NETGEAR Secures ReadyNAS With Commtouch Antivirus

              NETGEAR Secures ReadyNAS With Commtouch Antivirus

Commtouch Antivirus embedded in NETGEAR's ReadyNAS product line for SMBs and

PR Newswire

MCLEAN, Virginia, May 7, 2013

MCLEAN, Virginia, May 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Commtouch^® (NASDAQ: CTCH), a leading provider of Internet security technology
and cloud-based services, today announced that NETGEAR®, Inc. (NASDAQGM: NTGR)
(, a global networking company that delivers innovative
products to consumers, businesses and service providers, has integrated
Commtouch Antivirus into its network-attached storage (NAS) products for small
and medium businesses as well as enterprises. With this latest upgrade of the
popular ReadyNAS®, NETGEAR offers companies an advanced and easy-to use
solution for centralizing, securing and controlling access to their digital

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Out of the box, the Commtouch Antivirus solution - which includes a
high-performance AV engine and cloud-based detection services - met the
requirements for minimal resource consumption and maximum detection of viruses
within an embedded operating system. Thanks to its heuristics capabilities,
Commtouch Antivirus is able to detect all threats, and specifically zero day
viruses with a very small footprint. NETGEAR allows its customers to safely
share, backup and recover files using its NAS solution.

"As a leader in the NAS industry, NETGEAR wanted to offer a solution beyond
your typical AV subscription. Every ReadyNAS ships with Anti-Viruses embedded
in the device, free of charge for our users," said Davin Oishi, senior product
line manager for NETGEAR Storage. "Security is a key factor in offering
efficient NAS solutions. With Commtouch Antivirus, we can provide our
customers with state-of-the art protection from both known and new viruses,
Trojans and other malware threats."

"Network-attached storage is playing an increasingly important role in the
network infrastructure of SMBs and enterprises alike," said Shlomi Yanai, CEO
at Commtouch. "Our Antivirus solution is designed to combine high detection
levels with low resource requirements. NETGEAR's selection of Commtouch as the
provider of antivirus technology for their NAS solutions shows that our
solutions are a perfect fit for this fast-growing market."

About NETGEAR, Inc.

NETGEAR (NASDAQGM: NTGR) is a global networking company that delivers
innovative products to consumers, businesses and service providers. For
consumers, the company makes high performance, dependable and easy to use home
networking, storage and digital media products to connect people with the
Internet and their content and devices. For businesses, NETGEAR provides
networking, storage and security solutions without the cost and complexity of
big IT. The company also supplies top service providers with retail proven,
whole home solutions for their customers. NETGEAR products are built on a
variety of proven technologies such as wireless, Ethernet and Powerline, with
a focus on reliability and ease-of-use. NETGEAR products are sold in
approximately 35,000 retail locations around the globe, and through
approximately 41,000 value-added resellers. The company's headquarters are in
San Jose, Calif., with additional offices in over 25 countries. NETGEAR is an
ENERGY STAR® partner. More information is available at
or by calling (408) 907-8000. Connect with NETGEAR at and

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 our customers' solutions by
protecting billions of Internet transactions on a daily basis. With 12 global
data centers and award-winning, patented technology, Commtouch's email, Web,
and antivirus capabilities easily integrate into our customers' products and
solutions, keeping safe more than 350 million end users. To learn more, visit

  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. NETGEAR and ReadyNAS areregistered trademarks of NETGEAR,
Inc. in the United States and/or other countries.All other trademarks are the
property of their respective owners.

Company Contact:
Brian Briggs, Chief Financial Officer

U.S.Investor Contact:
Monica Gould
The Blueshirt Group

IsraelInvestor Relations Contact:
Iris Lubitch

Commtouch Media Contact:
Matthew Zintel
Zintel Public Relations

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