SCOTTS VALLEY, California – April 3, 2009 – VirnetX Holding Corporation (NYSE Amex: VHC), a leader in secure real-time communications and collaboration technology, announced, in compliance with Section 610(b) of the AMEX Company Guide, that in connection with the recent filing of its annual report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2008, the report of its independent public accounting firm included in its annual report contains a “going concern” qualification.
In addition, the Company announced that in connection with VirnetX’s ongoing litigation with Microsoft Corporation, a Markman hearing on claim construction was conducted on February 17, 2009 and the parties are currently awaiting the Court’s order with respect to the hearing.
VirnetX Holding Corporation, a secure real-time communications and collaboration technology company, is engaged in commercializing its patent portfolio by developing a licensing program, as well as developing software products designed to create a secure environment for real-time communications such as instant messaging and Voice over Internet Protocol. For more information, please visit http://www.virnetx.com/stagingarea.
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