SOURCE: IDO Security, Inc.

IDO Security, Inc.

September 21, 2009 08:45 ET

IDO Security Demonstrates MagShoe™ for a Delegation of U.S. and Canadian Airport Executives

TEL AVIV, ISRAEL--(Marketwire - September 21, 2009) - IDO Security, Inc. (OTCBB: IDOI) (, developer of the innovative MagShoe™ "shoes-on" weapons metal detection system, announced today that the company has demonstrated the MagShoe™ to a delegation of U.S. and Canadian airport executives.

IDO Security gave a live, on site demonstration to the delegates last week at the Ben Gurion International Airport. The delegation was comprised of six U.S. and Canadian airport executives who were visiting as guests of the Israel Export and International Cooperation Institute and Ministry of Foreign Affairs in order to examine Israeli airport security.

According to one Export Institute Official, the delegation included executives from airports in Canada, Ohio, and Alabama, as well as the Under Secretary of Homeland Security for Science and Technology and the Vice President of the Airports Council International - North America.

Export Institute Director, General Avi Hefetz, told the Israeli Newspaper Globes that the U.S. Government's security budget for 2010 is more than $55 billion, including $7.7 billion for transportation security. The General also estimated the potential share of this market for Israeli companies at close to $300 million.

"We were extremely pleased to have had the opportunity to showcase the MagShoe™ on site and under normal operating conditions in such a prestigious venue as Ben Gurion International Airport," stated IDO Security's International Sales and Marketing Manager, Dani Werber.

Mr. Werber further commented, "It is our hope that this demonstration will lead to future business with those that had the opportunity to see the MagShoe™ in action."

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About IDO Security

Headquartered in New York with a subsidiary in Israel, IDO Security designs, develops and markets the patented, UL-certified MagShoe™ weapons metal detection system. MagShoe™ fills a critical void in today's metal detectors by extending screening to the lower body and feet. MagShoe's™ unique "shoes-on" design maximizes security, thoroughness and accuracy while eliminating the need to remove shoes for increased convenience and safety. Ideal for security and loss prevention at virtually any facility, MagShoe™ is currently in use at international airports, cruise lines, government agencies, prisons and more.

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