26th September 2005. London - UK. Comodo Inc., a global leader in Identity and Trust Assurance Management solutions and one of the world's largest High Assurance Certification Authorities has been nominated for the European IST Prize (EISTP) by the European Council of Applied Sciences, Technologies and Engineering (Euro-CASE). Evaluated by independent experts from 16 European countries and backed by the European Commission, Euro-CASE has proposed Comodo's Brand Verification solution as one of the "Nominees for the European IST Prize". Comodo were ranked ahead of 147 other innovative proposals and competitive solutions from 29 European countries.
"With numerous analyst groups now highlighting, almost on a daily basis, the increasing loss of confidence consumers have in using an Internet which is plagued by identity theft scams, Phishing attacks and Cyber criminals, it is absolutely paramount that new innovative solutions are developed and adopted by the legitimate brand owners in the industry", said Steve Roylance, Technical Marketing Director for Comodo. "By providing both the essential education customers need, together with innovative consumer friendly tools, Comodo's Brand Verification solutions empowers enterprises the ability to take back control of their brand and to offer a safe online environment to customers transacting online."
More information on Comodo's Brand Verification portfolio can be found at Contentverification.com with free cross browser identity assurance tools available at VEngine.com.
The Comodo companies provide the infrastructure that is essential in enabling e-merchants, other Internet-connected companies, software companies, and individual consumers to interact and conduct business via the Internet safely and securely. The Comodo companies offer PKI SSL, Code Signing, Content Verification and Email Certificate; award winning PC Security software; Vulnerability Scanning services for PCI Compliance; secure e-mail and fax services.
Continual innovation, a core competence in PKI, and a commitment to reversing the growth of Internet-crime distinguish the Comodo companies as vital players in the Internet's ongoing development. Comodo secures and authenticates online transactions and communications for over 200,000 business customers and 3,000,000 users of our desktop security products.
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