November 26, 2008 09:00 ET

Radialpoint Selected by FairPoint Communications to Keep Customers Safe from Online Threats

Radialpoint adds 8th largest provider in United States to its international roster of ISP customers

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Nov. 26, 2008) - Radialpoint, the leading provider of managed Internet security and care services to the world's largest Internet Service Providers (ISPs), is pleased to announce that it has been selected by FairPoint Communications to deliver managed security services for its Internet customers across the United States. The multi-year contract will commence with the launch of up to six core Radialpoint-delivered services. As the eighth largest telecommunications provider in the United States, FairPoint will expand the list of world-leading ISPs that partner with Radialpoint to provide security and care services to their subscribers.

"We are pleased to have been chosen by FairPoint to help deliver these essential services to their customers," said Hamnett Hill, Radialpoint CEO. "Today more than ever, consumers are looking to their ISPs to provide a simple, secure and hassle-free service experience online. We look forward to working with FairPoint Communications to help deliver on that promise, and create maximum business value as a partner."

Radialpoint brings to FairPoint field-proven expertise in working with leading ISPs to deliver successful ISP-branded service programs and an optimal customer experience. With the mounting volume and severity of online threats today, a well-managed and comprehensive security and care strategy has never been more critical.

Together with Radialpoint, FairPoint will launch six essential security services including Virus Protection, Spyware Protection, Firewall, Parental Controls, PC Optimizer and Phishing Protection. Branded under the FairPoint Communications moniker, the complete FairPoint Security Suite will be launched January 31st 2009.

About Radialpoint

Radialpoint is a leading provider of managed Internet security and care services for Internet service providers (ISPs). Its Value Added Services (VAS) are currently available to over 20 million broadband subscribers worldwide. Radialpoint's Services and Managed VAS Platform enable ISPs to generate new revenue and significantly lower operational costs associated with supporting and bringing new Internet services to market. Its customers include Bell Aliant, Bell Canada, TELUS and Videotron in Canada; AT&T/ BellSouth and Verizon in the US; and, ONO, and Virgin Media in Europe. Radialpoint is headquartered in Montreal, Canada, with offices in Europe.

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