KaVaDo and STG Security to Protect Web Applications in South Korea

London – December 1, 2003 – KaVaDo, Inc., the technology leader in Web Application Protection, today announced a new partnership agreement with STG Security, Inc. of South Korea. The partnership provides distribution, systems integration, consulting, software support services of the KaVaDo Web application security suite within the South Korean marketplace.

STG Security will represent both KaVaDo’s Web application firewall InterDo and Web application scanner ScanDo in the South Korean market. In particular, STG Security anticipates that the positive security model offered by KaVaDo’s AutoPolicy technology is a unique selling point to clients. AutoPolicy increases the precision of application security by leveraging the structure and attributes identified by ScanDo to generate an optimized security policy for each Web application.

“As the South Korean online presence rapidly matures, the Web application protection technology offered by KaVaDo will easily address what our customers need today and tomorrow,” said Mr. Jaechul Mun, president of STG Security, Inc. “KaVaDo has the vision to continue enriching its products to exceed customer expectations.”

“Our partnership with STG Security paves access to a strong technology market where the need for Web application protection is clearly necessary. The Korean market represents significant potential with their large and technically advanced multi-national corporations, both in terms of their own requirements and the requirements of their customers,” said Ben Campbell, vice president of business development at KaVaDo. “This agreement advances our global business plan by allowing us to work closely with one of Asia’s premiere security companies. STG Security will provide important ‘front-line’ support for InterDo and ScanDo users in the Korean language environment.”

STG Security joins other security, networking and information technology companies participating in The KaVaDo Protected Path(tm) Alliance Program. The program’s mission is to advance Web application security solutions for the growing number of Internet-enabled businesses worldwide. Encompassing five continents, alliance partners extend KaVaDo’s global footprint with companies like Paradigm Group Australia of Australia, SIA Group of Spain, LODOGA of UK and Northrop Grumman Information Technology of North America.

KaVaDo has also established partnerships with industry leaders such as Check Point, Sun Microsystems, VeriSign and RSA Security. About KaVaDo, Inc.

KaVaDo provides next-generation Web Application Protection and assessment solutions for the corporate market using its patent-pending Protected Path(tm) technology. These solutions account for the various types of threats against Web applications and allow users to apply the necessary protection against potential threats, known and unknown. KaVaDo offers a unique, effective approach to Web Application Protection with minimum strain on system resources, easy installation and management, and flexibility to handle any applications under various environments.

The company is based in New York with international research and development, sales and support facilities. KaVaDo has secured funding from Banc of America Equity Partners, Neurone Ventures, Pequot Ventures and 3i. More information on the company can be found at http://www.kavado.com.

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