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Info Security Products Guide Names Zix Corporation's Email Encryption Service Winner of the 2006 Global Excellence in Encryption Award; ZixCorp Gains the Highest Trust of Customers Worldwide

DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 8, 2006--Zix Corporation (ZixCorp(R)), (Nasdaq:ZIXI), the leader in hosted services for email encryption and e-prescribing, today announced that Info Security Products Guide, a Silicon Valley Communications publication and the world's leading publication on security-related products and technologies, has named ZixCorp's email encryption service a winner of the Global Excellence in Encryption Customer Trust 2006 Award. This customer trust honor is the greatest endorsement to the fact that the company's enterprise-wide email encryption solution is ahead of the curve when it comes to products providing the best in security.

"More than 18,000 end-users and prospective customers from worldwide were invited to vote for the products they trust the most when it comes to protecting their digital resources. Zix Corporation's email encryption service provides the utmost in security and reliability for its users, as recognized by the readers of our publication," said Rick Justice, chief technology editor of Info Security Product News. "We are pleased to name ZixCorp to this year's list."

ZixCorp's encryption service is a server-based enterprise solution for organizations that require an email security and encryption. The service provides a secure messaging gateway without the need to create, deploy or manage end-user encryption keys and software. It offers send-to-anyone capability, corporate-defined policy management and remains transparent to end users. ZixCorp enables organizations to comply with industry regulations and/or corporate security policies with built-in lexicons that automatically encrypt messages. ZixVPM(R) provides a secure and private channel for email communications between employees, customers and business partners.

"Info Security Product Guide's recognition of ZixCorp's email encryption service further validates our product as an excellent, innovative and complete encryption solution, providing unsurpassed flexibility and ease-of-use," said Rick Spurr, chief executive officer of Zix Corporation. "Customer satisfaction is paramount to our success and we are pleased to have earned the trust and recognition from our customers."

About Silicon Valley Communications Awards

Info Security Products Guide, published by Silicon Valley Communications, plays a vital role in keeping end-users informed of the choices they can make when it comes to protecting their digital resources. It is written expressly for those who are adamant on staying informed of security threats and the preventive measure they can take. You will discover a wealth of information in this guide including tomorrow's technology today, best deployment scenarios, people and technologies shaping info security and independent product evaluations that facilitate in making the most pertinent security decisions. The Info Security Products Guide Awards recognize and honor excellence in all areas of information security. To learn more, visit and stay secured.

About Zix Corporation

Zix Corporation (ZixCorp(R)) is the leading provider of hosted email encryption and e-prescribing services. ZixCorp's email encryption services provide an easy and cost-effective way to ensure customer privacy and regulatory compliance for corporate email. Its PocketScript(R) e-prescribing service reduces costs and improves patient care by automating the prescription process between payers, doctors, and pharmacies. For more information, visit

CONTACT: Zix Corporation, Dallas
Public Relations:
Farrah Corley, 214-370-2175
Investor Relations:
Peter Wilensky, 214-515-7357

SOURCE: Zix Corporation