Roxio Restores PCs Infected by Nimda

GoBack 3 Deluxe Effective Against W32/Nimda @MM

Milpitas, Calif, September 21, 2001 - Roxio, Inc. (Nasdaq:ROXI), Roxio, Inc. (Nasdaq:ROXI), The Digital Media Company and maker of the #1 selling system recovery software, today announced that if installed before a PC is infected, GoBack 3 Deluxe is able to instantly restore your PC in the event of a system crash caused by the Nimda virus.

"The power of GoBack allows a user to revert their entire hard drive to exactly the way it was before the virus was activated," explains Tom Shea, Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Roxio, Inc. "Thus, a user can recover damaged data-and do it within seconds-saving valuable time and money."

GoBack has been successful in restoring PCs and maintaining productivity for users affected by the devastating Melissa and ILOVEYOU viruses, as well as the recent SirCam worm. Additionally, GoBack is now accessible to more users than ever. On September 17, 2001 Roxio announced RoxioLicense Now! a volume license program that makes it convenient for corporations and educational institutions to acquire and maintain GoBack on numerous PCs.

About Roxio

Roxio, a division of Sonic Solutions, develops and markets the best-selling digital media software in the world. Roxio offers award-winning software products for CD/DVD burning, photo editing and video editing and has an installed base of over 150 million users. Roxio distributes its products globally through strategic partnerships with major hardware manufacturers, through leading retailers, through Internet partnerships and through direct sales at Roxio's parent company, Sonic Solutions (NASDAQ: SNIC; is the leader in digital media software and provides a broad range of software tools and applications for creative professionals, business and home users and technology partners. Sonic's products range from professional DVD authoring systems and interactive content delivery technologies that are used to produce the majority of Hollywood movies released on DVD, to the award-winning Roxio- and Sonic-branded CD and DVD creation, playback and backup applications that have become the premiere solutions for consumers and business users worldwide. Sonic's AuthorScript® is the de facto standard for CD and DVD burning and formatting and has been licensed by major software and hardware manufacturers, including Adobe, Broadcom, Microsoft, Scientific-Atlanta, Sony, and many others. Sonic Solutions is headquartered in Marin County, California.

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