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Interview: Vidsys on its CSIM platform and the UAE’s Hassantuk programme

January 11, 2018 By Imogen Lillywhite

UAE – A Smart and Safe city programme has been launched aimed at reducing the cost of inspecting buildings for more than 150,000 buildings across the UAE. Vidsys, a converged security and information management software (CSIM), provider announced that Injazat Data Systems will employ its CSIM

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Ten years at Intersec for Milestone, new tech to be showcased

By SSN Gulf Staff

DENMARK – Milestone Systems, the open platform company in network video management software (VMS) will celebrate its 10th consecutive year at Intersec (21-23 Jan) in Dubai.  Milestone will be in Saeed Hall 1, Stand H28 to explain more about how intelligent video systems will shape the future and showcase

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What are Meltdown and Spectre? Here’s what you need to know

By SSN Gulf Staff

Guest blog by Jon Masters, Chief ARM architect, Red Hat RECENT PRESS reports talk about a newly discovered form of security threat that involves attackers exploiting common features of modern microprocessors (aka chips) that power our computers, tablets, smartphones, and other gadgets. These attacks, known as “Meltdown”

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SANS Dubai to educate enterprises on mitigating cyber attacks

By Emma Procter

UAE – Loss of sensitive data due to breaches has become a key cyber security concern for businesses. An estimated average of over 10.5 million records are stolen every single day. To help Middle East organizations prepare against inevitable attack, SANS Institute will host a cyber

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Johnson Controls introduces C•CURE Go Install app

By SSN Gulf Staff

UK – Johnson Controls has launched the C•CURE Go Install app for use with the Software House iSTAR Ultra LT. The new app provides a more efficient, convenient means of configuring or updating information on the iSTAR Ultra LT controller without having to physically access the unit.

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Firms to review internal IT security as UAE tech grows rapidly

By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – As IT becomes more prominent in the UAE economy, more and more internal connections between people and systems are created, all of which need to be secured The UAE recently appointment the world’s first minister of artificial intelligence (AI), as the country sets on a path