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America Movil to promote NQ Mobile security to 262m subscribers

America Movil to promote NQ Mobile security to 262m subscribers
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General / March 5th 2013 at 10:07AM

Will offer company's flagship products to users in 18 LatAm countries.

America Movil was recently announced as a carrier of Firefox-powered phones when they launch, and the network has now teamed with security specialist NQ Mobile to encourage its more than 262 million subscribers to protect their mobiles.

NQ's tools will be promoted to consumers in 18 Latin American countries through text messages, online promos, calls, and preloaded services. The firm's security solutions detect and delete viruses, protect children from inappropriate content and more.

Marco Quatorze, head of value added services, America Movil, said: "As the third largest mobile network operator in the world, America Movil is committed to providing our customers with the safest and most secure mobile experience on the market.

"We share NQ Mobile's belief that the best mobile experience is a safe mobile experience and we are pleased to be able to offer our customers the world's best mobile protection with Seguridad Movil Telcel. NQ Mobile's products will undeniably enhance our service offerings to our customers throughout Mexico and Latin America."

Omar Khan , co-CEO, NQ Mobile, added: "Mobile providers like America Movil are indispensable partners in our efforts to expand globally and protect mobile users across the world, namely as we increase our presence in Latin American markets. It's critical that consumers in Mexico and Latin America become educated about growing mobile threats and learn how to protect their mobile devices, their privacy and their families."