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Zimperium Selected to the "GSMA 100"


Zimperium Taking Leading Role in GSMA Initiative to Advance Next
Generation of Connectivity and Digital Services

today announced that it has been named one of the first companies in
the "GSMA 100," a global innovation discovery initiative developed by
the GSMA to identify and advance the next generation of connectivity and
digital services. Comprised of the world's most promising growth-stage
companies and selected by mobile operators and investment partners, the
GSMA 100 represents operator innovation priorities in key areas such as
5G and networking; artificial intelligence and machine learning;
consumer experience; data and analytics; the Internet of Things; media
and entertainment; and security, among others.

"Congratulations to Zimperium for their selection into the GSMA
100. The GSMA 100 is designed to identify those companies with the most
compelling use cases and innovative business models," said Ed Barker,
Head of Innovation Strategy and Partnerships, GSMA. "We look forward to
working with Zimperium and other GSMA 100 companies in accelerating
business development, commercial partnerships and investment with mobile
operator and key partners and, ultimately, in the deployment of
next-generation networks and digital services that will benefit billions
of subscribers around the world."

"We're honored to be selected to the GSMA 100," said Shridhar Mittal,
Chief Executive Officer, Zimperium. "Large mobile operators serve a key
role in protecting the hundreds of millions of mobile devices around the
world. Being part of this key GSMA initiative allows us to continue to
bring innovative, carrier-grade solutions to mobile device security."

The GSMA 100 are nominated by GSMA operator members, ecosystem companies
and leading technology investors and primarily include growth-stage,
venture-backed companies from their portfolios, partnerships or interest
areas. Following a competitive review process, the nominations are
evaluated and narrowed to yield the final cohorts. Zimperium was among
the first 29 companies named to the GSMA 100; the remaining two cohorts
for the GSMA 100 will made public in February 2019 at Mobile World
Congress in Barcelona, and in June 2019 at Mobile World Congress

The GSMA represents the interests of mobile operators worldwide, uniting
more than 750 operators with over 350 companies in the broader mobile
ecosystem. Key operators and partners contributing to the GSMA 100
include Amadeus Capital, América Móvil, AT&T Foundry, Bessemer Venture
Partners, Blumberg Capital, BT, China Mobile, Deutsche Telekom, EIT
Digital, Ericsson Ventures, Forgepoint Capital, GE Ventures, GV, IQT,
KDDI, KPN Ventures, Lumia Venture Partners, Mayfield, MTN, Orange,
Rogers Communications, Safaricom, Sony Innovation Fund, Telefónica,
Telenor Group, Telstra Ventures, Telus, the UN World Food Programme, US
Cellular, Verizon Ventures and Vodafone, among others.

For further information on the GSMA 100, visit:

About Zimperium®

Zimperium, the global leader in mobile security, offers real-time,
on-device protection against Android and iOS threats. The Zimperium
platform leverages our award-winning machine learning-based engine, z9,
to protect mobile data, apps and sessions against device compromises,
network attacks and malicious apps. To date, z9 has detected 100% of
zero-day mobile exploits without requiring an update or suffering from
the delays and limitations of cloud-based detection—something no other
mobile security provider can claim. Headquartered in Dallas, Zimperium
is backed by Sierra Ventures, Samsung, Telstra, Warburg Pincus and
SoftBank. Learn more at
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