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19th February 2020 Issue no. 495
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Part of the Police Crime Prevention Initiatives, SBD plays an important role in the planning process for a wide range of building sectors to help stop crime.
If you are in a location subject to BHMA A158.19 (Power Assist and low Energy Power Operated Doors, low energy door operators require a “Knowing Act” switch to activate them. As an option, some operators are provided to operate “push and go” feature where pressure on the door triggers the door operator into an opening cycle.
Cyber-attacks have targeted nearly 75 percent of large companies across Europe and North America over the last twelve months. According to PreciseSecurity.com research, almost 40 percent of all cyber-attacks in 2019 was performed by using cross-site scripting, which is hackers' favorite attack vector globally.
Cross-site scripting or XSS is a type of injection attack, in which malicious scripts are injected into trusted websites. Most of the XSS attacks are performed by using a web application to send malicious code, mostly in the form of a browser side script, to a different end-user. The statistics show SQL injection is the second most used attack vector globally, followed by fuzzing.
At Singapore Airshow HENSOLDT and MyDefence announced their cooperation on a delivery of a counter-UAS system for an unnamed Southeast Asian customer. The system will be integrated into anti-drone vehicles to monitor the challenging airspace of urban environments.
"Drones are becoming smaller and smaller. In an urban environment, where potential targets are grouped closely together, monitoring the airspace to detect unmanned threats and take action is a crucial and challenging task," explains Markus Wolf, Head of Sales and Business Development at HENSOLDT Ventures.
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