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ID Watchdog Announces Release of Its Free Credit Report Monitoring and Alert Feature, Integrated Into the Beta Version of AVAST Software's avast! Free Anti-Virus Platform
Jun 23, 2011 (08:06 PM EDT)


DENVER, June 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ID Watchdog, Inc. (tsx.v:IDW) (IDWAF.PK), provider of consumer-facing identity theft protection and resolution services, announced the release of its free credit report monitoring and alert feature, integrated into the beta version of AVAST Software's avast! Free Anti-Virus platform.  The full version of the latest AVAST suite, incorporating the free ID Watchdog credit report monitoring and alert feature set, is expected to be freely available for download to all US consumers within weeks.

About ID Watchdog, Inc.

(tsx.v:IDW) (IDWA.F) ID Watchdog was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Denver, Colorado. The company provides patent-pending, three-tiered comprehensive monitoring, detection and resolution for identity theft. ID Watchdog proactively detects identity theft problems at their source and provides immediate resolution services to ensure complete peace of mind for individuals. All the company's services have been developed with input from industry experts; national consumer advocacy groups; federal, state, and local law enforcement agencies; consumer protection agencies; and adhere to guidelines published by the Consumer Federation of America. For more information, please visit www.IDWatchdog.com.

About AVAST:

AVAST Software ( www.avast.com ) protects over 130 million registered users in virtually every country and territory in the world with its avast! antivirus program. avast! Free Antivirus sets the standard as a free, full-featured computer security application that matches or exceeds the performance of other paid products. The avast! 5.0 portfolio includes Free Antivirus, Pro Antivirus for customized protection, and the premium Internet Security with its with its Mail Shield and no-hassle Silent Firewall. Anchored by the Community network of sensors for reporting on-line threats and supported by multiple protective shields, avast! performance has been certified by VB100, ICSA Labs, and West Coast Labs. Available in over 30 languages, avast! provides global protection for homes and businesses.

Forward-Looking Statement

This news release includes certain "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the United States Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 which address future events and conditions which are subject to various risks and uncertainties. The actual results could differ materially from those anticipated in such forward-looking statements as a result of numerous factors, some of which may be beyond the Company's control. Although the Company believes that its expectations reflected in these forward-looking statements are reasonable, no assurance can be given that actual results will be consistent with these forward-looking statements. Important factors that could cause actual results to differ from these forward-looking statements are disclosed in the company's filings with Canadian regulators at www.sedar.com . ID Watchdog assumes no obligation to update the forward-looking statements of management beliefs, opinions, projections, or other factors should they change.

Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

Company Contact:
ID Watchdog, Inc.
Jay B. Lewis
Chief Financial Officer
303-339-8017

SOURCE ID Watchdog, Inc.