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Comodo Targets Web Hosting Companies with New Firewall Security Solutions at HostingCon in Austin

Jersey City, NJ, July 19, 2010 - Comodo, a leading Certificate Authority and Internet security organization, today announced it will be exhibiting at the sixth annual HostingCon, the world’s largest conference and trade show serving the hosted services industry in Austin, on July 19-21 at the Austin Convention Center located in the heart of the Texas capital.

"Comodo security experts will be on hand to introduce, demonstrate and discuss our newest products and security solutions - including BuyerTrust™ and Comodo Web Application Firewall - to Web hosting providers," said Alex Kehayias, Comodo product manager.

HostingCon attracts web hosts, data center operators, software-as-a-service (SaaS) companies, ISPs and other infrastructure providers from around the world. Last year, HostingCon attendees represented more than thirty countries.

"We are encouraging attendees to discuss their trust and security needs for the future. As the security space continues to change and evolve rapidly, hosting companies and infrastructure providers need to stay one step ahead at all times," Kehayias said.

Buyer Trust and other Comodo Internet security solutions such as the Comodo Web Application firewall product soon to be available at the end of the month will be featured at the Comodo Booth # 333 at the show. Comodo will also be showcasing its partner program and offering exciting opportunities for those individuals interested in becoming channel partners.

About BuyerTrust™

BuyerTrust is a program for eCommerce merchants that increases conversion by offering up to $25,000 Purchase Protection Guarantee. After careful screening, BuyerTrust merchants are given a conversion-boosting site seal and the functionality to provide a free purchase protection guarantee with every transaction. This guarantee shows shoppers that the website with the BuyerTrust seal is highly trustworthy.

BuyerTrust, offered through Comodo affiliate eVouch, Inc., makes shoppers feel confident every step of the way. Seeing the interactive site seal on the homepage lets shoppers know this is a trustworthy site, with a Purchase Protection program. While on the product pages, seeing the site seal gives shoppers the confidence they need to buy. Receiving the purchase protection after checkout reassures them that they made the right choice. These days, every eCommerce merchant is feeling the pinch. Everyone is looking for new ways to attract and keep more customers. BuyerTrust, and its free $25,000 Purchase Protection Guarantee, is a unique way to reassure every online shopper.

Comodo Web Application Firewall

Comodo Web Application Firewall protects applications and websites from known and unknown attacks. The service is able to automatically block thousands of known attacks and learn usage patterns to keep hackers out. Comodo Web Application Firewall easily meets PCI compliance requirement 6.6 to protect customer’s sensitive data.

About Comodo

Comodo® is a leading brand in Internet security. With United States headquarters in New Jersey and global resources in the United Kingdom, China, India, Ukraine, and Romania, Comodo provides businesses and consumers worldwide with security and trust services, including digital certificates, PCI scanning, desktop security, and remote PC support. Securing online transactions for over 200,000 businesses, and with more than 25 million desktop security software installations, including an award-winning Firewall and Antivirus software, Comodo is Creating Trust Online®. To learn more, visit Comodo's website

For more information, reporters and analysts may contact:

Robin Carley, Comodo
Public Relations and Corporate Communications
Office: 201-963-0004 x 4073
E-Mail: robin.carley@comodo.com