Cryptography Research Named One of the "Best Places to Work" in the Bay Area by San Francisco Business Times

SAN FRANCISCO, CA — April 28, 2010 — Cryptography Research, Inc. today was named one of the "Best Places to Work" in the Bay Area by the San Francisco Business Times. The annual award recognizes companies that provide employees with a positive workplace experience and is based on employee evaluations of their work environment, compensation and company management. Cryptography Research is ranked number 11 in the "Smaller Company" category.

Employees were surveyed at 354 companies in 12 counties in and around the Bay Area. Each company's score was based on its employees' responses to 37 multiple choice questions. These questions measured employee satisfaction across the following categories: team effectiveness, alignment of goals, trust with coworkers, individual contribution, manager effectiveness, trust in senior leaders, feeling valued, work engagement and people practices.

The entire list of the 2010 Best Places to Work in the Bay Area will appear in a special section of the April 30 edition of the San Francisco Business Times. The section will also appear in the Silicon Valley/San Jose Business Journal.