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The Internet of Things

Written by Luis Corrons, Technical Director of PandaLabs at Panda Security According to Gartner, the Internet of Things installed base will grow to 26 billion units in 2020. However, other studies suggest even higher figures, up to 50 billion. The fact is that today there are more than two Internet-connected devices for every person in…

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Growing passenger volumes and advanced threats spur global airport security

Effective security technologies and systems are still in demand among airport operators as increasing passenger volumes place new strains on existing infrastructure. The unrelenting threat of terrorism and crime plaguing the global landscape leave airport operators with no choice but to invest in robust security technologies. While the mature European and North American airport security…

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SSAIB first to gain accreditation for investigative services

SSAIB, the UK and Ireland’s leading fire, security and telecare certification body, is celebrating becoming the first certification body to gain UKAS (United Kingdom Accreditation Service) accreditation against British Standard 102000 for Investigative Services. This follows SSAIB’s work on pilot assessments with a number of companies working in this field, which formed part of its…

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Security and Safety Technologies need Global Attention

Anonymous threats and lone wolf attacks, increasing fears on cyber security and concerns over immigration will generate significant debate over foreign policy and how to mitigate the security risk posed by Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant and other terrorist organisations. There will also be an increasing focus on how to manage the global…

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