ZyXEL Reports No Damage After the Earthquake

Hsinchu, Taiwan, April 1, 2002 ZyXEL Communications Corporation, a leading provider of Internet access solutions, today announced that the company remains normal operation after the earthquake recorded at 6.8 Richter scale on March 31. After inspection of the company located in the Science-Based Industrial Park, no physical damage to the factory facilities was found.

About ZyXEL Communications
ZyXEL Communications Co. (TAI:2391.TW), located in Hsinchu, Taiwan, is world's third largest DSL CPE provider. Products developed by ZyXEL over the years are not only industry leaders, but consistently win acclaim and are selected by worldwide telecommunications companies, ISPs, and other major businesses. ZyXEL now serves Chunghwa Telecom (TAI:2412.TW), Deutsche Telekom, EarthLink (NASDAQ: ELNK), France Telecom (NYSE:FTE), Sprint, Telefonica, Telenor, Verizon (NYSE: VZ) and many others. For more information on ZyXEL Communications, visit company's Website at http://www.zyxel.com.