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Study Finds One in Four Employees Want Smarter Office Security Now

When it comes to security, businesses have more to worry about today than just IT hacks.

POSTED MAY 24, 2019
Adapting to Emerging Threats: What’s Next for Security Screening Technology?

Increasing threat levels and advancements in technology mean the security landscape is constantly evolving.

POSTED MAY 24, 2019
A Year Later, Has GDPR Raised the Bar on “Reasonable Security”?

How has GDPR changed many security practices since its implementation exactly one year ago? 

POSTED MAY 24, 2019
Texas Passes Grid Protection Bills to Enhance Cybersecurity

Texas passed two grid protection bills -- Senate Bill 475 and Senate Bill 936 -- to boost cybersecurity monitoring and best practices. 

POSTED MAY 23, 2019 1:50 PM
Security for Houses of Worship and Faith-Based Organizations Announced

Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Kevin K. McAleenan announced a new HSAC tasking that is focused on the security and resiliency of houses of worship and faith-based organizations across the country.

POSTED MAY 23, 2019 10:11 AM
Facial Recognition Case Begins in Cardiff, Wales

The first major legal challenge to police use of automated facial recognition surveillance has begun in Cardiff, Wales, according to a news report. 

POSTED MAY 23, 2019 9:47 AM
(ISC)²'s Cybersecurity Certifications are Now Recognized by the IAF

(ISC)² announces that all nine of its cybersecurity certifications are now recognized by the International Accreditation Forum (IAF).

POSTED MAY 22, 2019 11:13 AM
Don’t Overlook LinkedIn as a Corporate Security Risk

Social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, as well as specialized social networks and encrypted messaging apps have come under attack for facilitating violent extremism and serving as violent ideology laboratories

POSTED MAY 22, 2019 10:45 AM
Looming Terrorism Threats as TRIPRA Expires in 2020

The global property terrorism insurance market remains strong with sufficient capacity to respond to today’s predominant terrorist threats, according to the 2019 Terrorism Risk Insurance Report. 

POSTED MAY 22, 2019 10:06 AM
IT Reliability and Security in Investment Firms

Investment firms are among the most security-conscious businesses, for good reason. In a day – or even an hour – of downtime is a disaster.

POSTED MAY 22, 2019 6:00 AM

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Guardian Alarm Becomes Cornerstone Sponsor for BOMA of Metropolitan Detroit

Guardian Alarm, one of the nation’s largest privately held commercial and residential security companies, is now a cornerstone sponsor of the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) of Metropolitan Detroit. 

POSTED MAY 23, 2019 3:12 PM
Sentryo Receives 2019 Europe Customer Value Leadership Award

Based on its recent analysis of the European industrial cyber security market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Sentryo with the 2019 Europe Customer Value Leadership Award for helping companies to secure their OT networks and Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) systems. 

POSTED MAY 23, 2019 2:59 PM
Virginia Beach Becomes the Latest Municipality to Implement ASAP

Virginia Beach, Va. is the latest municipality to implement Automated Secure Alarm Protocol (ASAP), technology that automates communication between alarm monitoring central stations and public safety answering points (PSAPs)/911 centers, resulting in faster, more accurate emergency response.

POSTED MAY 23, 2019 2:37 PM
Resideo Acquires Energy Efficiency Company Whisker Labs

Resideo Technologies Inc. has acquired energy efficiency technology from Whisker Labs and hired the team behind it. The technology creates a thermodynamic model of a home to accurately predict home heating and air conditioning run time and energy use to enable a homeowner to use less energy while maintaining comfort. 

POSTED MAY 22, 2019 3:03 PM
Percepto Raises $15 Million in Funding for Autonomous Drone-in-a-Box

Percepto, a provider of industrial autonomous drone solutions, today announced that it has raised $15 million Series A Round Funding, led by U.S. Venture Partners (USVP), with participation from existing investors NHN, Spider Capital and Emerge.

POSTED MAY 22, 2019 11:24 AM
NSA’s David Hogue Will Keynote Cyber:Secured Forum

This presentation from David Hogue, who serves as senior technical director for the NSA's Cybersecurity Threat Operations Center — a dynamic national-level entity defending against malicious cyber activity through integrated cyber security operations — will share principles on how the NSA is approaching cyber security innovation and how the security industry can partner in the overall mission. 

POSTED MAY 22, 2019 11:11 AM
Submit Your Nomination for the 2019 Women in Biometrics Awards

Prior award winners represent the very best in our industry, and it is time to add the 2019 class to this elite group. Nominees should exemplify one or more of the following contributions to the industry: leadership, participation, innovation and mentoring. 

POSTED MAY 22, 2019 11:00 AM
TrackTik Software CEO Receives Technology Innovation Award

Simon Ferragne, CEO of Montreal-based TrackTik Software Inc., has received The Peter Brojde Award for Canada’s Next Generation Executive Leadership.

POSTED MAY 21, 2019 11:48 AM
Viking Device Verifies Phone Lines

The LC-6 Line concentrator eliminates the monthly charges for a dedicated line to each elevator.

POSTED MAY 21, 2019
Supra Padlock Enables Wireless Access at Remote Sites

The TRAC-Guard padlock is designed for authorized, secure access to virtually any remote site.

POSTED MAY 21, 2019 - Justice

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