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Virgin Gaming Selects DOSarrest for DDoS Protection Services

October 2, 2012

VANCOUVER, Oct. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – DOSarrest Internet Security announced
today that it has entered into a contract with Virgin Gaming part of
Sir Richard Branson’s Virgin brand to provide DDoS mitigation services
for their corporate/Ecommerce website. The ongoing protection services
will use DOSarrest’s geo-distributed mitigation nodes based in the US
and UK.

Ijaaz Ullah, VP Operations for Virgin Gaming states,
“DOSarrest is an instrumental tool in our fight against Denial of
Service attacks.
We were able to implement their service within an hour and immediately
recovered from an ongoing attack. It’s been a staple in our environment
ever since”

Brian Mohammed, DOSarrest’s Director of Sales and Marketing says ” We
are really pleased to have such a well known brand name like Virgin
Gaming on our service and it demonstrates the trust Virgin Gaming has
in DOSarrest, to allow us to protect their corporate/Ecommerce website.
As a world leader in the gaming industry it was vital for Virgin Gaming
to have a reliable mitigation service in place to avoid any
interruption in service due to DDoS attacks.”

Mark Teolis, GM of DOSarrest adds, ” We are very pleased to add Virgin
Gaming to our growing list of high profile clients. Although we do not
protect the gaming servers themselves we do have a number of customers
in the gaming space, from countries around the globe.”

About Virgin Gaming
Introduced in June 2010, Virgin Gaming is the premier destination for
competitive console gamers to meet, challenge and play in head-to head
and tournament challenges for cash, points and prizes. Virgin Gaming
allows gamers of all skill levels from around the world to safely and
easily compete in some of their favorite multiplayer games. For
additional information, visit http://VirginGaming.com.

About DOSarrest Internet Security
DOSarrest founded in 2007 in Vancouver, Canada is one of only a couple
of companies worldwide to specialize in geo-distributed cloud based
DDoS protection services. Their main focus is on small to large
e-commerce websites. Their proven proprietary techniques and industry
leading DSS(DOSarrest Security Services) allowing customers to login
and view real-time attack statistics and make changes, has positioned
them as leaders in the DDoS protection services arena.

SOURCE DOSarrest Internet Security Limited

Source: PR Newswire