This article describes how to use the instant messenger proxy with PGP Desktop 9.0.x for Macintosh
PGP Desktop 9.x automatically encrypts IM sessions if the following conditions are met: Both users in the IM session are running PGP Desktop 9.0 or greater. They also have the Encrypt Instant message setting enabled in the PGP Desktop preferences.
|Note: File transfers over IM are encrypted. However, PGP Desktop does not encrypt audio and video connections.|
Enable PGP Desktop to Encrypt Instant Messages
How to Verify that the Instant Messaging Session is being Encrypted