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Zix Selected as SC Media 2018 Trust Award Finalist for Best Email Security Solution

The award recognition validates the strengths of ZixProtect in defending against advanced threats and protecting data in email

DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 24, 2018-- Zix Corporation (Zix), (Nasdaq: ZIXI), a leader in email security, has been recognized as a Trust Award finalist for best email security solution for the 2018 SC Media Awards. Zix’s nomination of ZixProtect and its selection for the Trust Award highlight its combined strengths of advanced email security threat protection, leading email encryption and data loss prevention.

The finalists and winners for the Trust Awards are chosen by approximately 100 professionals and the SC Magazine product reviews team with extensive knowledge and experience in the cybersecurity industry. Winners will be announced at the SC Media Awards ceremony on April 17, 2018, in San Francisco.

“In an age where threats are ever-evolving, it is reassuring to know that one true constant is the commitment of dedicated information security professionals, as best exemplified by our SC Media Awards finalists,” said Illena Armstrong, VP, editorial, SC Media. “Zix has demonstrated that they are among the best in the industry at email security. Being a Trust Award nominee is a special honor as it demonstrates that you are at the top of your game, and your peers know it.”

“SC Media Awards is a top program that distinguishes leading professionals and solutions in the cybersecurity market, and we are tremendously proud that Zix is among the finalists for the SC Media 2018 Trust Award for Best Email Security Solution,” said Dave Wagner, Zix’s Chief Executive Officer. “As a finalist, it showcases the value of ZixProtect as a superior solution in the market and, more importantly, highlights the expertise of the Zix teams behind its capabilities. The recognition is also a critical milestone in Zix’s expansion from a leader in email encryption to a leader in email security.”

Now in its 21st year, SC Media Awards is recognized as the industry gold standard of accomplishment for cybersecurity professionals, products and services. With the awards, SC Media recognizes the achievements of cybersecurity professionals in the field, the innovations happening in the vendor and service provider communities, and the vigilant work of government, commercial and nonprofit entities. Vendors and service providers who offer a product and/or service for the commercial, government, educational, nonprofit or other industries are eligible for the SC Media Awards’ Trust Award category.

About SC Media

SC Media is cybersecurity. For over 25 years, they have armed information security professionals with in-depth and unbiased information through timely news, comprehensive analysis, cutting-edge features, contributions from thought leaders, and independent product reviews in partnership with and for top-level information security executives and their technical teams.

In addition to their comprehensive website, SC Media offers magazines, eBooks, and newsletters. They also host digital and live events such as SC Media Awards and RiskSec NY to provide cybersecurity professionals all the information needed to safeguard their organizations and contribute to their longevity and success.

About Zix Corporation

Zix Corporation (Zix) is a leader in email security. Trusted by the nation’s most influential institutions in healthcare, finance and government, Zix delivers a superior experience and easy-to-use solutions for email encryption and data loss prevention, advanced threat protection, archiving and bring your own device (BYOD) mobile security. Focusing on the protection of business communication, Zix enables its customers to better secure data and meet compliance needs. Zix is publicly traded on the Nasdaq Global Market under the symbol ZIXI. For more information, visit

Source: Zix Corporation

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