Openwave Messaging Adds Commtouch as New Messaging Security Partner

     Openwave Messaging Adds Commtouch as New Messaging Security Partner

Openwave Messaging to integrate Commtouch Anti-Spam and Virus Outbreak
Detection into Openwave Messaging's Universal Messaging Suite™

PR Newswire

MCLEAN, Virginia and REDWOOD CITY, California, February 19, 2013

MCLEAN, Virginia and REDWOOD CITY, California, February 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/
--

Commtouch^® (NASDAQ: CTCH), a leading provider of Internet security technology
and cloud-based services, today announced that it has entered into a strategic
partnership with Openwave Messaging Inc., a leading global provider of
innovative messaging software solutions. Under the terms of the agreement,
Commtouch's high-performance security capabilities will be integrated with
Openwave Messaging's Universal Messaging Suite™ for carriers and service
providers.

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Commtouch Anti-Spam leverages its patented technology and the power of its
unique cloud infrastructure that allows for real-time spam detection. As part
of this agreement, Commtouch's Anti-Spam service is now a pre-integrated
option for future deployments of Openwave Messaging's Universal Messaging
Suite™. Openwave Messaging can now offer messaging solutions complete with a
leading anti-spam technology, allowing real-time blocking of spam and phishing
in any language or format with almost no false positives. The Company will
also include Commtouch's Virus Outbreak Detection that protects users from
email-borne malware in real-time.

"With the addition of Anti-Spam protection from an industry-leading partner
like Commtouch, Openwave Messaging has a new option for our customers for
comprehensive protection against spam and other email-based threats," said
Dave Ratner, president and CEO, Openwave Messaging. "Email security is a
critical part of the service package that our customers expect. With spam
still dominating email traffic, anti-spam solutions remain a key part of any
email security solution and now with Commtouch's solution, we have a new
partner for delivering worry-free email communication to service providers and
their subscribers."

"Commtouch's Anti-Spam delivers maximum spam protection which combines
top-of-the-class detection rates, nearly no false positives, and real-time
detection through Commtouch's cloud infrastructure," said Shlomi Yanai, CEO at
Commtouch. "Commtouch's Anti-Spam allows easy and flexible integration and
enables fast and resource-friendly detection no matter how high the email
traffic is. It is the perfect fit for a provider of comprehensive and
high-performance messaging solutions and services."

The integrated offering is available immediately from Openwave Messaging as
part of the Openwave Messaging's Universal Messaging Suite™.

About Openwave Messaging

Openwave Messaging is the leading global provider of innovative messaging
software solutions. Openwave Messaging's Universal Messaging Suite™ provides a
powerful, open and flexible, complete messaging environment optimized for
today's most complex messaging requirements, including millions of mailboxes,
security controls, identity management, and ease of integration with internal
systems and external partners. Leveraging its strong history of messaging
"firsts," Openwave Messaging is dedicated to helping its customers maintain
business continuity and lower their business risk. Customers include
industry-leading communications service providers, including several of the
largest global broadband providers. For more information, please visit
http://www.owmessaging.com or follow us on Facebook or Twitter @owMessaging.

About Commtouch

Commtouch^® (NASDAQ: CTCH) is a leading provider of Internet security
technology and cloud-based services for vendors and service providers,
increasing the value and profitability of customers' solutions by protecting
billions of Internet transactions on a daily basis. With six global data
centers and renowned technology, Commtouch's email, Web, and antivirus
capabilities easily integrate into customers' products and solutions, keeping
more than 350 million end users safe. To learn more, visit
http://www.commtouch.com.

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  oTwitter: @Commtouch

Recurrent Pattern Detection, RPD, Zero-Hour and GlobalView are trademarks, and
Commtouch is a registered trademark of Commtouch. U.S. Patent No. 6,330,590 is
owned by Commtouch. All other trademarks are the property of their respective
owners.

Commtouch Company Contact:      
Brian Briggs, Chief Financial Officer      
Commtouch            
+1-703-760-3444            
brian.briggs@commtouch.com

CommtouchIsraelInvestor Relations Contact:
Iris Lubitch
EffectiveIR
+972-54-252-8007
Iris@EffectiveIR.co.il

CommtouchU.S.Investor Contact:    
Christopher Chu          
Grayling            
+1-646-284-9400            
commtouch@grayling.com        

Commtouch Media Contact:
Matthew Zintel
Zintel Public Relations
+1-281-444-1590
matthew.zintel@zintelpr.com

Openwave Messaging Media Contact:
Kate Carey
New Venture Communications
kcarey@newventurecom.com
+1-650-814-3088

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