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ZixIt Announces Adoption of the ZixMail(TM) Secure Messaging System By High-Tech Law Firm Fish & Richardson P.C

DALLAS, Feb. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- ZixIt Corporation (Nasdaq: ZIXI) announced today that Fish & Richardson P.C., a national intellectual property and technology law firm, has signed an agreement to use the ZixMail(TM) secure messaging system in its practice. ZixMail, which allows any email user to send and receive encrypted and digitally signed email communications, is based on ZixIt Corporation's Digital Signature and encryption technology.

The ZixMail system will enable Fish & Richardson P.C. to exchange confidential communications over the Internet. ZixMail compresses, time-stamps, and encrypts email messages automatically, making email messaging completely private and secure.

Roger Borovoy, a senior attorney with Fish & Richardson P.C., said, "At Fish & Richardson, we regard the security of our clients and their products to be of the utmost importance. As a technology law firm, it is crucial for us to find a communications system that can both provide us with the privacy and protection we require and be user-friendly. With ZixMail, we have found a system that can be immediately implemented without inconveniencing our clients."

Doug Kramp, chief executive officer of ZixMail.com, Inc., commented, "As an acclaimed high-tech law firm, Fish & Richardson is dealing with sensitive information on a daily basis. The moment that information is transmitted over the Internet via ordinary email, it can become public. ZixMail offers businesses a best-of-class solution that makes it easy to protect this information from prying eyes by sending digitally signed and encrypted email messages."

Fish & Richardson P.C. is one of the top intellectual property and technology law firms in the country. For over 125 years, Fish & Richardson P.C. has helped great technology innovators protect their intellectual property and bring new concepts to the market. It is a full-service law firm that provides legal services to businesses and individuals with U.S. and international operations from its offices in Boston, Delaware, New York, Silicon Valley, Southern California, the Twin Cities, and Washington D.C. More than 164 attorneys and 24 technology specialists advise clients on all types of intellectual property, including patents, trademarks, copyrights, and trade secrets. The firm also handles major intellectual property litigation, and provides advice on FCC and FDA regulations. For further information, visit Fish & Richardson's Web site at www.fr.com.

ZixIt Corporation is the owner of ZixMail(TM), a secure Internet document delivery and private messaging system. ZixMail is the first in a series of planned products that use the ZixIt(TM) Digital Signature and encryption technology. Additionally, ZixIt is developing ZixCharge(TM), an Internet transaction authorization and privacy system. For further investor information about ZixIt, visit the company's Web site at www.zixit.com or contact investor relations at 972-702-7057.

SOURCE ZixIt Corporation

CONTACT: investors, Beverly V. Fuortes of ZixIt Corporation, 972-702-7057, or email, invest@zixit.com; or press, John Crowe of Public Strategies, Inc., 512-474-8848, or email, jcrowe@pstrategies.com, for ZixIt Corporation/