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Carphone Warehouse hack via an IP security device?

Carphone Warehouse hack via an IP security device?

Carphone Warehouse hack via an IP security device? Have you started the move to IP security systems? If so you may want to read this article. The UK Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) says it’s investigating a recent breach at UK and Ireland phone retailer Carphone Warehouse. It is believed 
that this breach may have exposed

Assa Abloy Security Solutions exhibits at MLA Expo

Assa Abloy Security Solutions exhibits at MLA Expo

Assa Abloy Security Solutions exhibits at MLA Expo From new and innovative locking solutions, to a heritage borne out of the heart of the British locking industry, ASSA ABLOY Security Solutions, a UK division of ASSA ABLOY, the global leader in door opening solutions, has much to showcase at this year’s MLA Exhibition. ASSA ABLOY

Purpose-Built Drone Test Flight Centre gets DeTect HARRIER

Purpose-Built Drone Test Flight Centre gets DeTect HARRIER

DeTect HARRIER™ Air Surveillance Radar Installed at Europe’s First Purpose-Built Drone Test Flight Centre HARRIER system provides real-time airspace monitoring and intrusion alerting for unmanned aircraft and drone operations. DeTect, INC. (www.detect-inc.com) announced that its HARRIER S200d Air Surveillance Radar (ASR) has been installed at the Air Traffic Laboratory for Advanced Systems (ATLAS) in Villacarillo, Spain to provide detection and tracking of

QinetiQ working with the Transportation Security Administration

QinetiQ working with the Transportation Security Administration

Visitors to this year’s DSEI will be the first to see the latest incarnation of QinetiQ’s SPO security threat detection system, currently in development with the USA’s Transportation Security Administration (TSA). Under a $2.86m contract awarded last year, QinetiQ is working with the TSA to develop SPO-NX; the next generation of Passive Millimetre Wave (PMMW)

The Internet of Things and Physical Security

The Internet of Things and Physical Security

The Internet of Things and Physical Security Written by Per Björkdahl, ONVIF Steering Committee Chair The Internet of Things (IoT) is a hot topic, even though there is healthy debate on what it exactly is. Discussions on IoT are often about how it might affect future technologies, product development and sales. Others say that an

Turkish Warning

Turkish Warning

Turkish Warning ISIS have published what they describe as a “final warning to Turkey” in a video online.  A Turkish jihadist from Bursa delivered the video message. ISIS had carefully chosen him as Bursa is the old capital of the Ottoman Empire and is a conservative support base for the ruling AKP party. Immediately following

Standards development – leading the way

Standards development – leading the way

Standards development – leading the way Over the past twelve months, there have been a number of changes take place affecting the UK’s private security industry, from the impact of a new Government and changing legislation to developments in standards and best practice. James Kelly, Chief Executive of the British Security Industry Association – the

IDIS and Videnda sign distribution agreement

IDIS and Videnda sign distribution agreement

IDIS and Videnda sign distribution agreement The IDIS total solution extends the Irish distributor’s line to encompass high-performance IP and analogue surveillance and enterprise-level video management software. IDIS, the Korean headquartered surveillance powerhouse, and Videnda, have signed a strategic partnership that sees the specialist trade-only distributor of communications and surveillance solutions offering the full IDIS

360 Vision Technology and Meyertech partnership

360 Vision Technology and Meyertech partnership

360 Vision Technology and Meyertech partnership delivers effective ONVIF compliant systems integration. Promoting the company’s ethos of establishing close technical working partnerships, CCTV design and manufacturing company 360 Vision Technology, in conjunction with systems control company Meyertech, have developed fast & easy set-up, and deep control for 360 Vision’s range of ONVIF compliant cameras. Right