Nokia Teams With Pointsec Mobile Technologies to Deliver Advanced Security for Mobile Devices

Pointsec(R) for Symbian OS File Encryption Product Protects Sensitive Data on

Nokia Mobile Devices

Aug 24, 2004, 01:00 ET from Pointsec Mobile Technologies

    CHICAGO, Aug. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Nokia (NYSE:   NOK) and Pointsec today
 announced that they have jointly developed a solution designed to protect
 enterprise customers' data in mobile devices.  The new Pointsec file
 encryption solution enables the encryption of any user data such as email, SMS
 and MMS messages, calendar and contacts as well as memory card data.  The
 solution will be available for Nokia Series 60 and Nokia Series 80 devices,
 starting with the Nokia 9500 Communicator.
     "Nokia strongly believes that security is a key enabler for business
 mobility," comments Panu Kuusisto, Director, Alliances at Nokia Enterprise
 Solutions.  "As devices become increasingly sophisticated and more company
 sensitive information is stored on them, it is vital to bring the same level
 of security to mobile devices as currently exists on wired IT devices such as
     "Mobility significantly boosts the employee productivity and the
 capabilities of the real-time enterprise, but it also creates new security and
 management challenges," said Stephen Drake, program manager for IDC's Mobile
 Infrastructure Software service.  "Organizations must begin to address both
 mobile security and mobile device management technologies such as data
 protection on mobile devices to safeguard confidential information from
 getting into wrong hands via loss or theft of a mobile device."
     "We are delighted to cooperate with Nokia to be able to extend our mobile
 data protection solutions to also include the Nokia product range," said Peter
 Larsson, President and CEO for Pointsec.  "Pointsec for Symbian offers not
 only powerful, real-time data encryption, but also unique PicturePIN user
 authentication that ensures data will not be accessed by unauthorized
     Pointsec(R) for Symbian OS also includes central management of security
 profiles, secure remote help and advanced data recovery in addition to third
 party device management support. Pointsec for Symbian OS supporting Nokia 9500
 will be available in Q3 2004.  The solution will be available through Pointsec
 VAR and system integration channels.
     About Nokia Enterprise Solutions
     Enterprise Solutions is the arm of Nokia dedicated to helping businesses
 and institutions worldwide improve their performance through extended
 mobility. Its end-to-end solution offerings range from business optimized
 mobile devices on the front end, to a robust portfolio of mobile business
 optimized gateways in the back end including: wireless email and internet,
 application mobility, message protection, virtual private networks, firewalls,
 and intrusion protection. As the global leader in mobile enterprise voice,
 Nokia Enterprise Solutions is well positioned to help companies mobilize data
 and free their workforces, while ensuring the security and reliability of
 their networks.
     About Nokia
     Nokia is the world leader in mobile communications, driving the growth and
 sustainability of the broader mobility industry. Nokia is dedicated to
 enhancing people's lives and productivity by providing easy-to-use and
 innovative products like mobile phones, and solutions for imaging, games,
 media, mobile network operators and businesses. Nokia is a broadly held
 company with listings on five major exchanges.
     About Pointsec Mobile Technologies
     Pointsec Mobile Technologies AB is a wholly owned subsidiary of Protect
 Data AB, publicly traded (PROT) on the Stockholm stock exchange. The company
 develops and markets access controlling and encrypting systems for stationary
 and portable computers, palmtop computers, smartphones, PDAs, etc. Pointsec
 Mobile Technologies has offices in Chicago and Washington DC in the USA,
 Cambridge in the United Kingdom, Paris in France, Dusseldorf in Germany, and
 Stockholm, Falun, and Sundsvall in Sweden.  Visit our web site at: .
     Pointsec is a registered trademark of Pointsec Mobile Technologies.  All
 other product or service names mentioned herein are the trademarks of their
 respective owners.
      Peter Larsson, CEO
      Pointsec Mobile Technologies

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