JERSEY CITY, NJ February 28, 2008 - Comodo, a leading Certification Authority and Internet security company and Amen, one of Europe's leading webhosts announced a multi-year deal enabling Amen to offer Comodo's range of Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) based Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) certificates.
Comodo's line of PKI-based SSL certificates is designed for merchants to create a trusted online experience where users can verify the security and identity of a site. Comodo's wide range of SSL certificates ensures that legitimate Web merchants have a highly secure connection with the eMerchants' customers for optimum data transaction encryption and protection. Amen eMerchants will be able to provide their customers with Web site identity assurance which promotes trust and drives online revenue.
As a leading provider of a diverse set of eCommerce and webhosting services for online merchants, Amen is committed to helping its merchants grow and expand while helping them manage diverse security threats such as phishing. Comodo's SSL certificates provide a strong foundation of protection for Amen eMerchants and their customers.
"Amen wanted new opportunities to provide our customers with ways to enhance the security of their business," said Eric Sansonny, Sales & Marketing Director of Amen, "With Comodo's range of SSL certificates, eMerchants will be assured that they can get the right solution for their business with world class security. These solutions help our eMerchants boost their customers' trust and confidence."
Subsidiary of Claranet Group, Amen is one of Europe's biggest web hosting companies, with more than 400.000 domain names and 300.000 hosted websites. Its technical expertise and continuous innovation dedication allow Amen to offer a comprehensive range of web solutions ranging from domain names to dedicated hosting and added value services such as site indexing, out of the box e-Commerce or professional email.
Amen runs operations in France, UK, Netherlands, Italy, Spain and Portugal, helping 150.000 small businesses and entrepreneurs to start and pursue their online journey.
For additional information on Amen, please visit amen.fr
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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.
For additional information on Comodo - Creating Trust Online® visit Comodo.com
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