F-Secure offers Mobile Security for UIQ 3.3 on Sony Ericsson Handsets

F-Secure and Sony Ericsson Logo Security firm F-Secure has announced the availability of its mobile security software for the UIQ platform. Known as F-Secure Mobile Security, this software will be supplied to Sony Ericsson’s mobile phones.

In fact, a trial version of F-Secure Mobile Security 3.3 for UIQ will be available in certain Sony Ericsson UIQ handsets.

Smartphones available in the market offer a highly connected computing experience and thus need some sort of protection, in the same way that computers do.

As part of this tie-up, both F-Secure and Sony Ericsson will co-operate on a close basis in the filed of mobile security to make sure that smartphone users can enjoy a safe and richer mobile computing experience.

The F-Secure Mobile Security 3.3 for UIQ software combines an integrated antivirus and firewall.

“We are very proud and happy about the UIQ product and the co-operation. Our complete mobile product range will enable us to continue our leadership in the area of mobile security. We have seen increasing demand for mobile security solutions also from mobile operators, who want to offer their customers a secure user experience in all situations and on all platforms,” said Samu Konttinen, Vice President, Mobile Solutions Business Unit, F-Secure.

We have products for all the major open smartphone platforms at the moment, and we will continue to expand our security solutions offering to meet the growing needs in the market”, Konttinen added.

The F-Secure Mobile Security 3.3 for UIQ application will be available for subscription via the F-Secure Mobile Store.