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Guidance Software Bolsters Security Presence by Signing Key Security Solution Providers

<p class='bwalignc'> <i>Continuing its Expansion into the Security Market, Guidance Software Aggressively Recruits Security Solution Providers</i> </p>

Tuesday, November 30, 2010

Guidance Software Bolsters Security Presence by Signing Key Security Solution Providers08:00 EST Tuesday, November 30, 2010 PASADENA, Calif. (Business Wire) -- Guidance Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: GUID) today announced that eight solution providers with specializations in the data security market have joined its Worldwide Channel Partner Program to deliver Guidance Software's EnCase® Cybersecurity software and related services. “With cyber attacks rapidly growing in both volume and sophistication, security is a top priority for today's enterprise IT professionals. Guidance Software's EnCase Cybersecurity is gaining momentum in the market because it offers a new level of protection for these organizations,” said Allison Ash, vice president of worldwide channel sales at Guidance Software. “Guidance Software is committed to the long-term success of channel partners. We look forward to working with these solutions providers as we continue our expansion into the data security market.” The new channel partners include: Accuvant, Inc., a national security consulting organization based in Denver Business Security Solutions LLC (BSSI), an information technology security integrator located in Houston FDR Forensic Data Recovery, Inc., a provider of digital forensic solutions in Canada FishNet Security, a national information security solutions provider headquartered in Kansas City, Mo. Forsythe, an independent, North American IT infrastructure integrator providing business and technology consulting and technology leasing services, headquartered in Skokie, Ill. Gotham Technology Group, a provider of professional and consulting services based in New York Structured Communication Systems, Inc., a provider of secure infrastructure, storage and systems located in Portland, Ore. Techbiz Forense Digital, a provider of digital forensic solutions, located in Brazil Guidance Software's EnCase Cybersecurity is designed for information security and incident response teams who are tasked with protecting sensitive or confidential information and identifying and responding to network threats. EnCase Cybersecurity uses forensic-grade access and visibility to expose and to remediate threats designed to evade layered security solutions, provides comprehensive incident response capabilities, and identifies and wipes sensitive data at the endpoint remotely, with no disruption to operations. Through its Worldwide Channel Program, Guidance Software's channel partners have access to support, tools and resources that create new business opportunities and deliver new value to our Partners' existing customers. The program benefits are among the many ways Guidance Software demonstrates its dedication to cultivating mutually beneficial relationships with its channel partners. For more information about Guidance Software's worldwide channel program, please visit http://www.guidancesoftware.com/worldwide-channel-program.htm. About Guidance Software, Inc. Guidance Software is recognized worldwide as the industry leader in digital investigative solutions. Its EnCase® platform provides the foundation for government, corporate and law enforcement organizations to conduct thorough, network-enabled, and court-validated computer investigations of any kind, such as responding to eDiscovery requests, conducting internal investigations, responding to regulatory inquiries or performing data and compliance auditing - all while maintaining the integrity of the data. There are more than 30,000 licensed users of the EnCase technology worldwide, the EnCase® Enterprise platform is used by over half of the Fortune 100, and thousands attend Guidance Software's renowned training programs annually. For more information about Guidance Software, visit http://www.guidancesoftware.com. Follow Guidance Software on Twitter at http://twitter.com/encase and on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/guidancesoftware. EnCase® EnScript®, FastBloc®, Guidance Software® and EnCE® are registered trademarks or trademarks owned by Guidance Software in the United States and other jurisdictions and may not be used without prior written permission. All other marks and brands may be claimed as the property of their respective owners. Forward Looking Statements This news release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Investors are cautioned that forward-looking statements in this release involve risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from current expectations. There can be no assurance that demand for the Guidance Software's products will continue at current or greater levels, or that the Company will continue to grow revenues, or be profitable. There are also risks that the Guidance Software's pursuit of providing network security and eDiscovery technology might not be successful, or that if successful, it will not materially enhance the Guidance Software's financial performance; that the Company could fail to retain key employees; that changes in customer requirements and other general economic and political uncertainties could impact the Guidance Software's relationship with its customers; and that delays in product development, competitive pressures or technical difficulties could impact timely delivery of next-generation products; and other risks and uncertainties that are described from time to time in Guidance Software's periodic reports and registration statements filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The Company specifically disclaims any responsibility for updating these forward-looking statements. GUID-F Guidance SoftwareCas Purdy, 626-768-4666cas.purdy@guidancesoftware.com