Connect Broadband brings Connect Safe for Punjab customers

Written by Charanjit Ahuja | Chandigarh | Updated: Aug 21 2014, 18:19pm hrs
Connect Broadband has became the first operator in the country to bring the latest international virus control program for its customers Connect Safe, a security system for all smart devices, to its customers across Punjab.

The product has been developed by Finland based F-Secure Corporation and has been introduced by all the leading European telecom operators such as SFR, France; Virgin Mobile, UK; Sunalhati, Finland, European and Latin American markets.

Speaking on the tie up with F-Secure, Arvind Bali, Director and CEO, Connect Broadband and Videocon Telecom said, Connect Safe will provide world class multi device security to existing and prospective users in Punjab. Connect Safe has been designed to respond to all the security needs of multi-device users, in-line with the growing usage on smart devices and the increasing threats of viruses, malware and spamware. Bali added that Connect Safe provides complete protection for safe shopping and banking experience, privacy protection, tracking for lost devices and content, device security and much more. Furthermore, it blocks hackers to maintain privacy of data, safeguards the Internet for children - on PCs, tablets and android phones thereby reducing service interruptions and security hassles.

Paul Palmer, VP APAC, Customer and Market Operations at F-Secure Corporation said, More the devices, more complex it is to secure each one and the personal information on them. Picking individual security solutions for each individual device and family member is expensive and cumbersome. Connect Safe offers peace of mind by helping customers to connect to the Internet with confidence, wherever they may be, they can avoid digital threats on PCs, smart phones and tablets. The F Secure comes at a price of just Rs 89 for two devices, Rs 99 for three and Rs 125 per month for five devices providing multi-device protection, parental control safe shopping and banking, privacy protection and anti-theft mechanism.