EU’s first cyber sanctions

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The EU singled out perpetrators that attacked British hospitals, Ukranian infrastructure, and the Pyeongchang Olympics. The European Union, for the first time in its history, has levied sanctions in response to cyber attacks, naming six individuals and three groups associated with some of the biggest hits in recent years. EU officials imposed restrictions on North…

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Traka Integrates with Honeywell

Integration Command

Traka integrates with Honeywell Enterprise Platform to extend access control functionality from one central platform Traka, part of ASSA ABLOY Global Solutions, announces the integration of its key and equipment management solutions with the Honeywell Enterprise Buildings Integration (EBI) R600 building management system, extending its reach to help secure, manage and audit physical keys and…

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Hikvision Xi’an Intelligent Traffic Management case study

Xi 'an bell tower at sunset

Traffic continues to grow in every major city. But how do you beat congestion in these restricted urban spaces? In China’s ancient-walled city of Xi’an, they’re adopting an intelligent traffic management system based on Hikvision technology – and boosting traffic flow while reducing journey time. The Chinese city of Xi’an, known as Chang’an in ancient…

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Back to business with lower risk

As businesses in many countries around the world reopen and resume operations, people are getting back to work and back to their daily routines. And with today’s technologies being applied in practical ways that help in the real world, keeping people safe, healthy, and protected is becoming easier than ever. Using a non-contact temperature-screening solution…

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German Police and citizen privacy


German law has been deemed German police inadequate at protecting the constitutional right of German citizens to privacy with data. The federal Constitutional Court in Karlsruhe ruled that the extent to which the German police can access people’s internet and cell phone data was unconstitutional and that the country’s privacy laws need to be revised. Currently, German…

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Twitter reveals true extent of hack

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Twitter has revealed the true extent of this week’s large-scale cyber-attack that saw the accounts of multiple celebrities compromised.  The social media giant said a total of 130 accounts were targeted as part of a major cybersecurity incident that took place two days ago. Following the attack, what appeared to be a Bitcoin scam was tweeted from the hijacked…

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Covert ‘No glow’ long range infrared technology

Covert ‘No glow’ long range infrared technology from 360 Vision – the industry’s best kept secret 360 Vision Technology, the UK manufacturer of rugged PTZ and thermal imaging cameras, is experiencing a marked increase in customer requirements for its industry leading, ‘No glow’ long range infrared technology. “In recent months we have been approached by…

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Safetyflex secures Norway contract

Safetyflex, British designer and manufacturer of anti-terrorist bollards based in Coventry has won a contract for a major government project to protect key infrastructure in Norway from vehicle attacks. Safetyflex Barriers has secured a deal for its innovative Truckstopper bollards to be installed at various locations to help secure the public and buildings from potential…

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Non-contact alternative to push-button switches

Robust radar technology addresses the increased demand for contactless, non-contact, control options in everyday life, particularly for button switches InnoSenT GmbH introduces a new product for automation applications: the company has developed the IMD-3000 radar system as a reliable and modern alternative to push-button switches. The new product enables ticket machines, doors, dispensers, lights, and…

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Fintech Galaxy launches open innovation platform FinX22

Fintech Galaxy launches open innovation platform FinX22, fostering financial inclusion and facilitating collaboration in the ecosystem Fintech Galaxy, the UAE-based cross-border fintech marketplace and innovation crowdsourcing platform, announced that it has launched FinX22, its cloud-based open Innovation platform that aims at driving collaboration, fueling innovation, and facilitating integration between financial institutions and fintech companies. The…

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