DALLAS and BEIJING, May 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- NQ Mobile (NYSE: NQ), a leading global provider of mobile Internet services, today announced that NQ Mobile Security, NQ Mobile Vault and the company website, www.nq.com, earned the TRUSTe Certified Privacy seal. NQ Mobile joins more than 5,000 trusted organizations including: Apple, Disney, eBay, Forbes, HP and Microsoft who rely on TRUSTe to ensure they comply with evolving and nuanced international privacy requirements.
"As the premier global provider of mobile security solutions, we are pleased to be recognized and honored as a new seal-holder by TRUSTe, the standard-bearer of responsible privacy practices worldwide," said Gavin Kim, Chief Commercial Officer, NQ Mobile. "The TRUSTe privacy seal highlights our commitment to privacy and signifies our commitment to follow the US-EU Safe Harbor Privacy Principles; ensuring consumers around the world have the proper tools to keep their phones and their personal information safe through our best-in-class solutions."
NQ Mobile's flagship application, NQ Mobile Security detects and deletes viruses, malicious URLs, and other threats. NQ Mobile Security outperformed all competitive mobile security platforms in a West Coast Labs Comparative Test. NQ Mobile Security was also a top performer in research conducted by AV-TEST Institute, a leading international and independent service provider in the fields of IT security and anti-virus research.
Since its 2012 launch, NQ Mobile Vault for Android and has become a top app on Google Play with millions of downloads and an average user rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars. The app allows consumers to password protect and encrypt photos and videos on their smartphones.
NQ Mobile Security and NQ Mobile Vault for Android are available to download from the Google Play store.
About NQ Mobile
NQ Mobile Inc. (NYSE: NQ) is a leading global provider of mobile Internet services. NQ Mobile is a mobile security pioneer with proven competency to acquire, engage, and monetize customers globally. NQ Mobile's portfolio includes mobile security and mobile games & advertising for the consumer market and consulting, mobile platforms and mobility services for the enterprise market. As of December 31, 2012, NQ Mobile maintains a large, global user base of 283 million registered user accounts and 98 million monthly active user accounts through its consumer mobile security business, 65 million registered user accounts and 13 million monthly active user accounts through its mobile games & advertising business and over 1,200 enterprise customers. NQ Mobile maintains dual headquarters in Dallas, Texas, USA and Beijing, China. For more information on NQ Mobile, please visit http://www.nq.com.
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