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12th May 2021 Issue no. 557
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A recent report which has found that the overall proportion of businesses targeted by cyber criminals in the past year has increased to 43 percent up from 38 percent has laid bare the double whammy impact of the Covid pandemic. This is according to ProLion, active ransomware and data protection solution for ONTAP storage.
The report the Hiscox Cyber Readiness report 2021 (see link below) surveyed over 6,000 companies across the US, UK, Belgium, France, Germany, Spain, the Netherlands and Ireland.
Codelocks has expanded its KitLock range, giving customers a wider choice of keyless access solutions for cabinets and lockers. The new KL15 Public Function KitLock by Codelocks is ideal for multiple users who require access to shared storage.
It has been reported that Threat actors are using SMS text messages to spread a password-stealing malware that attacks Android devices, experts have warned.
Once installed, the malware, known as FluBot, will harvest authentication details and other personal details and sensitive information. To make matters worse, the malware makes its way into a victim's address book, and in worm-like fashion infects other devices by sending itself to all the contacts.
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Opened in 2020, the purpose-built NHS facility consists of 123 beds over eight wards. The £53 million development represents the Trust's ambition for a new centre delivering innovative treatments to improve recovery times for people with mental health and learning disabilities.
Co-op is the first major supermarket to see Security Officers equipped with a new forensic spray designed to deter attacks on frontline shopworkers and curb rising levels of violent crime.
The move comes against a backdrop of rising levels of crime against shopworkers and will see Mitie Security Officers specially trained in the use of the handheld spray which contains a unique SmartWater(r) forensic signature.
Trials in South Yorkshire have already shown SmartTag to calm potentially violent incidents, and stop them from escalating.
Get to grips with how thermal surveillance cameras can be deployed to manage Covid-19, as well as the latest evolutions in touch free biometrics and much more.
Sponsored By Abus, October 22nd - 24th will see the Telford International Centre again hosting The MLA Expo. As always we will have a wide variety of exhibitors, onsite training, networking opportunities, our Saturday Night Party and more!
We wanted to share with you the direct link to register online. Following on from registration you will be contacted in due course with information regarding the on site training schedule and Saturday Night Party so keep an eye out! We look forward to seeing you there.