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Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): September 26, 2011
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(c) On September 26, 2011, the Board of Directors (the Board) of VeriSign, Inc. (the Company) appointed John Calys as the Companys Interim Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Calys, 52, has been serving as the Companys Vice President, Controller since December 2010 and will continue in this role. From September 2007 to December 2010 he served as the vice president and controller of XO Holdings, Inc., a telecommunications services provider. From August 2005 to May 2007, he served as vice president and assistant treasurer of Sprint Nextel Corporation, a telecommunications company, and from May 2003 to August 2005 served as the vice president and assistant controller of Nextel Communications, Inc., a telecommunications company.
The press release attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 announces this change to the Companys management team.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.