VMS installer gets cash injection to expand into new markets

September 7, 2015 By Emma Procter

US — Eyewitness Surveillance, a US-based provider and installer of video monitoring solutions for auto dealerships and metal recyclers, has received US $15 million in new financing from The PrivateBank. The funding will be used to “build out into new markets, hiring [sales and customer support]

Bosch CES 2015: Security Systems: Demonstration of Z Wave integrated solution for home automation.
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Web baby-monitoring cameras open to hacking and lack basic security, study warns

September 5, 2015 By Emma Procter

UK – Several popular web-connected baby-monitoring cameras lack basic security, researchers have warned. Even the most rudimentary hacking attempts could give hackers access to the devices, US company Rapid7 said. Babies could be watched, but the cameras could also be used as a springboard to attack other home


Singapore tackles cyber crime with cloud-based solution from British firm BAE Systems

By Emma Procter

SINGAPORE – A British cyber security firm has released its much in demand cloud-based protection products to the Singapore market. The products from a unit of BAE Systems aim to defend against cyber threats, with a focus on e-mails. They include e-mail encryption and archiving and

David Mills

David Mills of Forster Profiles Middle East talks the fire glazing and steel profile systems market

September 1, 2015 By Emma Procter

This month’s Specifically Speaking is with David Mills, Head of Forster Profiles Middle East, and a long time supporter of the Safety Design in Buildings (SDiB) campaign. Forster originates from Switzerland and specialises in high quality steel frame profiles for buildings which help keep fire spread and