Trend Micro Announces Appointment of New Directors

Tokyo, Japan - March 23, 2000 - Trend Micro, Inc. (Nasdaq: TMIC, Japan OTC: 4704), a leading provider of Internet virus protection, today announced that it appointed two new members to its board of directors. The new board members, Hiroyuki Nakanishi and Toshihiro Watanabe, were elected as directors at Trend Micro's annual shareholders' meeting held today. Nakanishi also serves as the head of Trend Micro's Management Department, and Watanabe also serves as the head of Trend Micro's New Business Department and Sales and Marketing Department.

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Trend Micro Incorporated (TSE: 4704), a global cloud security leader, creates a world safe for exchanging digital information with its Internet content security and threat management solutions for businesses and consumers. A pioneer in server security with over 20 years' experience, we deliver top-ranked client, server and cloud-based security that fits our customers' and partners' needs, stops new threats faster, and protects data in physical, virtualized and cloud environments. Powered by the Trend Micro™ Smart Protection Network™ cloud security infrastructure, our industry-leading cloud-computing security technology, products and services stop threats where they emerge, on the Internet, and are supported by 1,000+ threat intelligence experts around the globe.

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