News Release

Business Customers Have More Options to Keep their Data Secure

In the Event of Theft or Loss, Data on Smartphones is Secure with Trust Digital Enterprise Device Security by Verizon Wireless

January 24, 2007

Brenda Raney
Brenda.Raney@VerizonWireless.com
908-559-7518

Tony Keller
SS|PR for Trust Digital
tkeller@sspr.com
719-634-8279

BASKING RIDGE, NJ — Verizon Wireless today announced the availability of a mobile security solution for its business customers, Trust Digital Enterprise Device Security by Verizon Wireless. The application-based behind-the-firewall security service helps businesses protect their data in the event employees' smartphones are lost or stolen. Perfect for enterprise customers in healthcare, government, financial services and other industries where keeping data secure is a top priority, Trust Digital Enterprise Device Security by Verizon Wireless is easy to implement and provides an end point security for smartphones while complying with enterprise security policies.

Trust Digital Enterprise Device Security by Verizon Wireless provides enterprise customers with the following benefits:

  • Simple setup and deployment with three pre-packaged templates for basic, medium and high security settings
  • Device Support on all MS Mobile and Palm PDA/Smartphones sold by Verizon Wireless
  • Provisioning portal for software, policy distribution and software updates
  • Automated security and device provisioning with over-the-air policy updates for real-time, transparent policy enforcement
  • Optional professional services available directly from Trust Digital to develop a customized security policy
    • The customer's IT Administrator can distribute the application to employees over-the-air and manage the purchased security licenses via the enterprise console

      "We take customer privacy seriously and have found that many of our business customers require additional data security above and beyond simple password protection," said Lee Daniels, director of business solutions at Verizon Wireless. "Trust Digital provides a great solution for our business customers looking to step up to the next level of security beyond our basic offering. Verizon Wireless partnered with Trust Digital to develop an integrated service now being packaged and sold nationwide by the Verizon Wireless business sales teams. Enterprises can utilize this security solution in addition to the network security already in place with Verizon Wireless."

      "We applaud Verizon Wireless for providing their business customers an increased level of smartphone security," said Nick Magliato, chief executive officer of Trust Digital. "Together, our solutions enable today's mobile professionals to work quickly and securely, helping customers maintain a competitive edge in today's fast-paced business environment."

      For more information about the Trust Digital Enterprise Device Security by Verizon Wireless, contact a Verizon Wireless sales representative, call 1-800-VZW-4BIZ or visit www.verizonwireless.com/business.

      About Verizon Wireless
      Verizon Wireless operates the nation's most reliable wireless voice and data network, serving 57 million customers. The largest US wireless company and largest wireless data provider, based on revenues, Verizon Wireless is headquartered in Basking Ridge, NJ, with 60,000 employees nationwide. The company is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE: VZ) and Vodafone (NYSE and LSE: VOD). Find more information on the Web at www.verizonwireless.com. To preview and request broadcast-quality video footage and high-resolution stills of Verizon Wireless operations, log on to the Verizon Wireless Multimedia Library at www.verizonwireless.com/multimedia.

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