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Fujitsu Services Finland Selects Commtouch to Fight Spam in Real Time.

Commtouch RPD Technology Preemptively Blocks Spam and Phishing Attacks

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. & HELSINKI, Finland -- Fujitsu Services Oy and Commtouch (NASDAQ:CTCH), announced today that they have entered into an agreement to bring Commtouch anti-spam protection to Fujitsu's managed service customers in Finland.

This Finnish affiliate of Fujitsu Limited, the world's second largest provider of IT services, is offering Commtouch anti-spam technology to its managed service customers. By integrating the Commtouch RPD engine, Fujitsu Services Oy is able to offer its over 100,000 hosted corporate mailboxes unprecedented spam detection and blocking rates.

"Our customers require fully integrated best-of-breed email defense solutions that deliver real benefit to their businesses," said Mika HyppEnen, Business Development Manager of Fujitsu Finland. "Spammers are a nimble enemy that can quickly develop new creative tactics to outsmart most anti-spam solutions. We selected Commtouch based on the company's long track record of success, and because its technology roadmap is designed to guarantee top detection rates regardless of spammers' newest ploys."

"Commtouch is proud to work with Fujitsu to ensure the delivery of its customers' mission-critical communications," said Ronni Zehavi, Commtouch VP of Business Development. "This market-leading managed solution provider (MSP) understands the value of Commtouch's anti-spam solution. In addition to eradicating the nuisance of junk mail, it can also dramatically improve the effectiveness of current systems and reduce IT management."

Commtouch's Recurrent Pattern Detection (RPD) technology delivers the highest spam detection rates in the industry and protects against spam attacks in real-time as they are mass-distributed over the internet. The unique content-agnostic technology detects and blocks spam in any language. It is also extremely effective against image-based spam that plagues traditional content-based spam filters.

About Commtouch

Commtouch Software Ltd. (NASDAQ:CTCH) is dedicated to protecting and preserving the integrity of the world's most important communications tool -- email. Commtouch has over 15 years of experience developing messaging software and is a global developer and provider of proprietary anti-spam, Zero-Hour virus protection and IP Reputation solutions. Using core technologies including RPD (Recurrent Pattern Detection[TM]), the Commtouch Detection Center analyzes billions of email messages per month to identify new spam and malware outbreaks within minutes of their introduction into the Internet. Integrated by more than 50 OEM partners, Commtouch technology protects thousands of organizations, with over 50 million users in over 100 countries. Commtouch is headquartered in Netanya, Israel, and has a subsidiary in Mountain View, CA. For more information, see:, including the Commtouch online lab detailing spam statistics and charts.

About Fujitsu Services Oy

Fujitsu Services Oy is one of the most prominent ICT service providers in Finland. Fujitsu's expertise in IT outsourcing, mobile services, information security and SAP solutions is of acknowledged top-notch quality.

Fujitsu in Finland is part of the global Fujitsu Group. Fujitsu is a leading provider of customer-focused IT and communications solutions for the global marketplace.

Fujitsu Services Oy's annual net sales are 311 million euros. The company employs 2,300 people in Finland and on a global scale 160,000 people in 70 countries.

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