Anthony Ambrose Appointed to Board of Directors of Data Security Pioneer Cipherloc Corporation

Data I/O Corporation (NASDAQ: DAIO), the leading global provider of advanced data and security programming solutions for flash, flash-memory based intelligent devices and microcontrollers, today announced the appointment of Anthony Ambrose as an independent director of Cipherloc Corporation (OTCQB: CLOK), effective June 13, 2019. Cipherloc is a data security solutions company focused on protecting the world’s data.

“Today, there are billions of connected devices with data at risk for security breaches. My experience as CEO of Data I/O aligns well with Cipherloc’s mission to protect the world’s data with their innovative encryption technology. Data I/O’s focus on democratizing security for connected devices through our SentriX® security provisioning and programming platform gives me a unique insight into enabling and scaling security across markets and ecosystem providers. I am excited to join the Cipherloc board of directors and look forward to working with the board and management to provide oversight, and drive growth and market adoption of their best-in-class security and encryption platforms.”

“The Data I/O board is excited to have Anthony join the Cipherloc board,” said Alan Howe, Chairman of the Board, Data I/O Corporation. “It is a corporate best practice for an experienced CEO to be on an external board, and Cipherloc’s products, industry and unique security focus make it an excellent fit, and expands Data I/O’s security network.”

About Data I/O Corporation

Since 1972 Data I/O has developed innovative solutions to enable the design and manufacture of electronic products for automotive, Internet-of-Things, medical, wireless, consumer electronics, industrial controls and other markets. Today, our customers use Data I/O security provisioning and programming solutions to reliably, securely, and cost-effectively bring innovative new products to life. These solutions are backed by a global network of Data I/O support and service professionals, assuring success for our customers. For more information, please visit www.dataio.com