voyager PRO from Ritlabs, SRL combines The Bat! portable email client with powerful encryption software and a unique Disk Firewall feature, all pre-loaded onto a convenient 256MB flash drive.

10 July 2006

Protect Your Email and All of Your Files When You Travel

Ritlabs, SRL has released The Bat! Voyager PRO, a secure version of its popular Windows email client software that protects your email, and all of your critical files, when you're on the road. The email software is pre-loaded onto a 256Mb secure flash drive. The unique Disk Firewall Feature from Dekart adds extra protection, ensuring that your data can't be accessed by either human intruders or virus attacks.

05 January 2006

The Bat! Voyager lets you take your Email on the road

Ritlabs, SRL has released The Bat! Voyager, a new version of its popular Windows email client software that makes it easy to securely access and send emails when you're away from home or office. Simply load The Bat! Voyager onto a tiny, inexpensive flash drive that you can carry on your key chain, and you'll be able to process your emails from your hotel room, from clients' offices, or from anywhere with a computer and an Internet connection.

05 January 2005

Data Encryption Software Prolongs the Life of your Flash Disk

Ritlabs, SRL, publisher of the popular email client The Bat!, has released The Bat! Private Disk v. 2.0, a powerful, reliable and easy-to-use Windows disk encryption program that transparently encrypts and protects your critical business and financial data. Designed for business people who need to travel with critical financial data on their flash drives or other removable media, The Bat! Private Disk writes data to your flash drive, without wearing it out.

01 September 2004

The Bat! 3.0

Ritlabs, SRL has released version 3 of its popular "The Bat!" email client software for Windows on September 1, 2004.

17 October 2003

Ritlabs, SRL wins "Exporter of The Year" Award

Marian Lupu, the minister of economy of the Republic of Moldova has honored Ritlabs, SRL with "The Exporter of The Year" award. This is the yearly prize established by the Moldavian Export Promotion Organization (MEPO), given annually to the most prominent exporter in Moldova for the volume of export and level of innovation of exported products and services.

01 September 2003

Ritlabs, SRL releases version 2.0 of The Bat!

Ritlabs, SRL releases version 2.0 of "The Bat!", which now includes a brand new HTML editor, full IMAP4 support, Anti-spam improvements, build-in scheduler and reminder, and a lot of other improvements.

11 June 2002

Ritlabs, SRL The Bat! 1.6 offers major new feature set

Version 1.6 of Ritlabs, SRL popular 'The Bat!' email client software for Windows is available right now. It is jam-packed with new and improved features. New things like anti-virus plug-ins, a brand new HTML rendering engine, TLS (SSL) and MSN (NTLM) support, a wider range of international character set support and a whole range of usability and functionality improvements.

08 May 2001

E-mail with Iron-Clad Security

Ritlabs, SRL has released AuthenticBat! and SecureBat!, Windows e-mail clients that take all of the security worries out of communicating over the Internet.