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CYREN Appoints Vice President of Human Resources

Eva Edwards Markowitz, SPHR supports CYREN's strategic growth

MCLEAN, Va., Feb. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CYREN, previously operating as Commtouch® (NASDAQ: CTCH), a leading provider of integrated cloud-based security solutions and software-based security technology, today announced the appointment of Eva Edwards Markowitz as vice president of human resources.



With nearly two decades of leadership experience building and overseeing human resources teams, Markowitz is eminently qualified to lead initiatives aimed at attracting and retaining a diversified talent pool to support CYREN's strategic growth.  Based in CYREN's McLean, Virginia office, she partners with senior leadership to develop and drive HR initiatives across the company's worldwide operations.

Most recently serving as human resources director at Analysis Research Planning Corporation, an expert services and business advisory firm, Markowitz also previously served in various HR leadership roles at Thomas & Herbert Consulting, SteelCloud and Gallagher, Flynn & Company, LLP.  She holds a bachelor's degree from University of Maryland, College Park as well as the Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) and Strategic Workforce Planning (SWP) certifications.

"Eva is well positioned to empower CYREN's employees as well as attract and retain top talent," said Lior Samuelson, CEO and Chairman of the Board at CYREN. "She will be instrumental in our ongoing efforts to align our global employee population around a culture of extraordinary execution to help create enhanced value for our customers and shareholders."


CYREN provides the world's largest service providers and software vendors with the Internet security solutions they need to protect billions of people and transactions. Designed specifically to be easily deployed or private labeled by partners, CYREN's Web, Email and Anti-Malware products provide relentless protection on any device. CYREN's proactive analytics and cloud-based malware detection capabilities equip its partners with security solutions that stand out as clear differentiators in the ever-evolving industry. Visit CYREN's GlobalView Security Center or go to


Commtouch Software Ltd will continue to trade as CTCH on the NASDAQ exchange and the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE). The name and ticker symbol for both financial markets are scheduled to change in February 2014 and will be announced in a separate press release.

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