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Guidance Software EnCase® Wins 2014 SC Awards Europe for Best Computer Forensics Solution

May 7, 2014

PASADENA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Guidance Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:GUID), the World Leader in Digital Investigations™, announced that its EnCase® software was named Best Computer Forensics Solution at the 2014 SC Awards Europe Awards. The award was announced on April 29, 2014, at the SC Magazine awards gala during the InfoSecurity Europe conference in London. This matched its performance in the United States, as EnCase was also named the SC Magazine 2014 Reader Trust Award winner in the computer forensic tool category during the RSA® Conference in San Francisco in February.

EnCase was selected by expert judges drawn from the senior ranks of the information security profession for their experience and impartiality. The judges represent major European and global brands including investment and retail banks, retail groups, airlines, insurance groups, and food groups as well as prestigious government departments.

"Guidance Software is committed to continuously innovate and produce best-of-breed digital investigations products that address the needs of organizations throughout the world,” said Victor Limongelli, president and chief executive officer of Guidance Software. “This prestigious award confirms our dedication to effectively serving our European customers.”

In addition to taking top honors at the 2014 SC Awards Europe Awards ceremony, EnCase also received a five-star rating in the SC Magazine product review last week. The independent reviewer stated, “EnCase has been around a long time and, by most accounts, created the definition of how a computer forensic product should look.” Furthermore, “It has a lot of innovation and is continuing that tradition.”

Guidance Software's EnCase is a powerful, judicially vetted platform that provides the foundation for corporations, government agencies and law enforcement to conduct thorough and effective digital investigations of any kind, including intellectual property theft, incident response, compliance auditing and responding to e-discovery requests ? all while maintaining the forensic integrity of the data. EnCase allows customers to conduct more complete investigations than its competitors with an additional integration with a cloud-based e-discovery platform, as well as security information and event managers (SIEM) for automated incident response.

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About Guidance Software, Inc.

Guidance Software is recognized worldwide as the industry leader in endpoint investigation solutions for security incident response and forensic analysis. Its EnCase® Enterprise platform, deployed on an estimated 20 million endpoints, is used by more than 65 percent of the Fortune 100 and more than 40 percent of the Fortune 500, and numerous government agencies, to conduct digital investigations of servers, laptops, desktops and mobile devices. Built on the EnCase Enterprise platform are market-leading cyber security and electronic discovery solutions, EnCase® Cybersecurity, EnCase® Analytics, and EnCase® eDiscovery. They empower organizations to conduct speedy and thorough security incident response, reveal previously hidden advanced persistent threats or malicious insider activity, perform sensitive data discovery for compliance purposes, and respond to litigation discovery requests. For more information about Guidance Software, visit

EnCase®, EnScript®, FastBloc®, EnCE®, EnCEP®, Guidance Software™ and Tableau™ 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 trademarks and copyrights referenced in this press release are the property of their respective owners.


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