Iris ID demonstrates mobile biometric enrollment and identification

September 11, 2017 By SSN Gulf Staff

US – Iris ID, a leading provider of iris biometric technology, has announced two lightweight handheld mobile devices integrated with the OPAL (opal-eye) iris recognition camera module providing fast and accurate multi-modal enrollment and identification capabilities for field use by border control, customs, immigration, law enforcement

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CNL Software and Promise Technology collaborate

By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – CNL Software, a leading pure play Physical Security Information Management (PSIM) provider, has entered a technology collaboration with a key developer of open storage platforms for video surveillance, Promise Technology. The partnership will enable CNL Software to provide an IPSecurityCenter PSIM platform in which

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DarkMatter is selected by EastNets as cyber security partner

By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – Cyber firm DarkMatter has been selected by EastNets, a leading provider of innovative global compliance, risk and payments solutions, to help boosting the company’s cyber resilience and offer additional protection to its digital assets and that of its clients. EastNets operates as a certified


DMCA event to highlight Dubai’s maritime sector, including security

By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – The Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA) will shed light on its comprehensive initiatives promoting maritime safety, secure navigation, and operational efficiency of Dubai’s maritime sector at this year’s Port Development Mena Conference in Dubai, UAE. The event will take place between 26-28 September and


AESG on streamlining data centre operations with commissioning

By SSN Gulf Staff

Gary Williams, Director of Commissioning at AESG discusses why fundamental systems in a DC including power, cooling, fire suppression, security, and management need to be properly commissioned and tested and the benefits this exercise brings. APPLICATIONS AND data are the lifeblood of business today and modern

UAE donates 15 vehicles to Security Department in Lahij Governorate, Yemen

September 5, 2017 By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – The UAE has donated 15 vehicles to the Security Department of Lahij Governorate to improve the local security situation, as part of its efforts to promote security and stability in the various governorates of Yemen. Brigadier Saleh Al Sayed, Director-General of the Lahij Security


CCTV plan for UK Parliament halted for being ‘unsightly’

By SSN Gulf Staff

UK – CCTV is to be installed for the first time in the Palace of Westminster’s internal corridors and Westminster Hall in London – but the move to address security fears is being held up because of “heritage” concerns. The Telegraph said that the Commons and Lords Speakers

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When Androids attack: Protecting against WireX Botnet DDoS threats

By SSN Gulf Staff

Mohammed Al-Moneer, Regional Director, MENA at A10 Networks assesses a new mobile threat involving apps… IT APPEARS Mirai may have some competition. And its name is WireX. Google recently removed roughly 300 apps from its Play Store after researchers found that the apps in question were secretly