Leading Finnish cybersecurity experts F-Secure Corporation (F-Secure) has recently signed a partnership agreement with Netassist (M) Sdn. Bhd. The agreement will see to two companies providing a vital boost in end-to-end cybersecurity protection services for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) throughout the country.
Coming together to ink the agreement today were F-Secure Southeast Asia regional manager Yong Meng Hong (pic above) and NetAssist chief executive officer Fun Ping Hon.
Upping the Ante in End-to end Cyber Security Services
“We are excited by our partnership with Netassist and are confident of the great value our combined efforts can bring to end users. As a global corporation, F-Secure strongly believes that such partnerships are vital in helping connect the dots the cyber security supply chain,” said F-Secure’s Yong.
Having long recognised Malaysia as a key market for cybersecurity solutions F-Secure is now moving more firmly towards helping SMEs deploy cost-efficient security solutions to secure their best assets against the complex threat landscape of today.
Netassist will prove invaluable in these endeavours over the years it has grown to become a cornerstone of the Malaysian cybersecurity industry. The company has its strength in efficient and cost-effective customer-centric solutions both here and across the region.
“Aside from helping our clients secure their systems, we strongly believe that it is in everybody’s best interest to do so in as holistic a manner as possible. As such, we ensure that we include the necessary training for our clients so that they will be able to realize the maximum potential of any security solutions they take on from us,” said NetAssist’s Hon.
The combination of cutting-edge security solutions from F-Secure and Netassist’s expertise in the field will combine to offer customers unprecedented access to the latest viable products in IT Security. This is also in part thanks to the strong talent pool that Netassist draws from.
“Our carefully assembled team has cutting-edge skills in multiple niche areas of cybersecurity. This allows them to offer a power yet unified solution that is both practical and in-depth. Our unique capability to draw from external experts is a bonus, so no detail in cyber protection is beyond our capabilities,” he added.
F-Secure Looks to Combat Future Threats
For more than 26 years, F-Secure has been a stalwart in the cybersecurity business, acting as the foremost line of defence on millions of computers around the world. Their products cover a range of security ranging from individual consumer protection all the way to major corporates.
Unfortunately, cybersecurity threats have been increasing over the years with businesses bearing the brunt of financial losses. Knowing this, security experts at F-Secure labs in Finland and Malaysia work doubly hard to keep them at bay.
“Cybercriminals are getting never before seen access to resources and technology. These augmentations mean that it is more vital now than ever for businesses to take on forward-thinking strategies when it comes to cyber security. However, we are confident that our new partnership with Netassist will be beneficial to Malaysian companies,” said Yong.