VIGILANTe Announces Strategic Alliance With AIG eBusiness Risk Solutions To Provide Comprehensive Risk Mitigation Services

Alliance Reflects Growing Demand for Information Security

Assurance Products and Services



Apr 10, 2001, 01:00 ET from VIGILANTe

    MELVILLE, N.Y., April 10 /PRNewswire/ -- VIGILANTe, the leading provider
 of automated security assurance, today announced a strategic alliance with AIG
 eBusiness Risk Solutions, a division of the American International Companies
 and a leading provider of Internet-risk and network security insurance. The
 insurance alliance will extend VIGILANTe's award-winning automated security
 assessment service, SecureScan(TM), to eligible AIG netAdvantage Suite
 insured.
     Under the terms of the alliance, AIG eBusiness Risk Solutions will require
 prospective customers to review their security posture by utilizing
 SecureScan.  The first SecureScan will be offered by AIG eBusiness Risk
 Solutions free of charge.  After an AIG netAdvantage policy is purchased,
 insured clients will be encouraged to purchase SecureScan on a subscription
 basis.
     "The comprehensive audit prepared by VIGILANTe's automated service is a
 perfect complement to the insurance coverages and loss mitigation services we
 offer through the AIG netAdvantage Suite, furthering our efforts to help
 provide our insureds with the highest level of risk mitigation services
 available today," said Ty Sagalow, Executive Vice President and Chief
 Operating Officer of AIG eBusiness Risk Solutions.
     Underwritten by AIG member companies, the netAdvantage Suite of products
 provides up to $25 million in coverage for exposures including Internet
 liability, web media/content liability, technology errors and omissions, first
 party loss and damage to data and e-revenue business interruption due to
 computer attacks.
     In addition, the netAdvantage suite provides clients access to the AIG
 eBusiness Risk Solutions' Technology Alliance, a roster of leading technology
 and network security companies.  Insureds also have access to the Technology
 Panel Counsel, a pre-approved roster of the nation's premier law firms
 specializing in emerging legal issues related to intellectual property law and
 high-technology issues, for legal defense against technology-related claims.
     "This alliance accelerates VIGILANTe's efforts in enabling businesses to
 protect their information and deploy new technology more securely," said Eric
 Fullerton, president and chief operating officer of VIGILANTe.  "SecureScan
 provides AIG eBusiness Risk Solutions with a cost-effective and
 straightforward way of assessing a potential policy-holder's security status
 thereby providing them with an understanding of what type of policy is
 appropriate for that business."
 
     About AIG
     AIG is the leading U.S.-based international insurance and financial
 services organization and the largest underwriter of commercial and industrial
 insurance in the United States. Its member companies write a wide range of
 commercial and personal insurance products through a variety of distribution
 channels in approximately 130 countries and jurisdictions throughout the
 world. AIG's global businesses also include financial services and asset
 management, including aircraft leasing, financial products, trading and market
 making, consumer finance, institutional, retail and direct investment fund
 asset management, real estate investment management, and retirement savings
 products. American International Group, Inc.'s common stock is listed on the
 New York Stock Exchange, as well as the stock exchanges in London, Paris,
 Switzerland and Tokyo.
     For more information, visit http://www.aignetadvantage.com.
 
     About VIGILANTe
     VIGILANTe.com, Inc., the leading provider of security assurance delivered
 over the Internet, protects companies worldwide through patent-pending test
 solutions. SecureScan, VIGILANTe's award-winning automated security assessment
 service, finds network vulnerabilities and recommends corrective actions to
 prevent exploitation by cyber-criminals. SecureScan and other VIGILANTe
 security services are sold through its global partners. VIGILANTe is
 headquartered in New York with additional offices in North America and Europe.
 For more information, visit http://www.vigilante.com
     VIGILANTe and SecureScan are trademarks and service marks of
 VIGILANTe.com, Inc.
 
 

SOURCE VIGILANTe
    MELVILLE, N.Y., April 10 /PRNewswire/ -- VIGILANTe, the leading provider
 of automated security assurance, today announced a strategic alliance with AIG
 eBusiness Risk Solutions, a division of the American International Companies
 and a leading provider of Internet-risk and network security insurance. The
 insurance alliance will extend VIGILANTe's award-winning automated security
 assessment service, SecureScan(TM), to eligible AIG netAdvantage Suite
 insured.
     Under the terms of the alliance, AIG eBusiness Risk Solutions will require
 prospective customers to review their security posture by utilizing
 SecureScan.  The first SecureScan will be offered by AIG eBusiness Risk
 Solutions free of charge.  After an AIG netAdvantage policy is purchased,
 insured clients will be encouraged to purchase SecureScan on a subscription
 basis.
     "The comprehensive audit prepared by VIGILANTe's automated service is a
 perfect complement to the insurance coverages and loss mitigation services we
 offer through the AIG netAdvantage Suite, furthering our efforts to help
 provide our insureds with the highest level of risk mitigation services
 available today," said Ty Sagalow, Executive Vice President and Chief
 Operating Officer of AIG eBusiness Risk Solutions.
     Underwritten by AIG member companies, the netAdvantage Suite of products
 provides up to $25 million in coverage for exposures including Internet
 liability, web media/content liability, technology errors and omissions, first
 party loss and damage to data and e-revenue business interruption due to
 computer attacks.
     In addition, the netAdvantage suite provides clients access to the AIG
 eBusiness Risk Solutions' Technology Alliance, a roster of leading technology
 and network security companies.  Insureds also have access to the Technology
 Panel Counsel, a pre-approved roster of the nation's premier law firms
 specializing in emerging legal issues related to intellectual property law and
 high-technology issues, for legal defense against technology-related claims.
     "This alliance accelerates VIGILANTe's efforts in enabling businesses to
 protect their information and deploy new technology more securely," said Eric
 Fullerton, president and chief operating officer of VIGILANTe.  "SecureScan
 provides AIG eBusiness Risk Solutions with a cost-effective and
 straightforward way of assessing a potential policy-holder's security status
 thereby providing them with an understanding of what type of policy is
 appropriate for that business."
 
     About AIG
     AIG is the leading U.S.-based international insurance and financial
 services organization and the largest underwriter of commercial and industrial
 insurance in the United States. Its member companies write a wide range of
 commercial and personal insurance products through a variety of distribution
 channels in approximately 130 countries and jurisdictions throughout the
 world. AIG's global businesses also include financial services and asset
 management, including aircraft leasing, financial products, trading and market
 making, consumer finance, institutional, retail and direct investment fund
 asset management, real estate investment management, and retirement savings
 products. American International Group, Inc.'s common stock is listed on the
 New York Stock Exchange, as well as the stock exchanges in London, Paris,
 Switzerland and Tokyo.
     For more information, visit http://www.aignetadvantage.com.
 
     About VIGILANTe
     VIGILANTe.com, Inc., the leading provider of security assurance delivered
 over the Internet, protects companies worldwide through patent-pending test
 solutions. SecureScan, VIGILANTe's award-winning automated security assessment
 service, finds network vulnerabilities and recommends corrective actions to
 prevent exploitation by cyber-criminals. SecureScan and other VIGILANTe
 security services are sold through its global partners. VIGILANTe is
 headquartered in New York with additional offices in North America and Europe.
 For more information, visit http://www.vigilante.com
     VIGILANTe and SecureScan are trademarks and service marks of
 VIGILANTe.com, Inc.
 
 SOURCE  VIGILANTe