Commtouch Named Gold Winner of 2013 Global Excellence Award

         Commtouch Named Gold Winner of 2013 Global Excellence Award

PR Newswire

MCLEAN, Virginia, February 28, 2013

MCLEAN, Virginia, February 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Commtouch^® (NASDAQ: CTCH), a leading provider of Internet security technology
and cloud-based services, today announced that Info Security Products Guide,
the industry's leading information security research and advisory guide, named
Commtouch GlobalView™ URL Filtering the gold winner of the 2013 Global
Excellence Award for Best Social Media, Web Filtering, and Content Security

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Commtouch was also named a silver winner in the Best Email Security and
Management category, as well as a bronze winner for the Best Overall Security
Company of the Year, Best Anti-Malware, Anti-Spam or Antivirus, and Tomorrow's
Technology Today categories.

The prestigious global awards recognize security and IT vendors with advanced,
ground-breaking products and solutions that are helping set the bar higher for
others in all areas of security and technologies. The winners were announced
and honored during the annual Info Security Products Guide awards dinner in
San Francisco on February 27 at the Hilton San Francisco Union Square.

The Commtouch GlobalView URL Filtering solution leverages a unique "in the
cloud" infrastructure to provide unprecedented breadth of Web coverage that
remains unmatched in the industry. It localizes responses specifically to the
needs of end-customers, avoiding the "one size fits all" approach of
traditional solutions. Offering the broadest Web coverage with the highest
accuracy of categorization, it is able to accurately index hundreds of
millions of sites into 64 categories, including highly granular
categorizations of dynamic Web 2.0 environments.

"Relied upon by some of the largest enterprises and service providers
worldwide, Commtouch's cloud-based detection technology repeatedly proves to
offer unmatched accuracy," said Shlomi Yanai, CEO at Commtouch. "Commtouch is
honored that it has gained the Info Security Products Guide's highest
recognition for its Social Media, Web Filtering and Content Security category.
Not only are we committed to offering the highest level of real-time security,
but we are also uniquely focused on doing so in the most efficient, effective
manner possible."

About Info Security Products Guide

Info Security Products Guide sponsors leading conferences and expos worldwide
and 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 measures they can take. Organizations will discover a
wealth of information including tomorrow's technology today, best deployment
scenarios, people and technologies shaping info security and market research
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

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

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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

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Brian Briggs, Chief Financial Officer

IsraelInvestor Relations Contact:
Iris Lubitch

U.S.Investor Contact:
Christopher Chu

Commtouch Media Contact:
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Zintel Public Relations

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