VASCO awarded Golden European Seal of e-Excellence for MYDIGIPASS.COM

    VASCO awarded Golden European Seal of e-Excellence for MYDIGIPASS.COM

PR Newswire

OAKBROOK TERRACE, Ill. and ZURICH, Feb. 7, 2013

OAKBROOK TERRACE, Ill. and ZURICH, Feb. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --VASCO Data
Security International, Inc. (Nasdaq: VDSI) (, a leading
software security company specializing in authentication products, today
announced that it has won the European Seal of e-Excellence in the Gold
category for its MYDIGIPASS.COM platform.

The European Seal of E-Excellence rewards ICT & digital media companies with
an excellent track record in innovation marketing. The European Seal of
E-Excellence is bestowed annually by the EMF (European Multimedia Forum) and
its national and regional partner associations. The jury experts assign points
according to the originality of the innovation, its impact, its promotion and
the benefits recorded by the company. With this award the organization
recognizes companies that will lead the market tomorrow.

VASCO has been awarded the Seal of e-Excellence in the Gold category for its
MYDIGIPASS.COM platform. MYDIGIPASS.COM offers website owners strong
authentication to conveniently secure access to password protected content.
The online authentication platform facilitates password management while
adding an additional level of security to the access log-on procedure. Users
can download a free DIGIPASS for Mobile application from the website which
enables them to generate strong dynamic passwords on their smart phone, tablet
or other portable device.

"We are truly honored to win the prestigious Golden European Seal of
e-Excellence for our MYDIGIPASS.COM platform," said Jan Valcke, VASCO's
President & COO. "This award is recognizes our endeavors to bring strong
authentication within everyone's reach. With MYDIGIPASS.COM we offer website
owners the opportunity to secure access to their online applications in an
adequate manner while at the same time offering convenient security to every
customer and consumer who registers on our platform. Winning this award
acknowledges that we are on the right track and confirms that our business
strategy is successful."

VASCO is a leading supplier of strong authentication and e-signature solutions
and services specializing in Internet security applications and transactions.
VASCO has positioned itself as a global software company for Internet security
serving a customer base of approximately 10,000 companies in more than 100
countries, including approximately 1,700 international financial institutions.
VASCO's prime markets are the financial sector, enterprise security,
e-commerce and e-government.

Forward Looking Statements:
Statements made in this news release that relate to future plans, events or
performances are forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements
(1) are identified by use of terms and phrases such as "expect", "believe",
"will", "anticipate", "emerging", "intend", "plan", "could", "may",
"estimate", "should", "objective" and "goal", "possible", "potential", and
similar words and expressions, but such words and phrases are not the
exclusive means of identifying them, and (2) are subject to risks and
uncertainties and represent our present expectations or beliefs concerning
future events. VASCO cautions that the forward-looking statements are
qualified by important factors that could cause actual results to differ
materially from those in the forward-looking statements. These risks,
uncertainties and other factors have been described in greater detail in the
Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2010 filed
with the Securities and Exchange Commission and include, but are not limited
to, (a) risks of general market conditions, including currency fluctuations
and the uncertainties in world economic and financial markets, (b) risks
inherent to the computer and network security industry, including rapidly
changing technology, evolving industry standards, increasing numbers of patent
infringement claims, changes in customer requirements, price competitive
bidding, and changing government regulations, and (c) risks specific to VASCO,
including, demand for our products and services, competition from more
established firms and others, pressures on price levels and our historical
dependence on relatively few products, certain suppliers and certain key
customers. Reference is made to VASCO's public filings with the U.S.
Securities and Exchange Commission for further information regarding VASCO and
its operations.

This document may contain trademarks of VASCO Data Security International,
Inc. and its subsidiaries, including VASCO, the VASCO "V" design, DIGIPASS,

For more information contact: Jochem Binst, +32 2 609 97 00,

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