Media releases are provided as is by companies and have not been edited or checked for accuracy. Any queries should be directed to the company itself.

F-Secure and Swiss Telco Leader Collaborate for Better Internet Security

  • 07 November, 2007 10:18

<p>Swisscom customers can now enjoy data security through monthly subscriptions, enabled by F-Secure</p>
<p>Sydney, 7 November 2007 – To enable Swisscom customers to fully enjoy the benefits of their Internet experience without worrying about malware or hacking they can now subscribe to Bluewin Security. In addition to protection against viruses, spyware and phishing, it also includes a desktop firewall, as well as child protection software. Bluewin Security offers protection for the whole family and the subscription covers up to three PCs in the home.</p>
<p>Responding to strong consumer demand for Security-as-a-Service, Swisscom has integrated the proven F-Secure security package into its own product portfolio, and offers Bluewin Security as a monthly subscription. “F-Secure is the leading provider of security solutions for ISPs and therefore an ideal partner for Swisscom. The skills and expertise of F-Secure are reflected in a convenient and innovative security package, which meets our high standards,” says Andreas Bittig, Head of Internet Services at Swisscom.</p>
<p>“Bank transactions, travel reservations, music downloads – the Internet has become an integral part of our daily lives. As more and more transactions are conducted with the convenience of a mouse click, users need to have confidence that their private data is protected," comments Klaus Jetter, Country Manager for F-Secure in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. "F-Secure security solutions pursue a single goal: to ensure that our users can fully enjoy their online activities in a carefree manner. Bluewin Security offers Swisscom customers an easy way to get the highest level of security.”</p>
<p>Swisscom and F-Secure have been collaborating since May 2006 in the area of virus protection for mobile devices.</p>
<p>About F-Secure
F-Secure Corporation protects consumers and businesses against computer viruses and other threats from the Internet and mobile networks. F-Secure's award-winning solutions are available as a service subscription through more than 150 Internet service provider and mobile operator partners around the world, making F-Secure the global leader in this market. The solutions are also available as licensed products through thousands of resellers globally.</p>
<p>F-Secure has received the Frost &amp; Sullivan 2007 award for Distribution Strategy Leadership. The company aspires to be the most reliable security provider, helping make computer and smartphone user's networked lives safe and easy. This is substantiated by the company's independently proven ability to respond faster to new threats than its main competitors. Founded in 1988, and headquartered in Finland, F-Secure has been listed on the Helsinki Exchanges since 1999. The company has consistently been one of the fastest growing publicly listed companies in the industry. The latest news on real-time virus threat scenarios is available at the F-Secure Data Security Lab weblog at http://www.f-secure.com/weblog/</p>
<p>About Swisscom Group
With a sales volume of CHF 5.1 billion during the first half of 2007 and 20,500 full-time employees, the Swisscom Group is the leading telecommunications company in Switzerland. Swisscom is present throughout Switzerland with a full range of services and products for mobile, fixed and IP-based voice and data communication.</p>

Most Popular

Cool Tech

Breitling Superocean Heritage Chronographe 44

Learn more >

SanDisk MicroSDXC™ for Nintendo® Switch™

Learn more >

Toys for Boys

Family Friendly

Panasonic 4K UHD Blu-Ray Player and Full HD Recorder with Netflix - UBT1GL-K

Learn more >

Stocking Stuffer

Razer DeathAdder Expert Ergonomic Gaming Mouse

Learn more >

Christmas Gift Guide

Click for more ›

Most Popular Reviews

Join the newsletter!

Error: Please check your email address.

Latest Articles

Resources

PCW Evaluation Team

Edwina Hargreaves

WD My Cloud Home

I would recommend this device for families and small businesses who want one safe place to store all their important digital content and a way to easily share it with friends, family, business partners, or customers.

Walid Mikhael

Brother QL-820NWB Professional Label Printer

It’s easy to set up, it’s compact and quiet when printing and to top if off, the print quality is excellent. This is hands down the best printer I’ve used for printing labels.

Ben Ramsden

Sharp PN-40TC1 Huddle Board

Brainstorming, innovation, problem solving, and negotiation have all become much more productive and valuable if people can easily collaborate in real time with minimal friction.

Sarah Ieroianni

Brother QL-820NWB Professional Label Printer

The print quality also does not disappoint, it’s clear, bold, doesn’t smudge and the text is perfectly sized.

Ratchada Dunn

Sharp PN-40TC1 Huddle Board

The Huddle Board’s built in program; Sharp Touch Viewing software allows us to easily manipulate and edit our documents (jpegs and PDFs) all at the same time on the dashboard.

George Khoury

Sharp PN-40TC1 Huddle Board

The biggest perks for me would be that it comes with easy to use and comprehensive programs that make the collaboration process a whole lot more intuitive and organic

Featured Content

Product Launch Showcase

Latest Jobs

Don’t have an account? Sign up here

Don't have an account? Sign up now

Forgot password?