Into the cloud – Morey Haber


Into the cloud with Morey Haber, Chief Security Officer at BeyondTrust  What does ‘security’ mean to you?  Security is the identification and mitigation of risks that could disrupt expected operations of a resource and the data contained within.  What made you want to work in the industry?  My role in cyber security was accidental. I made the decision to expand my horizons from…

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Product spotlight – Intelligent Communication by Zenitel


Critical communications specialist, Zenitel, identifies the importance of audio in a security solution, highlighting new product integration  The ability to communicate clearly is important to just about any situation. But many settings pose challenges to clear communication, ranging from loud background noise to the environmentally demanding conditions of industrial and offshore locations. Zenitel’s Intelligent Communication platforms, such as ICX-AlphaCom or IC-EDGE,…

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Product spotlight – WinGuard from Advancis


Operators are supported by dynamic workflows (SOPs) to manager both alarms and daily routines with the open PSIM platform For more than 25 years WinGuard has been one of the market-leading PSIm platforms for the unified control of technical sub-systems. The operator works with only one user interface providing them with content such as maps…

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IDIS Solution Suite V3.5 delivers increased visual awareness


IDS has released IDIS Solution Suite (ISS) version 3.5. New features and service modules are designed around increased situational awareness, efficient response coordination, and sped up investigations. A new Real-Time Transport Protocol (RTP) service enables seamless and stable video and voice relay to third-party devices and software without an SDK or API, increasing system flexibility…

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Big Interview – Grant Lecky


Grant Lecky, Co-Founder, Security Partners’ Forum, discusses advancing diversity, inclusivity and convergence in the security industry Security News Desk catches up exclusively with Grant Lecky, Co-Founder of the Security Partners’ Forum and all-round global security visionary to find out more about the initiatives that he is involved in, as well as understanding the opportunity for…

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Public safety – the 20-year anniversary of the 9/11 attacks


After reaching the 20-year anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, and draw ever closer to the 20-year anniversary of the London bombings, the public is more anxious than before of terrorism People all around the world gathered around their television screens, watching the moment two planes crashed into the World Trade Centre in the US. A day that…

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Cryptocurrency related cyberattacks grow 192%


As the price of bitcoin surged in the recent months, so too have the volume and sophistication of cyberattacks relating to the popular cryptocurrency. This is according to new research by Barracuda Networks, Inc., a leading provider of cloud-enabled security solutions, which found that impersonation attacks relating to cryptocurrencies grew 192% between October 2020 and…

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Digitising the NHS


Security News Desk UK explores why digitising the NHS and protecting our medical information and data is of top importance, especially post Covid-19   The NHS has been trying to accelerate their digital journey for many years, and go paperless. It was supposed to happen in 2018, but first it was pushed back to 2020 and…

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The UK’s cyber vulnerabilities

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Government outlines the UK’s strategic cyber security policies for the coming 12 months, with critical national infrastructure a clear priority  National Infrastructure are those facilities, systems, sites, information, people, networks and processes, necessary for a country to function and upon which daily life depends.  It also includes some functions, sites and organisations which are not…

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Ask the Expert: Detecting the benefits of radar


Dr. Eva Maria Buchkremer, Head of Product Management, InnoSenT talks exclusively to Security Buyer about the ins and outs of radar technology Since product management was established at InnoSenT in 2018, Dr. Eva Maria Buchkremer has an important role within the company. She is the contact person for innovation projects in the field of industrial…

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