GlobalSign and Diversinet partner for secure wireless commerce Friday 14 September 2001 PDF Print Agreement allows both GlobalSign and Diversinet to expand their wireless solutions to the entire wireless space Brussels, September 12, 2001 - GlobalSign, a leading Trust Services Provider offering flexible outsourced PKI-solutions and certification services for e- and m-commerce, and Diversinet Corp. (NASDAQ Small Cap: DVNT), a leading provider of m-commerce security infrastructure solutions, announced today they have established a partnership for secure wireless commerce. Under the terms of the agreement, GlobalSign and Diversinet will offer the wireless space a complete solution service package by integrating the Diversinet Passport security solution into the GlobalSign Ready program. Customers will benefit from both companies’ strengths: GlobalSign’s outsourced trust services for e-commerce and wireless commerce and Diversinet’s advanced wireless security technology. GlobalSign and Diversinet will work together in order to provide joint proposals to customers. "This partnership will enable us to give European enterprises and mobile operators a range of options in securing mobile applications by providing flexible, cost-effective, and easy-to-implement security solutions," said Nagy Moustafa, President and CEO of Diversinet Corp. “Wireless PKI has the strength to become the preferred platform for implementing secure transactions and authentication” said Dr. Rolf Schuster, Managing Director of GlobalSign. “ We, at GlobalSign, offer simple, complete and efficient solutions and services to enable enterprises to secure wireless commerce.” Diversinet Corp is enabling mobile e-commerce (m-commerce) services with its wireless security infrastructure solutions. The company has been confirmed by the Yankee Group (reference; The Yankee Group Report: Wireless/Mobile Technologies, Vol. 1, No. 7, September 2000, by Emily Williams and David Berndt), as having the leading product technology for the delivery of end-to-end wireless security infrastructure solutions to wireless device makers, ASPs and operators, application software developers and network infrastructure providers. For more information on Diversinet, visit the company's web site at http://www.diversinet.com GlobalSign, a pioneer in the PKI business since 1996, is a fast-growing international Trust Service Provider, headquartered in Brussels. GlobalSign is active worldwide as a Certification Authority. GlobalSign develops flexible outsourced PKI-solutions, and offers certification services for e- and m-business. GlobalSign has developed an international Network of Trust throughout Europe, Asia and the Americas. GlobalSign is also the official Certification Authority for the European Commission and works with strategic groups and associations such as, among others, EESSI and EEMA. GlobalSign’s shareholders are Vodafone Group Plc, Ubizen, ING-Barings, Bruficom, GIMV, Technicom and KBC Bank. Press Contacts: Nick Barrance Account Manager Bluegrass Communications Tel: +44 (0)1264 323141 Fax: +44 (0)1264 323251 This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of Bluegrass Marketing Communications in the following categories: Consumer Technology, Personal Finance, Business & Finance, Computing & Telecoms, for more information visit https://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.