RSA Security Continues Its Growth in the Business-to-Business Market

Agorics Employs RSA BSAFE(R) Crypto-C to Provide Secure Online Messaging

And E-Commerce Among Enterprises



Apr 17, 2001, 01:00 ET from RSA Security Inc.

    BEDFORD, Mass., April 17 /PRNewswire/ -- RSA Security Inc. (Nasdaq:   RSAS)
 announced today that Agorics, Inc., a leading professional services firm
 specializing in secure e-commerce, has licensed RSA BSAFE(R) Crypto-C security
 software. Agorics has added this software and its capabilities to its Cancun
 secure messaging server, which is used to provide secure business-to-business
 (B2B) communications. By adopting RSA Security software, Agorics is able to
 achieve rapid development, while delivering highly secure messaging services
 to its Cancun e-mail and e-commerce users.
     "Agorics is very pleased to be working with RSA Security," said Ann Hardy,
 CEO of Agorics. "It provides us with the quality technology that our customers
 demand right out-of-the-box. In addition, RSA Security also provides us with
 the exceptional organization-wide support services that can only come from an
 industry leader in security."
     "As the number of B2B applications continues to increase, providing
 heightened security is critical to ensuring the privacy of enterprises'
 proprietary information as it travels over the Internet," said Bill McQuaide,
 vice president of product marketing at RSA Security. "Agorics is dedicated to
 addressing this need, and has selected RSA Security as its strategic partner
 to alleviate its customers' concerns about the safety and security of online
 transactions."
     The RSA BSAFE(R) line of security software is embedded in today's most
 successful Internet applications, including Web browsers, wireless devices,
 commerce servers, e-mail systems and virtual private network products. Built
 to provide implementations of standards such as SSL, S/MIME, WTLS, IPSec and
 PKCS, RSA BSAFE products can save developers time and risk in their
 development schedules.
 
     About Agorics, Inc.
     Agorics is a leading professional services firm specializing in contract
 development of commercial products for secure e-commerce. Incorporated in
 1994, Agorics has garnered an impressive array of top-tier clients, including
 Sun Microsystems, Inc., IBM Corporation, Charles Schwab & Co., Inc., Fujitsu
 Limited, and Bank Boston. Agorics has authored ten patents for information
 security.  Based upon its patented intellectual property, Agorics is releasing
 two new products in 2001:  Cancun, a secure messaging server, and Pacific, a
 secure Application Server Platform. Agorics is a privately held corporation
 based in Los Altos, California. Inquiries about Agorics products or services
 can be made to the attention of Ann Hardy, CEO, at 650-941-8224 or
 ann@agorics.com.
 
     About RSA Security Inc.
     RSA Security Inc., the most trusted name in e-Security(TM), helps
 organizations build secure, trusted foundations for e-business through its RSA
 SecurID(R) two-factor authentication, RSA BSAFE encryption and RSA Keon(R)
 digital certificate management systems. With more than a half billion RSA
 BSAFE-enabled applications in use worldwide, more than eight million RSA
 SecurID authentication users and almost 20 years of industry experience, RSA
 Security has the proven leadership and innovative technology to address the
 changing security needs of e-business and bring trust to the new, online
 economy. RSA Security can be reached at www.rsasecurity.com.
     NOTE:  RSA, BSAFE, Keon, and SecurID are registered trademarks, and The
 Most Trusted Name in e-Security is a trademark of RSA Security Inc. All other
 products and services mentioned are trademarks of their respective companies.
 
 

SOURCE RSA Security Inc.
    BEDFORD, Mass., April 17 /PRNewswire/ -- RSA Security Inc. (Nasdaq:   RSAS)
 announced today that Agorics, Inc., a leading professional services firm
 specializing in secure e-commerce, has licensed RSA BSAFE(R) Crypto-C security
 software. Agorics has added this software and its capabilities to its Cancun
 secure messaging server, which is used to provide secure business-to-business
 (B2B) communications. By adopting RSA Security software, Agorics is able to
 achieve rapid development, while delivering highly secure messaging services
 to its Cancun e-mail and e-commerce users.
     "Agorics is very pleased to be working with RSA Security," said Ann Hardy,
 CEO of Agorics. "It provides us with the quality technology that our customers
 demand right out-of-the-box. In addition, RSA Security also provides us with
 the exceptional organization-wide support services that can only come from an
 industry leader in security."
     "As the number of B2B applications continues to increase, providing
 heightened security is critical to ensuring the privacy of enterprises'
 proprietary information as it travels over the Internet," said Bill McQuaide,
 vice president of product marketing at RSA Security. "Agorics is dedicated to
 addressing this need, and has selected RSA Security as its strategic partner
 to alleviate its customers' concerns about the safety and security of online
 transactions."
     The RSA BSAFE(R) line of security software is embedded in today's most
 successful Internet applications, including Web browsers, wireless devices,
 commerce servers, e-mail systems and virtual private network products. Built
 to provide implementations of standards such as SSL, S/MIME, WTLS, IPSec and
 PKCS, RSA BSAFE products can save developers time and risk in their
 development schedules.
 
     About Agorics, Inc.
     Agorics is a leading professional services firm specializing in contract
 development of commercial products for secure e-commerce. Incorporated in
 1994, Agorics has garnered an impressive array of top-tier clients, including
 Sun Microsystems, Inc., IBM Corporation, Charles Schwab & Co., Inc., Fujitsu
 Limited, and Bank Boston. Agorics has authored ten patents for information
 security.  Based upon its patented intellectual property, Agorics is releasing
 two new products in 2001:  Cancun, a secure messaging server, and Pacific, a
 secure Application Server Platform. Agorics is a privately held corporation
 based in Los Altos, California. Inquiries about Agorics products or services
 can be made to the attention of Ann Hardy, CEO, at 650-941-8224 or
 ann@agorics.com.
 
     About RSA Security Inc.
     RSA Security Inc., the most trusted name in e-Security(TM), helps
 organizations build secure, trusted foundations for e-business through its RSA
 SecurID(R) two-factor authentication, RSA BSAFE encryption and RSA Keon(R)
 digital certificate management systems. With more than a half billion RSA
 BSAFE-enabled applications in use worldwide, more than eight million RSA
 SecurID authentication users and almost 20 years of industry experience, RSA
 Security has the proven leadership and innovative technology to address the
 changing security needs of e-business and bring trust to the new, online
 economy. RSA Security can be reached at www.rsasecurity.com.
     NOTE:  RSA, BSAFE, Keon, and SecurID are registered trademarks, and The
 Most Trusted Name in e-Security is a trademark of RSA Security Inc. All other
 products and services mentioned are trademarks of their respective companies.
 
 SOURCE  RSA Security Inc.