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Security News Desk announces partnership with IFSEC

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Hand Media International, publisher of Security Buyer, is proud to announce our exclusive partnership with IFSEC & FIREX Tech Talks taking place on the 6 October. This partnership strengthens the bond between the renowned Security and Fire event, and our vast international media platform. As lockdown has entered us into a new digital world, IFSEC…

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Meredith Palmer takes on Chief Product Officer role

Meredith Palmer

Gallagher is pleased to announce Meredith Palmer has been appointed Chief Product Officer for Gallagher’s security business. In this role, Palmer will drive the vision, strategy, design, and development roadmap for Gallagher’s security solutions. Palmer joined Gallagher in April 2020 overseeing Gallagher’s new security solution for small businesses. The Chief Product Officer role has now…

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First Amber solutions white paper

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Amber Solutions, creator of modern, hyper-intelligent electrical architecture, today announced the availability of a forward-looking white paper on solid-state electrification, the digital control of electricity and the many groundbreaking market opportunities these breakthroughs create.  The first white paper of its kind is titled The Second Electrical Revolution and is available for immediate download (here). In…

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Redline success for 9th consecutive year

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Redline Assured Security, provider of government-standard training and security solutions, has received continued endorsement as an International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) Aviation Security Training Centre (ASTC). This marks the ninth year that Redline’s training centre, the UK’s ASTC, located at Doncaster Sheffield Airport has been endorsed by ICAO since being officially recognised in 2011. Redline…

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FireEye reveals Ghostwriter’ Influence Campaign


FireEye Mandiant Threat Intelligence released a new report that ties together several information operations we assess with moderate confidence comprise part of a broader influence campaign—ongoing since at least March 2017—aligned with Russian security interests. FireEye Mandiant has named this campaign ‘Ghostwriter’ based on its use of inauthentic personas posing as locals, journalists, and analysts…

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Automatic Systems announces three new hires


Especially during these times when companies are cutting or freezing jobs, Automatic Systems is pleased to announce several new hires. Nate Lynn joins Automatic Systems as Regional Sales Manager for the Southeast and New England territories; Philip Venero is coming aboard as a U.S. Field Technician for the Southern and Western U.S., and Costas Konstantopoulos…

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DASA seeks novel tech to counter homemade bombs


The Defence and Security Accelerator (DASA) is launching a competition to rapidly develop novel technology and techniques to boost the UK’s life-saving counter homemade bomb capability. Invisible Shield: Countering IEDs by novel technology and techniques seeks innovative proposals to thwart adversaries, terrorists and criminals from using everyday communications items such as radios or mobile phones…

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ASIS Europe 2020 postponed due to Covid-19

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ASIS International deeply regrets to announce that after careful evaluation of the impact of COVID-19 on the ASIS Europe 2020 event over the last week, the decision has been taken to postpone the event. As the COVID-19 outbreak continues to spread, companies around the world have imposed restrictions on business travel and/or event attendance. This…

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BAE Systems secures US Navy contract

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BAE Systems Inc. have been awarded a five-year US$188.2m contract to provide the US Navy’s AEGIS Technical Representative (AEGIS TECHREP) organisation with critical large-scale system engineering, integration and testing expertise for the AEGIS Weapons and Combat Systems aboard US Navy surface combatant ships. Mark Keeler, vice president and general manager of BAE Systems’ Integrated Defense…

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