RSA Security Provides Key Security Component for CrossWorlds' Business Integration Solution

CrossWorlds Integrates RSA BSAFE(R) Encryption Software to Help Ensure

Security, Speed Development



Apr 04, 2001, 01:00 ET from RSA Security Inc.

    BEDFORD, Mass., April 4 /PRNewswire/ -- RSA Security Inc. (Nasdaq: RSAS)
 announced today that CrossWorlds(R) Software, Inc. (Nasdaq: CWLD), a leading
 business integration provider, has incorporated RSA BSAFE(R) SSL-J software
 into its business integration solution. By leveraging RSA Security's Java
 toolkits, CrossWorlds has added security and authentication features to its
 platform, which is designed for business process integration and automation
 within the enterprise and across the Internet.
     "CrossWorlds is committed to delivering enterprise-class integration
 solutions, and when partnering, we look for companies that share our
 dedication to quality and robustness," said Rachel Helm, vice president of
 product strategy at CrossWorlds Software. "RSA Security clearly is a leading
 provider of security solutions. In addition, RSA BSAFE software has a proven
 track record in the industry, making it an excellent addition to our platform
 solution."
     "CrossWorlds is helping enterprises with end-to-end business process
 integration, and its customers must feel confident that data exchanges across
 the Internet are secure," said Bill McQuaide, vice president of product
 marketing at RSA Security. "We are pleased that CrossWorlds has selected RSA
 Security to meet its important security needs, and expect our relationship to
 continue to grow as this emerging market gains momentum."
     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 CrossWorlds(R) Software, Inc.
     CrossWorlds provides a comprehensive e-business platform for integrating
 internal operations and extending those operations over the Internet. The
 platform enhances competitiveness and reduces information technology costs by
 decreasing long-term maintenance costs and enabling faster business
 application integration than traditional approaches. CrossWorlds' products
 help the Global 2000 and emerging businesses work more efficiently with
 customers and suppliers through unified, end-to-end business processes.
 Recently, Computerworld identified CrossWorlds as one of the "Top 100 Emerging
 Companies to Watch in 2001." The company's customers include industry-leading
 companies such as Applied Materials, Dow Chemical, DuPont, Ingersoll-Rand,
 Nortel Networks, Norwich Union, Sony, Siemens AG, U S WEST and Whirlpool
 Corporation. CrossWorlds is based in Burlingame, Calif. with European
 headquarters in Munich, Germany and additional offices in the United Kingdom
 and France. Additional information can be found at www.crossworlds.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(R) 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.
     This press release contains forward-looking statements relating to the
 anticipated growth of business process integration market. Such statements
 involve a number of risks and uncertainties. Among the important factors that
 could cause actual results to differ materially from those indicated by such
 forward-looking statements are delays in product development, technical
 difficulties, software bugs and errors, competitive pressures, changes in
 customer and market requirements and standards, market acceptance of new
 technologies, technological changes in the computer industry, general economic
 conditions and the risk factors detailed from time to time in RSA Security's
 periodic reports and registration statements filed with the Securities and
 Exchange Commission, including without limitation RSA Security's Annual Report
 on Form 10-K filed on March 15, 2000 and its Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q
 filed on November 13, 2000.
 
 

SOURCE RSA Security Inc.
    BEDFORD, Mass., April 4 /PRNewswire/ -- RSA Security Inc. (Nasdaq: RSAS)
 announced today that CrossWorlds(R) Software, Inc. (Nasdaq: CWLD), a leading
 business integration provider, has incorporated RSA BSAFE(R) SSL-J software
 into its business integration solution. By leveraging RSA Security's Java
 toolkits, CrossWorlds has added security and authentication features to its
 platform, which is designed for business process integration and automation
 within the enterprise and across the Internet.
     "CrossWorlds is committed to delivering enterprise-class integration
 solutions, and when partnering, we look for companies that share our
 dedication to quality and robustness," said Rachel Helm, vice president of
 product strategy at CrossWorlds Software. "RSA Security clearly is a leading
 provider of security solutions. In addition, RSA BSAFE software has a proven
 track record in the industry, making it an excellent addition to our platform
 solution."
     "CrossWorlds is helping enterprises with end-to-end business process
 integration, and its customers must feel confident that data exchanges across
 the Internet are secure," said Bill McQuaide, vice president of product
 marketing at RSA Security. "We are pleased that CrossWorlds has selected RSA
 Security to meet its important security needs, and expect our relationship to
 continue to grow as this emerging market gains momentum."
     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 CrossWorlds(R) Software, Inc.
     CrossWorlds provides a comprehensive e-business platform for integrating
 internal operations and extending those operations over the Internet. The
 platform enhances competitiveness and reduces information technology costs by
 decreasing long-term maintenance costs and enabling faster business
 application integration than traditional approaches. CrossWorlds' products
 help the Global 2000 and emerging businesses work more efficiently with
 customers and suppliers through unified, end-to-end business processes.
 Recently, Computerworld identified CrossWorlds as one of the "Top 100 Emerging
 Companies to Watch in 2001." The company's customers include industry-leading
 companies such as Applied Materials, Dow Chemical, DuPont, Ingersoll-Rand,
 Nortel Networks, Norwich Union, Sony, Siemens AG, U S WEST and Whirlpool
 Corporation. CrossWorlds is based in Burlingame, Calif. with European
 headquarters in Munich, Germany and additional offices in the United Kingdom
 and France. Additional information can be found at www.crossworlds.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(R) 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.
     This press release contains forward-looking statements relating to the
 anticipated growth of business process integration market. Such statements
 involve a number of risks and uncertainties. Among the important factors that
 could cause actual results to differ materially from those indicated by such
 forward-looking statements are delays in product development, technical
 difficulties, software bugs and errors, competitive pressures, changes in
 customer and market requirements and standards, market acceptance of new
 technologies, technological changes in the computer industry, general economic
 conditions and the risk factors detailed from time to time in RSA Security's
 periodic reports and registration statements filed with the Securities and
 Exchange Commission, including without limitation RSA Security's Annual Report
 on Form 10-K filed on March 15, 2000 and its Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q
 filed on November 13, 2000.
 
 SOURCE  RSA Security Inc.