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StreamShield Wins intY Deal to Deliver New Managed Web Services

* intY extends managed service portfolio to include comprehensive URL filtering, web anti-virus, anti-spyware and anti-adware using StreamShield’s high-speed clean internet platform *

LONDON, September 20, 2005 – StreamShield NetworksÔ today announces that intYÔ, one of the UK’s largest suppliers of managed email security services, has selected StreamShield’s high-speed clean internet solution to power its new managed web security service. intY selected StreamShield’s unique silicon-based hardware solution over alternative software-only solutions because they wanted to provide a high quality, scalable, low-latency service which does not deteriorate with traffic volumes or number of users.

Deloitte award winner, intY, is focused on the corporate, SME and education markets with an installed base of over 400,000 users. intY’s managed web service utilizes StreamShield’s technology to provide the most comprehensive range of protection capabilities commercially available today as a managed service. These include URL filtering, web anti-virus, HTML scanning for exploits and vulnerabilities, anti-spyware, anti-adware, and blocking of illegal content. In addition, because of StreamShield’s unique customization capabilities, intY is able to offer its protection services to ISPs and other service providers for resale on a white label wholesale basis.

Mark Herbert, Founding Director of intY, comments: “We have established a strong position in the managed email security market with our MailDefender service. With StreamShield’s silicon-based solution we can now extend protection to various forms of web-based attacks. We selected StreamShield because they provide the best long-term platform which can scale as the number of users grows and traffic rises. The software-based alternatives we looked at would have had to be replaced within 6 months. Unlike our competitors that claim they can filter billions of URLs a month, with StreamShield we can filter billions of URLs an hour.”

John Wanklyn, Vice President of Sales at StreamShield, concludes: “We are delighted to help intY target the rapidly growing managed web protection services market. intY has an eight year proven track of innovation and rapid response to new market opportunities. StreamShield’s revolutionary technology helps intY to maintain their market leading position. Whilst other vendors may talk about developing a carrier-class clean pipe solution, we are pleased to be supplying one to customers today.”

intY is currently trialling its web protection service with StreamShield’s products under a heads of terms agreement and intY expects to commercially launch the new service next month.

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About StreamShield Networks:

StreamShield Networks is the leader in real-time internet content security. Our technology can identify and stop threats - such as viruses, worms, other forms of malware, phishing scams, spam and inappropriate content - in the internet before they reach the user and cause harm. Uniquely, we provide internet-based protection for email, web and other real-time applications. At the core of our carrier-class content security gateway products is a revolutionary silicon-based content scanning engine, StreamScan™, which delivers unrivalled performance, flexibility and extensibility. For further information please visit StreamShield Networks is a subsidiary of Detica Group plc (LSE: DCA).

Press contacts for StreamShield:

Nicky Savvas
StreamShield Networks, Inc.
T: +1 408 730 6830

David Bell or Emily Drooglever
Portfolio Communications Ltd
T: +44 (0)20 7240 6959

About intY Ltd:

intY provides secure Internet and e-mail communications. It was the first UK entrant into the managed Internet server market in early 1997 and is driven by the desire to deliver secure communications systems for all its customers - on their terms and without hassle. Due to the continuing heavy investment in R&D, intY Ltd is now a global leader in the managed Internet services market with products and services such as intY ExoServer, intY managed services and intY MailDefender. intY’s growth is reflected by the fact that it is a Deloitte and Touche Fast 50 and Times Tech Track 100 company.

Press contacts for intY:

Luvena Fawcett
Spark Communications
T: +44 (0)20 7357 8612