SureView Systems partners with Tyco Security Products

August 22, 2017 By Emma Procter

U.S. – SureView Systems, a global provider of central station and command center monitoring solutions, has partnered with Tyco Security Products to deploy Tyco’s Sur-Gard (SG)-System 5 with their Immix platforms. The combined solution will provide video verification capabilities as part of a single platform. The

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Guest blog: Don’t turn out the lights on dark web marketplaces

By Emma Procter

Alastair Paterson, CEO and Co-Founder of Digital Shadows talks about the future of dark web market places. WE’VE ALL HEARD the phrase: “When one door closes, a window opens.” You can bet that as you’re reading this, those engaged in cyber crime on the dark web


Milestone launches new instructor led Solution Design course

By Emma Procter

UAE – Milestone Systems, the globally leading company in open platform IP video management software (VMS), has launched a new, instructor led, Solution Design training course for security professionals who have the direct responsibility to design complex Milestone surveillance systems. The course is also well suited

SANS survey names top threats to industrial control systems

August 16, 2017 By Emma Procter

UAE – SANS Institute’s annual survey of industrial control systems (ICS) has revealed that the introduction of unprotected devices into sensitive ICS networks and ransomware are now among the top threats that organizations face in securing critical infrastructure. In addition, 69% of respondents stated that the

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Hormann tackles safety at loading points with Wheelblocker

By Emma Procter

UAE – Hormann has launched Wheelblocker – a new piece of safety equipment that locks lorries into the loading bay, designed to prevent workplace transport injuries that usually happen during the unloading and loading process. The manually-operated system locks lorries and trailers into place. The wheel-blocking


Two-way talk finally added to Canary security cameras

By Emma Procter

U.S. – TechCrunch.com reports that high profile security startup Canary is bringing a handful of new features to its camera products, the all-in-one and Flex. Most notable here is the addition of two-way audio, which has been noticeably absent from the company’s products and ranks as


Genetec riding high across VMS, Access Control, and ALPR

By Emma Procter

UAE – Genetec has emerged as the only security and public safety solutions developer to hold a place in the top 10 global rankings for video management software (VMS), access control software, and automatic license plate recognition (ALPR) software, according to recently published market research reports by IHS


As hacking breaches rise, BeyondTrust lists the best practices for privileged access management

By Emma Procter

According to the 2017 Verizon Data Breach Investigation Report (DBIR), a whopping 81% of hacking-related breaches leveraged either stolen and/or weak passwords. One way for organizations to avoid such attacks is by deploying a robust Privileged Access Management (PAM) solution. Here, John Hathaway, Regional Sales Director, Middle