ControlScan Certifies as Safe Shopping Site


Atlanta, GA and Orlando, FL -- (ReleaseWire) -- 08/01/2007 -- In an effort to increase its Internet security, , a leading manufacturer of innovative consumer products, announced today that it has become certified by ControlScan, the Internet’s first and only B2B third-party identity theft certification service. The agreement illustrates ControlScan and ’s continued commitment to building consumer confidence, protecting privacy and battling online thieves.

As a measure to increase privacy and security and to prevent hackers and thieves from accessing sensitive information from its customers, hired ControlScan and subscribed to the Corporate Secure Plan. Through their unique process, ControlScan will conduct website vulnerability scans, tests and audits of and certify the site’s security.

“Privacy and security are the main concerns of consumers,” says ControlScan President Aaron Biddar. “Consumers want to do business with companies who take privacy and security seriously. By passing the audits associated with the Corporate Secure Plan, ’s visitors are reassured that this company is committed to protecting their personal and credit card information and providing a safe online shopping experience.”

Once a company passes the security process associated with the Corporate Secure Plan they receive the Verified Secure, ID Theft Protected, Privacy Protected and Business Background Reviewed certificates. These certificates are renewed daily, allowing customers to receive independent third-party verification of the site’s actual security before they decide to give out sensitive personal data.

Viatek Consumer Products Group specializes in being industry leaders in the development and manufacturing of innovative products. Our cross-functional team possesses unparalleled talent from product design, engineering, manufacturing and marketing. We strive to bring the total innovation solution catalogers and retailers require.

Viatek Consumer Products Group Inc and affiliate companies have been developing products since 1992. The group maintains offices in the USA, Hong Kong / Shenzhen China, Mexico and the UK. Our complete catalog list can be found at All Viatek products are available online at , and at select retailers worldwide.

About ControlScan
ControlScan provides third party verification and scanning services that help identify, measure, and prioritize security, privacy, quality, accessibility and compliance risks that exist on corporate web properties.

ControlScan’s certified PCI Compliance security certifications are rapidly becoming the industry standard for privacy protection. The certificates assist in meeting the criteria for mandates in Europe, Japan, Canada, ISO and the USA. By using business plans unlike any other Internet security solution companies, ControlScan is able to custom protect companies and their consumers. As a business is put through the certification process, ControlScan is able to show the company where its weaknesses lie. If a company does not pass the test, ControlScan’s experts work with the company to increase its security until they meet the standards. Therefore, customers who see ControlScan certifications on a website can shop with ease, knowing that the business is working towards ensuring consumer safety.