RealTime IT News, AOL Strike Distribution, Advertising Deal, the anti-virus and computer tools provider, on Wednesday trumpeted a two-year distribution and advertising deal with America Online, which calls for to provide anti-virus, PC management and security services over several AOL brands.

Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed, but the companies characterized it as a "multi-million dollar" agreement. is trying to tap into the 20 million strong user base that AOL has amassed, putting its brand name and services in front of potential customers, many of which, being new to the Internet and computers, may not have heard of the brand.

"We both have made the consumer market our core focus and we share a deep commitment to make that experience a positive one," says Srivats Sampath, CEO of

The deal calls for to be the premier anti-virus service provider on AOL, AOL.COM, and AOL's Shop@AOL marketplace. The agreement also includes's sponsorship of an Anti-virus Center, a PC Download Center and a Software Development Center.