Today, cyber security provider F-Secure and Nifty, Japan’s leading internet service provider (ISP), announced they were expanding their partnership with Nifty’s deployment of F-Secure’s identity protection services in Nifty’s “@nifty Password Manager”. And in a separate deal, as of February 26, Nifty’s existing “Always-On Security 24” services deploy F-Secure SAFE as its core component, and the foundation for its expanded services.
Since April 2018, F-Secure and Nifty have built a solid partnership through sales of F-Secure SENSE - a Wi-Fi router that includes security capabilities to protect all the devices in people’s homes. Nifty is one of several partners that F-Secure announced earlier in the year as ready to roll out F-Secure ID PROTECTION. And today’s launch makes the partnership between the two companies even stronger.
Features and benefits offered by “@nifty Password Manager” include:
Features and benefits of “Always-On Security 24” include:
"We are very pleased with the adoption of two more of our services by Nifty. We’ve built a strong partnership through our sales of F-Secure SENSE,” says Kristian Järnefelt, Executive Vice President, Consumer Security at F-Secure, on the extended partnership. “The additional services will provide Nifty’s customers with a higher level of security, protecting them from cyber threats. We are looking forward to further business development between the two companies in the future."
“We want to deliver a user-friendly, comfortable internet experience for customers, and we are continuously strengthening our security services,” says Masakazu Murakami, Director & Executive Officer at Nifty. “By implementing F-Secure's technologies in our service, we are convinced that we can provide better security and peace-of-mind.”
F-Secure’s consumer survey, conducted in 2019 with 3,600 consumers from 9 countries, found the following: