NW_20080318_en_VASCO launches Identikey Server 3.0

March 18, 2008

OAKBROOK TERRACE, Illinois and ZURICH, Switzerland – March 18, 2008 – VASCO Data Security International Inc. (Nasdaq: VDSI; www.vasco.com), a leading software security company specializing in authentication products, announced today that it launches its new authentication server, Identikey Server 3.0.

This authentication solution, based on VACMAN’s core technology, is the ideal solution for large enterprises and the B-2-B market, offering strong Digipass two-factor authentication for remote access to networks or web based applications. The software is designed to support the deployment, use and administration of DIGIPASS authenticators.

Identikey’s plug-and-play concept is developed for customers who want to integrate user authentication or signature validation in their custom applications. Its modular design offers centralized user management, multiplatform support and enhanced reporting features in xml or html output. All administration functions are conveniently available through a web based interface.

As a standalone application, Identikey interfaces with standard RADIUS clients and web filters, securing remote access. Additionally, Identikey Server 3.0 can be integrated seamlessly on both front- and back-end level into existing IT environments. It is a complete authentication solution supporting both Windows and Linux operating environments.

"With the development of Identikey Server 3.0, VASCO extends its offerings for larger enterprises and the B-2-B market," said Jan Valcke, VASCO's President and COO. "With Identikey, we bring banking level security to the custom applications of our B-2-B enterprises. VASCO offers with Identikey an affordable and flexible server solution that can be used as a standalone application or integrated in the customer’s in-house applications.”

Identikey Server 3.0 is available as from today and will be distributed by VASCO’s Identikey Integration Partners.

For more information about Identikey, please visit www.identikey.com

About VASCO: VASCO is the number one supplier of strong authentication and e-signature solutions and services. VASCO has established itself as the world’s leading software company specialized in Internet Security, with a customer base of close to 6,000 companies in more than 100 countries, including approximately 950 international financial institutions. VASCO’s prime markets are the financial sector, enterprise security, e-commerce and e-government.

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For more information contact:
Jochem Binst, +32 2 609 97 00, [email protected]