Sourcefire Honored as a 2012 Top Workplace by The Baltimore Sun

Tue Dec 4, 2012 9:00am EST

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  COLUMBIA, MD, Dec 04 (Marketwire) -- 
Sourcefire, Inc. (NASDAQ: FIRE), a leader in intelligent cybersecurity
solutions, today announced that it has been selected as one of The
Baltimore Sun Top Workplaces, ranking as the No. 1 publicly traded
mid-sized company and number three overall in the mid-sized company
category. The Baltimore Sun evaluated more than 1,100 organizations in
compiling this year's list.

    "This recognition is a testament to all of our employees who, with our
leadership team, work together to create a culture of focus, integrity,
respect and excellence," said Leslie Pendergrast, Chief People Officer,
Sourcefire. "At Sourcefire we understand that our employees are essential
to our success and are dedicated to creating a workplace that fosters
innovation and collaboration, while also encouraging personal
development, advancement and family balance."

    The Top Workplaces are determined based solely on employee feedback. The
survey is conducted by WorkplaceDynamics, LLP, a leading research firm on
organizational health and employee engagement. WorkplaceDynamics conducts
regional Top Workplaces programs with more than 30 major publishing
partners and recognizes a National list of Top Workplaces. 

    Sourcefire values employee development and is working to provide clear
roadmaps for growth and advancement, which instills a strong sense of
empowerment and job satisfaction. In a recent survey employees stated
that they are confident they will be performing a valuable role at the
company a year from now and that their supervisors take an active role in
their development. There was also a strong sense of dedication and pride
in the organization's success. Employees also emphasized confidence in
the leadership team's ability to operate a successful organization over
the next three years and stated that management acts with integrity,
setting high standards for others to follow. Sourcefire has grown
significantly since its founding in 2001 and now serves clients in more
than 180 countries, with 322 of its almost 600 employees based in the
Baltimore area.

    The Baltimore Sun published the complete list of Top Workplaces on
Sunday, December 2nd. For more information about the Top Workplaces lists
and WorkplaceDynamics, please visit and

    About Sourcefire
 Sourcefire, Inc. (NASDAQ: FIRE), a world leader in
intelligent cybersecurity solutions, is transforming the way global
large- to mid-size organizations and government agencies manage and
minimize network security risks. With solutions from a next-generation
network security platform to advanced malware protection, Sourcefire
provides customers with Agile Security(R) that is as dynamic as the real
world it protects and the attackers against which it defends. Trusted for
more than 10 years, Sourcefire has been consistently recognized for its
innovation and industry leadership with numerous patents, world-class
research, and award-winning technology. Today, the name Sourcefire has
grown synonymous with innovation, security intelligence and agile
end-to-end security protection. For more information about Sourcefire,
please visit

    Sourcefire, the Sourcefire logo, Snort, the Snort and Pig logo, Agile
Security and the Agile Security logo, ClamAV, FireAMP, FirePOWER,
FireSIGHT and certain other trademarks and logos are trademarks or
registered trademarks of Sourcefire, Inc. in the United States and other
countries. Other company, product and service names may be trademarks or
service marks of others.


Media Contact: 
Jennifer Leggio 
Sourcefire, Inc. 

Investor Contact:
Staci Mortenson
ICR, Inc.

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