SOURCE: ClickandBuy

August 27, 2010 02:20 ET

McAfee verifies the security of e-Payment Security Champion ClickandBuy thousands of times a day

LONDON, UK--(Marketwire - August 27, 2010) - ClickandBuy / McAfee verifies the security of e- Payment Security Champion ClickandBuy thousands of times a day processed and transmitted by Hugin AS. The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.

Thanks to McAfee: No online payment system is safer than ClickandBuy

McAfee, one of the world's leading providers of IT security solutions, verifies the security of ClickandBuy, one of the leading online payment systems, on a daily basis by conducting thousands of security checks around the clock. Security means trust, which is particularly significant for online payment systems. Security has been at the forefront of ClickandBuy's activities for ten years. This is why more than thirteen million customers entrust ClickandBuy with their personal information and payment processes today.

ClickandBuy, the complete payment system, is verified on a regular basis: Online shoppers are able to pay securely with ClickandBuy. When it comes to security ClickandBuy always assumes a prominent position, a fact that is also confirmed in Computerbild 2/2010.

Convenient shopping methods and a good, secure feeling when making an online payment are standard requirements of online shoppers today. Immaterial whether it's buying a washing machine, notebook or MP3 player, whether it's purchasing test reports from Stiftung Warentest or iTunes apps from Bild and Spiegel, whether it's software and games from Softwareload or Gamesload, whether it's music from Musicload, iTunes or Napster, whether it's books and CDs from or flowers from Euroflorist - everything can be paid for securely with ClickandBuy. Security is crucial for a payment service. And the security partnership with McAfee is a mainstay of ClickandBuy's security concept.

About ClickandBuy

ClickandBuy is one of the leading payment services in the internet. Certified by McAfee and tested by Germany's Technical Inspection and Testing Association (TÜV), this online payment system is used for internet purchases by over 13 million people. Having doubled its turnover generated by traders and end customers to EUR922 million (TTV) in 2008, the ClickandBuy Group first crossed the billion euro threshold in 2009.

Over 16.000 online traders use ClickandBuy's e-payment system for their e-commerce, retail, online entertainment, and paid content & services billing, including Deutsche Telekom, Scout24 Group, Apple iTunes, Napster, Orange, msn, AOL, Meetic, Parship, Electronic Arts (EA), Codemasters, McAfee, Panda, RTL, Playboy, Financial Times Deutschland,, Deutsche Boerse Group, KPMG, Yamaha, Digital River, Redcoon, bonprix (Otto Group).

Founded in 1999, ClickandBuy represents over 10 years of experience and expertise in the e-payment market. The online payment system is operated by ClickandBuy International Ltd. in London. Since the merger on 1 April 2010 the ClickandBuy Group has been a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Deutsche Telekom AG. As an e-money institution licensed by the UK's Financial Services Authority (FSA), ClickandBuy's complete service includes 120 currencies and offers 50 national and international modes of payment throughout 31 countries.

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