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Helsinki, Finland, April 2, 2001 - F-Secure Online Solutions (F-SOS) announced today that it is launching Managed Personal Anti-Virus solution in North America. F-SOS has entered
into agreements with Internet Unlimited, a Texas based Internet Service
Provider, and KnowledgeSentry, an international Managed Security
Provider. The collaboration will offer a fully managed anti-virus
to consumers and the small-to-medium business market. F-SOS is a premier
Security Service partner for Internet Unlimited and KnowledgeSentry.

Today F-SOS offers both in North America and Europe automated security
services enabling end users to receive Anti-Virus signature updates and
Personal Firewall software updates transparently when connected to the
Internet. This automated and frequent update mechanism increases
against viruses, worms, Trojan horses, and malicious attacks.

"Our experience over the many years with the F-Secure Anti Virus product
been excellent," said Curt Purdy, President of Internet Unlimited, "that
why we have decided to use this completely managed solution from F-SOS
enhance our service at no additional charge to our customers." F-SOS
Managed Security Services will be fully deployed to Internet Unlimited
subscribers in April 2001.

"We have seen a tremendous demand for an Anti-Virus product that
automated virus signature updates in North America," Said Martial
President of KnowledgeSentry. "We've found F-SOS to be the ideal
partner to
offer a managed Anti-Virus solution that meets our customers needs."

"Being able to increase the security protection level of Internet users
through automated Anti-Virus services further enhances end-users data
integrity for messaging and E-Commerce related activities both for
and enterprise customers. These partnerships address one of the
needs by allowing IT staffs and consumers to feel secure that every user
the latest virus protection available." We are pleased to partner with
Internet Unlimited and KnowledgeSentry to provide an industry leading
Anti-Virus solution with a transparent update mechanism." says Chris
President of F-Secure Inc.

About Internet Unlimited

Internet Unlimited is one of the first Internet Service Providers in
Texas with the largest geographic coverage of any ISP in East Texas;
Internet Unlimited serves a populace of over 5 million. With a history
being the first to provide the latest in Internet technologies from 56k
dialup to today's wireless broadband, Internet Unlimited's focus has
been on service. INU's headquarters is in Lufkin, Texas with POP's in
Beaumont, Nacogdoches and Jasper. For additional information visit

About KnowledgeSentry

KnowledgeSentry is an outsourced Security Solutions Provider of
24x7 network monitoring, IT security consulting, disaster/data recovery,
electronic private investigation, and forensic evidence collection. The
company provides specific services under SentryShield(tm), a suite of
software for intrusion detection, privacy, content filtering, and
protection, and SentryService(tm), the company's branded security
services. For additional information visit

About F-Secure Online Solutions (F-SOS)

F-Secure Online Solutions is a premier provider of Managed Security
Solutions through service providers. The company offers managed services
anti-virus, file encryption, distributed firewall and VPN solutions.
utilizes technology from F-Secure Corporation as well as products from
leading security companies in its solutions portfolio to fill the
gap between demanding customer environments and service providers,
much faster rollout and time-to-market for new security services. F-SOS
utilizes its Security Online Center concept to deliver highly available
reliable security solutions. F-SOS was established in 2000 and holds its
head office in Helsinki, Finland and is owned by F-Secure Corporation

For more information, please contact:

Bill Hood, Group Manager, North America
F-Secure Online Solutions
22420 Ventura Blvd.
Woodland Hills, CA 91364
(818) 225-2953

Kimmo Alkio, CEO
F-Secure Online Solutions
Mannerheimintie 12 B
FIN-00100 Helsinki
Tel. +358 9 2516 6363
Fax + 358 9 2516 6178

Dan Christie, Chief Financial Officer,
Tel. +1 864.331.1503

Curt Purdy, President
Internet Unlimited
Tel. +1 (409) 632-0144

Steven Lowe
The Edge Partnership
Tel: +44 1625 511 966
Direct line: +44 1625 507 209
Mobile: 0775 924 4155

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