Certification Pursuant to 18 U.S.C. Section 1350, as Adopted Pursuant to Section 906
of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002
In connection with the Quarterly Report of Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (Safeguard) on Form 10-Q for the three months
ended March 31, 2010 as filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on the date hereof (the Report), I, Stephen
T. Zarrilli, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Safeguard, certify, pursuant to 18 U.S.C. Section
1350, as adopted pursuant to Section 906 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002, that:
||The Report fully complies with the requirements of section 13(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of
1934, (15 U.S.C. 78m(a)); and
||The information contained in the Report fairly presents, in all material respects, the financial
condition and results of operations of Safeguard.
SAFEGUARD SCIENTIFICS, INC.
Date: May 10, 2010
/s/ Stephen T. Zarrilli
Stephen T. Zarrilli
Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer