SOURCE: Cryptzone

December 18, 2008 04:09 ET

City of Malmoe and Cryptzone have signed a contract for a Citywide Data Leak Prevention Technology Solution

GOTHENBURG, SWEDEN--(Marketwire - December 18, 2008) -


The city of Malmoe and Cryptzone have signed an agreement for a comprehensive Data Leak Prevention solution for the city of Malmoe. Malmoe is the third largest city in Sweden with a population of over a quarter of million people. Cryptzone will provide a phase I deployment of full hard disk encryption, USB flash drive encryption, as well as email encryption for Microsoft Outlook® for 7,000 city employees. Cryptzone will also adapt and integrate their award-nominated Secured eMail Enterprise encryption solution to Open Text®'s email client, First Class®.

The agreement incorporates the full suite of Cryptzone's DLP-products, as well as professional services including technical support & software maintenance.

This transaction will have a significant impact on revenues for the quarter ending December 31st.

"We are today very happy to have signed an agreement with the city of Malmoe. It is a significant achievement that the city of Malmoe have chosen Cryptzone as their DLP supplier for protecting sensitive information and proves that our solutions are of high quality and very suitable for large enterprise organizations", says Cryptzone CEO Peter Davin. "We believe that our leading edge USB flash drive encryption solution was a significant differentiator for the city of Malmoe. More and more large enterprise networks see a growing problem with handling all the information that can be stored on a USB flash drive and what the consequences of a lost or stolen drive would mean. The comprehensive nature of our Data Leak Prevention solutions will provide the city of Malmoe with an easy-to-use interface which will prevent the spread of sensitive and confidential information".

"The city of Malmoe's goal is to give their employees the proper business tools to minimize risk and control the access of sensitive and confidential information effectively without compromising normal business processes. Cryptzone's technology provides a comfort factor in which the technology does not change the way the employees do job, but enhances the level of security when dealing with sensitive information. We have looked at several different solutions but felt that Cryptzone's DLP-products where the best regarding installation, ease-of-use, and central management. Other factors which influenced our decision was the quality in product knowledge, technical support and customer care, and we feel that Cryptzone is living well up to our demands", says Peter Johansson, Information Security Officer for the City of Malmoe.

For more information:
Peter Davin, VD Cryptzone
Email: peter.davin@cryptzone.com
Phone: +46 701.839.199

Jeff Sherwood, VP Sales & Marketing North America, Cryptzone
Email: jeff.sherwood@cryptzone.com
Phone: +1.949.279.6177

Peter Johansson, Information Security Office, City of Malmoe
Email: peter.johansson@malmo.se
Phone: +46.709.84.89.37

About Cryptzone:

Cryptzone is a recognized leader in data leak prevention solutions that secure data at rest and in transit by applying the industry strength Simple Encryption Platform (SEP). Cryptzone provides security solutions that people and companies actually can and will use, thereby increasing the overall data protection and minimizing data leaks. Cryptzone secures email, files, folders, disks, USB sticks and mobile terminals without forcing users to change the way they work, while giving IT departments' central control of user rights. The company has offices in Gothenburg, Sweden, New York, US, and Munich, Germany. For more information about Cryptzone and the company's portfolio of data leak prevention and encryption solutions, visit www.cryptzone.com.

Cryptzone is listed and trading on First North. First North is an alternative market, operated by the different exchanges within NASDAQ OMX. Certified Adviser on First North: Thenberg & Kinde Fondkommission AB, Phone: +46 (0) 31-745 50 00.

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