Build-A-Bear Workshop Selects Breach Security's Web App Security Solution

WebDefend to protect the retailer's online presence

April 23, 2009

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SAN FRANCISCO --(Business Wire)-- Apr 21, 2009 From the RSA Conference, Breach Security, Inc., the leader in web application integrity, security and PCI compliance, today announced that Build-A-Bear Workshop' has selected Breach's WebDefend solution to protect the company's online presence. Build-A-Bear Workshop is the only global company that offers an interactive "make your own stuffed animal" retail-entertainment experience. The company has also enhanced the interactive experience with the launch of, the company's virtual world.

"Build-A-Bear Workshop is one of a growing number of clients committed not only to securing their web applications, but to providing an enhanced online customer experience. By understanding application elements relating to security vulnerabilities, broken links, and missing images, clients use the information from WebDefend to provide a better online experience for their customers," said Sanjay Mehta, senior vice president for Breach Security.

About Build-A-Bear Workshop

Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. is the leading and only global company that offers an interactive make-your-own stuffed animal retail-entertainment experience. Founded in 1997, the Company and its franchisees currently operate more than 400 Build-A-Bear Workshop' stores worldwide. In 2007, the interactive experience was enhanced - all the way to CyBEAR space - with the launch of', the company's virtual world stuffed with fun. The company was named to the 2009 FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For' list. Build-A-Bear Workshop (NYSE:BBW) posted total revenue of $468 million in fiscal 2008. For more information, call 888.560.BEAR (2327) or visit the company's award-winning Web site at

About Breach Security

Breach Security, Inc. is the leading provider of real-time, continuous web application integrity, security and compliance that protects sensitive web-based information. Breach Security's products protect web applications from hacking attacks and data leakage, and ensure applications operate as intended. The company's products are trusted by thousands of organizations around the world, including leaders in finance, healthcare, ecommerce, travel and government. For more information, please visit

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