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Comodo Signs Agreement With TechSoup Global

World's Largest Technology Philanthropy Organization To Feature Comodo's Endpoint and Anti-Spam Solutions In Its Security Suite Of Offerings

Clifton, NJ, December 8, 2015 — The Comodo organization, a global innovator and developer of cybersecurity solutions, today announced that its key containment, endpoint security and antispam technologies will now be a featured part of TechSoup Global's security offerings to non-profit, charities, and public libraries across the globe.

Nonprofit organization TechSoup Global (www.techsoupglobal.org) has connected nonprofits and people with the resources, support, and technology they need to change the world since 1987. Today, one of its major achievements is running the world's largest technology philanthropy services for social benefit organizations, such as NPOs, NGOs, charities, and public libraries – reaching more than 600,000 organizations world-wide.

"Our philosophy at Comodo is that every single technology transaction needs to have a layer of trust and security built into it, which aligns very well with the goal of TechSoup Global to provide safe, dependable technology throughout all layers of an organization," said Michél Bechard, Director of Service Provider Technologies for Comodo. "With our endpoint protection, Antispam and containment technologies as part of the featured security offerings of TechSoup Global, we know that our technology is going to help organizations with some budgetary constraints protect and secure their IT environments."

"In an increasingly complicated technology universe, it's essential that nonprofits have the best solutions imaginable to ensure their operations and online activities are as secure as possible," said Gayle Carpentier, Senior Director & Chief of Business Development Officer for TechSoup. "TechSoup's partnership with Comodo gives our users access to the high-quality tools that they need and deserve. We're so pleased to have Comodo join our family of technology leaders that are enthusiastically giving back to the nonprofit community."

The featured Comodo products (in certain quantities) that will be part of TechSoup's security-related offerings include:

  • Comodo Internet Security: software designed to protect consumer desktop and laptop computers from viruses, spyware and other online threats
  • Comodo Advanced Endpoint Security: software that protects networked laptops, desktops and servers against viruses, spyware and malware through unique patent-pending containment technology
  • Comodo Antispam Gateway: a cloud-based email filtering and antispam service for corporate on-premise or hosted email servers domain. ASG filters mail messages through Comodo's antispam servers intercepting and quarantining emails containing infected attachments, phishing links as well as unsolicited email, before they ever reach a corporate network.
  • HackerGuardian PCI DSS Compliance Scanning: a subscription service that provides online vulnerability assessment and reporting service for Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard compliance.
  • Comodo SSL Certificates: Secure Sockets Layer digital certificates providing network authentication and data encryption for one or more domains

Donated Comodo products are available to organizations with annual operating budgets of $1 million or less. TechSoup assess a small administrative fee for each product donation request, which supports the programs and services it provides to nonprofits and charities around the world to help use technology to further their missions. For organizations with annual operating budgets of more than $1 million, discounts are available for Comodo products. For more details, please visit http://www.techsoup.org/comodo.

About TechSoup Global

TechSoup Global is an international network of 63 partner non-governmental organizations in Africa, the Americas, Asia Pacific, Europe, and the Middle East, reaching over 670,000 nonprofits globally. Since 1987, it has leveraged technology to build social sector capacity toward solving problems in local communities and fostering global social change. TechSoup Global's core competencies include operating the world's biggest technology philanthropy program; providing nonprofit validation services to funders and corporations; gathering, analyzing, and distributing global social sector data; and catalyzing community-oriented technology innovations. Its technology philanthropy program has enabled nonprofits around the world to save over US$5 billion in expenses. For more information about technology donations and resources for U.S. nonprofits, visit www.techsoup.org.

About Comodo

The Comodo organization is a global innovator and developer of cybersecurity solutions, founded on the belief that every single digital transaction deserves and requires a unique layer of trust and security. Building on its deep history in SSL certificates, antivirus and endpoint security leadership, and the only company with true containment technology, individuals and enterprises rely on Comodo's proven solutions to authenticate, validate and secure their most critical information. With data protection covering endpoint, network and mobile security, plus identity and access management, Comodo's proprietary technologies help solve the malware and cyber-attack challenges of today. Securing online transactions for thousands of businesses, and with more than 85 million desktop security software installations, Comodo is Creating Trust Online®. With United States headquarters in Clifton, New Jersey, the Comodo organization has offices in China, India, the Philippines, Romania, Turkey, Ukraine and the United Kingdom. For more information, visit comodo.com.

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Charles Zinkowski
Director of Corporate Communications
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Charles.Zinkowski@comodo.com