Cellcrypt Awarded AT&T Solution Certification for BlackBerry(R) Smartphones

Achieves AT&T Certification for Secure Voice Calling

Jun 21, 2010, 09:48 ET from Cellcrypt

PALO ALTO, Calif., June 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Cellcrypt (www.cellcrypt.com), the leading provider of secure mobile voice calling, today announced that AT&T has approved Cellcrypt Mobile for BlackBerry under the AT&T Solution Certification Program.

AT&T certification validates that Cellcrypt Mobile is fully supported on the AT&T network on BlackBerry® smartphones. This certification ensures customers can enjoy the best possible experience when using Cellcrypt Mobile across AT&T's wireless network on the following devices: BlackBerry® Bold 9000/9700, BlackBerry® Curve 8300/8520/8900, BlackBerry® Pearl 81xx series and BlackBerry® 87xx/88xx series.

This certificate provides additional assurance that Cellcrypt's secure cell phone voice calling is of the highest performance standard, and follows on from two other recent achievements in which Cellcrypt's cryptographic module (Ccore) was validated to Federal Information Processing Standard 140-2 by the National Institute of Standards and Technology, and Cellcrypt Mobile was nominated as a Finalist in the category of "Best Encryption Product' in the SC Magazine Awards competition.

"We are delighted to achieve AT&T solution certification, which gives further assurance to governments and enterprises seeking to protect confidential conversations that key executives and employees make on their cell phones," said Kathleen Peters, General Manager (US) at Cellcrypt, "We are honored that Cellcrypt has been selected in this way for use on the largest GSM network in the United States, offering customers the benefit of an additional layer of voice call security for those all important confidential calls."

Cellcrypt provides encrypted voice calls on mobile phones such as BlackBerry® and Nokia smartphones delivering government-grade security in an easy-to-use application that makes highly secure calling as easy as a normal phone call. Utilizing the IP data channel it supports all major wireless networks including 2G (GPRS/ EDGE), 3G (HSPA, CDMA/EV-DO), Wi-Fi® and satellite. It also enables secure mobile phone calls to office phone systems to call landlines as well as access PBX features such as voicemail, conference calling and calling out to the public phone network. Cellcrypt's products are validated to the FIPS 140-2 standard approved by the US National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST).

About Cellcrypt

Cellcrypt is the leading provider of technology to secure mobile voice calls on everyday smartphones. Founded in 2005, Cellcrypt's R&D innovation resulted in Encrypted Mobile Content Protocol (EMCP), an Internet Protocol (IP) based technology that optimizes delivery of encrypted data between mobile devices over wireless networks.

Cellcrypt's products are validated to the FIPS 140-2 standard approved by the US National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), operate over data-enabled networks including 2G (GPRS/EDGE), 3G (HSPA, CDMA/EV-DO) and Wi-Fi®, and are optimized to run on Nokia® Symbian and BlackBerry® smartphones. Cellcrypt is a BlackBerry® Alliance Partner and Inmarsat Connect Partner.

Today, Cellcrypt solutions are used routinely by governments, enterprises and senior-level executives worldwide. Cellcrypt is a privately held, venture-backed company with headquarters in London, UK and offices in USA and Middle East.

For more information please visit: www.cellcrypt.com.

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