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Apple fixes login security flaw through update, apologises

December 4, 2017 By SSN Gulf Staff

US – Tech giant Apple has reportedly apologised and rolled out an update to fix a major security flaw in its Mac operating system (OS) that lets anyone log into Mac devices running without a password. “Security is a top priority for every Apple product, and

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Technal Middle East and Siderise launch building façades solutions

November 22, 2017 By Emma Procter

UAE – Building fires are a major hazard to civilians and a cause of death globally with around six million people being seriously injured in fire accidents per annum resulting in over 500,000 deaths. In the GCC region too, where recent spate of fire incidents in high-rises

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Abu Dhabi Digital Transformation Summit sparks key discussions

By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – Advanced Conferences & Meetings recently launched the Abu Dhabi Digital Transformation Summit at the Anantara Eastern Mangroves Hotel & SPA, Abu Dhabi. This event focused on the use of innovative global strategies and solutions to advance government integration, automation and performance. It brought together key

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Former MI5 boss says cyber will change future of intel

November 14, 2017 By SSN Gulf Staff

UK – The cyber-world has created a new era for intelligence services, according to a former director at the British intelligence service MI5 – The National newspaper in Abu Dhabi reports. Dame Stella Rimington, who was speaking at the RSA security conference in Abu Dhabi recently,

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Mifram unveils innovative barriers to prevent vehicle-ramming terror attacks

By SSN Gulf Staff

FRANCE – Mifram Security – a leader in the development and production of defensive solutions including anti-terror, threat protection and fortifications for military, law enforcement and civilian uses – will introduce its innovative line of vehicle barriers for prevention of vehicle-ramming terror attacks at Milipol Paris

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Hikvision to make AI Cloud debut

November 1, 2017 By Emma Procter

CHINA – Hikvision, a leading supplier of innovative video surveillance products and solutions, successfully held an Artificial Intelligence forum in Shenzhen, China on 28 October, one day before the CPSE trade show kicked off (Oct. 29th – Nov. 1st). The forum had the theme of “AI,

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High interest for Milestone Community Days in South Africa

October 23, 2017 By Emma Procter

UAE – More than 250 participants attended two successful Milestone Systems Open Platform of Days (MPOPs) in South Africa recently. The events in Johannesburg and Cape Town brought together some of the most successful networked  video systems integrators, resellers and distributors in the region. Participants exchanged

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Abu Dhabi developing ‘unhackable’ electronic chip

By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – The National newspaper reports that cyber security experts in Abu Dhabi have found a way to create an “unhackable” electronic chip that could potentially be used in phones, cars, and computers. With the evolution of technology and manufacturing process giving way to less safety,