Close to EUR 1 million in funding for Finnish information security research
The University of Jyväskylä’s research consortium has received 956 000 euros in funding for its research involving information security management.
F-Secure launches a solution for smart home security
F-Secure announced its latest security solution yesterday at the Slush startup conference in Helsinki. The security product is designed to protect smart homes.
Finnish data security company branches out to Japan
The Finnish data security company SSH Communications Security is opening an office in Tokyo, Japan.
F-Secure acquires Nordic’s leading cybersecurity provider Nsense
F-Secure has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Nsense, a privately held Danish company providing security consultation and vulnerability assessment services and products to large enterprises.
SSH Communications Security signs EUR 2.3 million contract
The order is worth 2.3 million euros.
Codenomicon helps India fight cyber threats
Finnish cyber security company Codenomicon is collaborating with Gujarat Forensic Sciences University (GFSU) in India on cyber security research and development.
Online security is F-Secure’s business
Every day, Finnish security firm F-Secure catalogues more than 100 000 new malware samples. That’s 70 a minute, or more than one a second. Not only are they growing in volume but they’re also getting more sophisticated.
Job opportunities abound for data security experts
Data security offers a myriad of opportunities. A company does not need to be a giant to be an industry leader. Good technology and solid experts in the field are always in demand. The Finnish companies Codenomicon and Silverskin are leading the way.
Mikko Hyppönen knows cyber-threats
Following the bombshell news in the US about systematic surveillance on popular websites by US intelligence agencies, Mikko Hyppönen, chief research officer for F-Secure, became an even busier man. As usual, demand for the expert’s statements on the matter was high.
Cybersecurity is an asset
“A good cyber-operating environment improves Finland’s international appeal as an investment target. What we’re talking about is a new business area that is gaining momentum and will also introduce high-competence jobs,” says Mikko Kosonen, president of Sitra.