SOURCE: IDO Security, Inc.

IDO Security, Inc.

December 22, 2009 08:45 ET

IDO Security Increases Marketing Efforts in UK Following MagShoe™ Approval From British Government

TEL AVIV, ISRAEL--(Marketwire - December 22, 2009) - IDO Security, Inc. (OTCBB: IDOI) (www.idosecurityinc.com), developer of the innovative MagShoe™ "shoes-on" weapons metal detection system, announced today that the they have stepped up sales and marketing activities in the United Kingdom following the approval of the MagShoe™ by the British Government as well as recent inquiries and RFQ.

"The recent inquiries and RFQ are not surprising as the MagShoe™ did receive the approval of the British Department for Transport (DfT) for use in UK Airports. This approval was given following a long process of testing and evaluation conducted by the UK Home Office's PSDB (Police Scientific Development Branch) at its facility and field tests at Gatwick Airport in London," stated Dani Werber, International Marketing Manager for IDO Security Ltd.

Mr. Werber further stated, "Although the approval was given some time ago, it took time to find the right partners for this very professional demanding market and for changes to happen in the UK security market. We are scheduled to demonstrate and run some Pilot Programs in the UK during the coming months and do believe 2010 will see many MagShoe™ installations across the UK."

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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. www.idosecurityinc.com

Forward-Looking Statements:

This press release contains forward-looking statements that involve substantial uncertainties and risks. These forward-looking statements are based upon our current expectations, estimates and projections about our business and our industry, and that reflect our beliefs and assumptions based upon information available to us at the date of this release. We caution readers that forward-looking statements are predictions based upon our current expectations about future events. These forward-looking statements are not guarantees of future performance and are subject to risks, uncertainties and assumptions that are difficult to predict. Our actual results, performance or achievements could differ materially from those expressed as a result of a number of factors, including but not limited to, the sufficiency of existing capital resources, uncertainties related to the development of IDO's business plan, the ability to secure additional sources of financing, general economic conditions, the availability of competing products and the ultimate market acceptance of our products, changes in technology, legislative or regulatory changes that affect us and the risks and uncertainties discussed under the heading "RISK FACTORS" in Item 1A of IDO's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2008, and in our other filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. We undertake no obligation to revise or update any forward-looking statement for any reason.

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