VeriSign Acquires M-Qube

VeriSign acquires m-Qube, a mobile channel enabler that helps companies develop, deliver, and bill for mobile content and applications

March 20, 2006

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MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. -- VeriSign, Inc. (Nasdaq: VRSN), the leading provider of intelligent infrastructure services for the Internet and telecommunications networks, today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire m-Qube, a leading mobile channel enabler that helps companies develop, deliver and bill for mobile content, applications and messaging services.

The acquisition of m-Qube complements the recently acquired 3united and Kontiki, extending VeriSign’s digital content platform to enable carriers, Internet portals, media companies and consumer brands to provide anytime, anywhere, any device delivery of mobile and broadband services.

m-Qube is the recognized market leader in delivering premium messaging and content services that can reach more than 200 million wireless subscribers in North America. The company’s intelligent application platform powers hundreds of mobile storefronts and marketing campaigns for customers including Sony Pictures, CBS, Major League Baseball Advanced Media, Warner Music Group, Reuters, GQ, Virgin Mobile Canada and Telus Mobility.

“VeriSign is combining its world-class expertise, applications and infrastructure to make content convergence over any network and any device a reality. m-Qube will increase our leadership and expand our services in this emerging category,” said Vernon Irvin, executive vice president and general manager, VeriSign Communications Services.

VeriSign Inc. (Nasdaq: VRSN)

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