Just Ask Gemalto, for Answers about Protecting Your Digital Lifestyle and Safeguarding Personal Information, Launches in Brazil: JustAskGemalto.com.br

Just Ask Gemalto, for Answers about Protecting Your Digital Lifestyle and Safeguarding Personal Information, Launches in Brazil: JustAskGemalto.com.br

Sao Paulo, Brazil, Mar 2, 2011–Website JustAskGemalto.com launched a new version for Brazilian consumers, JustAskGemalto.com.br. Already popular in the United States, Europe and Asia, JustAskGemalto is a place where people can go for expert advice as they buy, surf, communicate and travel. JustAskGemalto.com.br also introduced a Facebook fan page (JustAskGemalto Brasil) and a Twitter page (@JAG_Brasil), to stay further connected with Brazilian consumers as they embrace digital and social media more than ever before.

JustAskGemalto.com.br is built upon the expert knowledge of digital security leader Gemalto’s 10,000 employees, with the goal of educating consumers and helping guide informed choices and practices,” commented JustAskGemalto.com.br spokesperson, Ramzi Abdine. “We are also excited to work with like-minded, forward-looking and socially responsible companies in the industry, such as Visa, with whom we partnered through their Corporate Social Responsibility program, Finanças Praticas.”

The first website of its kind in Brazil, JustAskGemalto.com.br gives consumers educational information on how to better enjoy the conveniences of the digital world and take actions to safeguard their identity and personal and financial information. The website’s Q&A formatted content is organized along six themes: Buying, Surfing, Traveling, Communicating, Working and Personal Data. Written in a plain manner that’s easy to understand, it introduces terms people need to know, explains the benefits as well as risks and offers advice on how to protect oneself.

Brazilian consumers can now look forward to reading the answers to questions on topics such as Internet security, online payment, password management, credit card fraud, cell phone usage, identity theft, and more, and can also submit their own questions.

Start reading now at http://www.JustAskGemalto.com.br and learn more about Gemalto at http://www.gemalto.com.br.

About Gemalto

Gemalto (Euronext NL 0000400653 GTO) is the world leader in digital security with 2009 annual revenues of €1.65 billion, and over 10,000 employees operating out of 75 offices, research and service centers in 41 countries.

Gemalto is at the heart of our evolving digital society. The freedom to communicate, travel, shop, bank, entertain, and work–anytime, anywhere–has become an integral part of what people want and expect, in ways that are convenient, enjoyable and secure.

Gemalto delivers on the growing demands of billions of people worldwide for mobile connectivity, identity and data protection, credit card safety, health and transportation services, e-government and national security. We do this by supplying to governments, wireless operators, banks and enterprises a wide range of secure personal devices, such as subscriber identification modules (SIM), Universal Integrated Circuit Card (UICC) in mobile phones, smart banking cards, smart card access badges, electronic passports and USB tokens for online identity protection. Moreover Gemalto delivers on emerging applications related to the ‘Internet of things’ by supplying wireless modules and machine identification modules (MIM) for machine-to-machine communication. To complete these solutions we also provide software, systems and services to help our customers achieve their goals.

As the use of Gemalto’s software and secure devices increases with the number of people interacting in the digital and wireless world, the company is poised to thrive over the coming years.

For more information please visit http://www.gemalto.com.

Gemalto Media Contacts

Ramzi Abdine
Latin America
+55 11 5105 7659

Jessi Marshall
North America
+1 512 257 3902

Peggy Edoire
Europe, Middle East & Africa
+33 4 42 36 45 40

Yvonne Lim
Asia Pacific
+65 6317 3730