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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


UAE employees among the global worst for mobile security, says report

August 31, 2015 By Emma Procter

UAE – According to a new report by Aruba Networks, employees in the UAE have some of the worst mobile security habits in the world. The report looked at more than 11,000 employees in 23 countries and found that established Western markets display by far the world’s


Perimeter Security Market to Grow at a CAGR of 7.6 per cent to 2020

August 10, 2015 By Emma Procter

US – The perimeter security market size to grow from US $14,010.3 million in 2015 to $20,250.6 million by 2020, at an estimated Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 7.6 per cent from 2015 to 2020, according to market researcher firm Also, the critical infrastructure

Cyber Attacks Ahead

Survey shows cyber breaches still massive concern for Fortune 500 companies

By Emma Procter

US – According to a recent 2015 Fortune 500 CEO survey, 66 per cent of respondents believe cyber security is one of the greatest threats for their business, These days, an increasing amount of sensitive data migrates to the Cloud and gets accessed remotely, which directly increases the

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CCTV market set for big growth according to RNCOS, with Asia in driving seat and IP taking over

July 26, 2015 By Emma Procter

INDIA — According to a report by consulting firm RNCOS, the CCTV market is set for real growth with a 7.5 per cent CAGR expected in North America, and a 12.2 per cent CAGR globally, from 2014 to 2020. RNCOS expects the North American CCTV market


Global Access Control systems market predicted to shoot to a whopping US $31.2 billion by 2019

July 11, 2015 By Emma Procter

IRELAND – The global market for electronic access control (EAC) systems in value term grew from US $10.1 billion in 2009 to $15.4 billion in 2013, and is expected to grow to $31.2 billion in 2019 growing at a CAGR of 12.6%, according to a recent report by Research


Indian PM calls on IT community to serve world and ‘bring peace’ with credible cyber security

July 3, 2015 By Emma Procter

INDIA – Describing cyber-related risks as a global threat, the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has called upon the country’s IT community to serve the entire world by building credible cyber-security systems. “I dream of a digital India where high-speed digital highways unite the nation. 1.2 billion


Global market for civilian aerial drones will be worth more than US $2 billion by 2023

By Emma Procter

UAE – The UAE government has launched a ‘Drones for Good Award’ which it says is “dedicated to transforming the innovative technologies behind civilian drones into practical, realisable solutions for improving people’s lives today.” Consumer and commercial drones have surged in numbers, with estimates by BI Intelligence