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Zix Corporation Launches New Inbound Email Decryption Service
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ZixAccess extends the reach of ZixDirectory

DALLAS, Apr 26, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Zix Corporation (ZixCorp), (NASDAQ: ZIXI), the leader in email encryption services, introduces ZixAccessTM, a new decryption service for inbound email delivery. With ZixAccess, customers are automatically enrolled in ZixDirectory(R), the world's largest email encryption network, and instantly benefit from transparent receipt of encrypted email sent from other ZixCorp customers.

ZixAccess removes all extra steps for recipients, and no password is required to access secure email sent by ZixCorp users. With transparent decryption, companies benefit from enhanced productivity by removing the extra steps required for push and pull email delivery.

"ZixDirectory is one of ZixCorp's most valuable differentiators, and we are constantly looking to harness the power of its shared network of tens of millions of members. Today, more than 6,000 ZixCorp customer companies send encrypted emails to tens of thousands of companies that are currently not ZixCorp customers. ZixAccess enables the recipients in these companies to leverage the power of ZixDirectory and experience the convenience of transparent delivery," said Rick Spurr, ZixCorp's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. "ZixAccess is another example of how we are delivering convenient email encryption technology that improves security and enhances work productivity."

ZixAccess also features the capability to conduct outbound email scanning. Using ZixCorp's proven lexicons, security or compliance officers can receive additional visibility into the company's outbound email. With increased awareness of email security risks, companies can adjust their security strategy to better protect their customers and business partners.

ZixAccess is installed in a few hours and decrypts email without any user training or extra steps. Maintenance is delivered in a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) model, placing little to no burden on customers. ZixAccess is available now and, if desired, can be easily upgraded to a full ZixGateway to add outbound email encryption. For additional information on ZixAccess, please contact 866-257-4949 or visit

About Zix Corporation

Zix Corporation provides the only email encryption services designed with your most important relationships in mind. The most influential companies and government organizations use the proven ZixCorp(R) Email Encryption Services, including WellPoint, Humana, the SEC and more than 1,200 hospitals and 1,500 financial institutions. ZixCorp Email Encryption Services are powered by ZixDirectorySM, the largest email encryption community in the world. The tens of millions of ZixDirectory members can feel secure knowing their most important relationships are protected. For more information, visit

SOURCE: Zix Corporation

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