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IAAF announce avecho to be title sponsors to the SaferNET Roadshow

Thame, UK (13th May 2004) – The Internet Awareness and Advisory Foundation (IAAF) announced today that avecho has agreed to be title sponsor of the SaferNET Roadshow ’04 and that Nick Scales, CEO of avecho has joined the IAAF Board of Subscriber Members. Launched later this year, The SaferNET Roadshow is a unique blend of education and entertainment designed to inform internet users how to ensure the internet is a safe and fun experience for all.

“Security for individuals on the internet is a primary concern for avecho,” comments Nick Scales CEO of avecho. “The IAAF’s work in protecting, not just children, but anyone from illegal material and harmful individuals on the internet is in direct keeping with our own views. We are delighted to be sponsoring the SaferNET Roadshow and help to provide a greater understanding to some of simple measures that people can undertake to protect themselves whilst online.”

In addition to providing a secure email service, avecho has also developed TruePIN, a free and open methodology promoting opt-in user authentication to make the internet a safer place to buy and chat online as well as send and receive email. It curbs spamming, virus propagation, identity theft, credit card fraud, phishing and even the grooming of children in chat rooms.

Dr Paul Adams-Meconi, CEO of IAAF says, “We would like to welcome Nick Scales to the board of subscriber members, his wealth of experience in internet security technologies and his passion for protecting individuals on the net, will be of immense benefit to us and the people we assist.”


About provides a complete worry-free email service including email recovery and legal compliance as well as industry leading anti-spam and anti-virus from £1.00 per mailbox per month. Secure email is accessible from any location via webmail and is stored in a private searchable archive for seven years to comply with legal auditory requirements.

Available in Europe, US, China and the Middle East is licensed by pioneering security technology company avecho which produces anti-virus engine GlassWALL guaranteeing 100% protection from all malware.

For further information please contact
Chris Dye,Marketing Director avecho on 01206 247 164 or
Nick Scales, CEO avecho on 24 PR mobile: 07733 228 092

About the IAAF
The Internet Awareness and Advisory Foundation (IAAF) was formed in March 2001 to provide awareness, education and guidance on Internet and Mobile Internet safety issues.

The IAAF is dedicated to eliminating internet-related crime and is currently campaigning for the Government to set up an internet blacklist to block illegal internet content from being viewed within the UK.

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