Pointsec® offered as service by Telia

Pointsec® offered as service by Telia - Pointsec Mobile Technologies' and Telia´s collaboration now also includes organizations which have outsourced their PC operation to Telia For some time, Pointsec® has been an mandatory security component in the protection of Telia employees' portable computers. Telia and Pointsec Mobile Technologies are now extending their collaboration, so that organizations which hand over the operation of their PC environment to Telia also can include Pointsec® in the PC platform which Telia supplies. The agreement that has been entered into also entails an expansion of Telia's current 3,500 licenses for Pointsec® to 5,100 licenses. The number of licenses is being increased in line with employees at Telia or Telia's customers being equipped with Pointsec. Delivery and invoicing took place in June 2002. - One of the advantages of Pointsec is that the solution can be centrally and cost effectively installed and administered over the network. As a result, we have a unique opportunity to respond to the complex needs of Telia, both for their own employees and for customers, the operation of whose PC platforms Telia manages. For organizations that has chosen to outsource the operation of their PC environment, we consider it a natural choice for them also to hand over operational responsibility for PC-related security to their operating partner, says Hans Strandberg, Sales Manager for Europe within Pointsec Mobile Technologies AB. Pointsec is a security solution that uses access control and encryption to protect access to information, software and network connections on desktop PCs as well as portable and handheld computers. Only the user able to give the correct identity and password may access the information on the computer. Pointsec has been developed for large organizations, and is designed such that it can be simply and cost effectively installed and administered centrally over a network. Pointsec Mobile Technologies has previously had considerable success within the IT and telecom sector (Cisco, Ericsson, etc.) and among public authorities (the US Department of Justice, the US Department of Defense, etc.). For further information, please contact: Hans Strandberg, Sales Manager for Europe, Pointsec Mobile Technologies AB, tel. +46 (0)8-459 54 70 or +46 (0)733-56 54 94. Pointsec Mobile Technologies AB is a wholly owned subsidiary of Protect Data AB. The company develops and markets access-controlling and encrypting systems for stationary and portable computers, palmtop computers, WAP telephones, etc. Pointsec Mobile Technologies has 47 employees and offices in San Francisco, New York and Chicago in the USA, Cambridge in the United Kingdom, and Stockholm, Falun and Sundsvall in Sweden. Visit our website at: www.pointsec.com Protect Data AB is a Group offering tailor-made IT security solutions to large companies and organizations. The company offers access-controlling and encrypting systems for personal computers, anti-virus systems, firewalls, user identification systems, content control systems, Secure VPNs, digital signatures and PKI, and systems for secure transactions. Protect Data is the market leader in its business area in the Nordic region and has subsidiaries in Sweden, Norway, Finland, Denmark, Czech Republik, Slovakia, the United Kingdom and the USA. Protect Data has approximately 150 employees and is listed on the Stockholm Stock Exchange. Visit our website at: www.protectdata.com ------------------------------------------------------------ This information was brought to you by Waymaker http://www.waymaker.net The following files are available for download: http://www.waymaker.net/bitonline/2002/07/08/20020705BIT00740/wkr0001.doc http://www.waymaker.net/bitonline/2002/07/08/20020705BIT00740/wkr0002.pdf