|Acquired by||Juniper Networks|
|Description||security applications for mobile devices|
Secure Mobile Systems, Inc. designs, develops, and markets security applications for mobile devices.
The companyâ€™s security applications include virus and malware detection, text message and data filtering, prevention of unwanted messages from interrupting the user, spam blocking, enterprise management, protection for mobile professionals from harmful data on open networks, and data security and password-protection for content and files.
It provides SMobile handset products, including SecurityShield that protects mobiles from viruses and malware; SMOBILE VirusGuard, a solution that protects mobile devices from malware delivered via email, SMS, MMS, direct download, Bluetooth, or infrared transmission; SMOBILE PointGuard, a message and call manager solution for mobile devices to prevent interruptions and disturbances from blocked numbers; and SMOBILE Firewall that protects users from current and future threats by providing filtering and blocking on various communication mediums.
The company also offers network products, including SMobile CoreStats, an enforcement and management system that enables wireless carriers to discover and track malicious activity traversing network; SMobile MMS-Scan, which enables network operators to keep track of traffic to the MMSC servers through CoreStats, the central reporting interface; SMobile Content Gateway Scan, which filters data entering and leaving the network for suspicious activity and content; and SMobile WIPS, a solution that provides threat management, and anti-abuse services. It serves operator, original equipment manufacturer, distributor, and the enterprise constituents of the smart phone industry.
The company, formerly known as FB-4, Inc., was founded in 2002 and is based in Columbus, Ohio. It has facilities in Fort Lee, New Jersey; Dortmund, Germany; and Pune, India.