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UAE based cyber security company finds vulnerabilities in IoT and smart devices

April 18, 2016 By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – While there are certainly advantages to IoT and Smart devices, they are also a very attractive area for hacking and privacy breaches. At a regional security tradeshow, Managed, a UAE based cyber security company recently showcased how vulnerable the IoT systems and Smart consumer


Axis strengthens its perimeter defense solution portfolio with high-security video analytics

April 11, 2016 By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – Axis Communications, the market leader in network video, has announced a solution for large-scale perimeter protection with the introduction of AXIS Perimeter Defender, a high-end video analytics application for intrusion detection for the enterprise market. With this launch, Axis enables its partners to deliver a


Promise Technology tackles recording and storage needs for IP video surveillance in Qatar

April 4, 2016 By SSN Gulf Staff

QATAR – Everywhere you look around Qatar it’s obvious – the country is preparing for something big. Ever since the small and rich country was awarded the 2022 FIFA World Cup, preparations have been underway to build new stadiums, hotels, roads and even a new rail network.

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Cherif Sleiman of Infoblox warns region of Domain Name System (DNS) exposure to hackers

March 20, 2016 By SSN Gulf Staff

Cherif Sleiman, General Manager, Middle East (pictured) at Infoblox looks at the theft of sensitive or regulated data and intellectual property – where DNS is frequently used as a pathway for data exfiltration ………………………………. SEVERAL HIGH profile data breaches have been in the news recently. We read


Blueprint: Predictions of big trends impacting the digital economy, according to Equinix

February 26, 2016 By SSN Gulf Staff

Tony Bishop, vice president Global Enterprise Strategy and Marketing for Equinix, looks at how big tech trends such as IoT will impact the digital economy. FROM THE Internet of Things (IoT) to renewable energy principles, we’ll see our digital economy transforming before our eyes in 2016. Here


Five tips for business travellers to bank securely online as cybercrime soars globally

February 21, 2016 By SSN Gulf Staff

Online banking — by computer or by phone — is now as common a way to access your accounts as stopping at an ATM. But with cyber crime soaring globally regular international business travellers need to be cautious of how, where, and when they log on

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Answers please: Dan Drayton of Paxton Access gives his thoughts and impressions on Intersec Dubai 2016

February 8, 2016 By SSN Gulf Staff

Dan Drayton, Sales Manager EMEA of Paxton Access gives SSN Gulf the lowdown on this year’s Intersec Dubai. How was Intersec 2016 for you? Compared to last year? The 2016 show was a great success for Paxton, we had record numbers of visitors to the stand

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Panasonic shows off next gen products and solutions at Intersec, with 4k fixed camera series leading the way

January 18, 2016 By Emma Procter

UAE – Panasonic Marketing Middle East & Africa, has been demonstrating its smart security solutions which feature the latest in 4K technology at Intersec 2016. At the exhibition Panasonic is showcasing its 4K fixed camera series, rugged mobile cameras, heavy duty tough PTZ, smart coding technology,