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Fortify Software Recognized as Application Security Innovator by SD Times for Third Straight Year

PALO ALTO, Calif., June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Fortify Software Inc., the market-leading provider of security products that help companies identify, manage and remediate software vulnerabilities to mitigate risks in enterprise security, was named to the fifth annual SD Times 100 list as a thought leader in security, marking the third consecutive year the company has received this recognition. Fortify's Java Open Review (JOR) project was cited by the publication as an example of the company's role as one of the primary catalysts in the industry movement to make security integral to creation and implementation of software.

PALO ALTO, Calif., June 1 /PRNewswire/ — Fortify Software Inc., the market-leading provider of security products that help companies identify, manage and remediate software vulnerabilities to mitigate risks in enterprise security, was named to the fifth annual SD Times 100 list as a thought leader in security, marking the third consecutive year the company has received this recognition. Fortify's Java Open Review (JOR) project was cited by the publication as an example of the company's role as one of the primary catalysts in the industry movement to make security integral to creation and implementation of software.

"Fortify Software continues its groundbreaking role in the application security market with a growing list of products and offerings that help the developer community eliminate security vulnerabilities at the source," said John M. Jack, Fortify's CEO. "This award is a testament to that commitment, and we are proud to be a part of this prestigious list of innovators."

Launched last December, JOR invites the open source software community to submit Java software projects for a free quality and security review using the company's award-winning source code analyzer, Fortify SCA, and FindBugs, a software program that uses static analysis to pinpoint security bugs in Java coding.

The SD Times 100 is an annual listing of companies, organizations and individuals that serve as thought leaders for software development managers and developers.

"The winners of this year's SD Times 100 awards have demonstrated leadership in shaping the software development industry," said David Rubinstein, the publication's editor in chief. "We took into account each nominee's products and services, its reputation among development managers, and the new ideas it brought out. These select individuals and organizations are the ones we've identified as helping to move the art of development forward."

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About Fortify Software, Inc.

Fortify(R) Software products protect companies from the threats posed by security flaws in business-critical software applications. Its software security products-Fortify SCA, Fortify Manager, Fortify Tracer and Fortify Defender-drive down costs and security risks by automating key processes of developing and deploying secure applications. Fortify Software's customers include government agencies and FORTUNE 500 companies in a wide variety of industries, such as financial services, healthcare, e-commerce, telecommunications, publishing, insurance, systems integration and information management. The company is backed by world-class teams of software security experts and partners. More information is available at http://www.fortifysoftware.com.

SOURCE Fortify Software, Inc.

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