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13th April 2022 Issue no. 602
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This Week's News
Videx, a leading door entry and access control manufacturer, has expanded its popular IP IPURE offering, introducing a new IP audio panel and IP video panel.
Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council, a local authority in County Durham, has partnered with lone worker safety specialists StaySafe. Lone working employees can now get help in an emergency at the push of a button through the StaySafe Lone Worker app on their mobile devices, or via the wearable V.BTTN device.
3DX-Ray, specialists in X-ray imaging technology for the security and military markets, have announced the launch of a 3DX range of EOD Bomb Disposal Suits, the 3DX-EOD Bomb Disposal Suit and the 3DX-Search Suit.
The 3DX-EOD Bomb Disposal Suit is a contemporary up-armoured suit offering arguably the best value and highest level of protection. Designed from the outset to be 3E (Economic, Efficient & Effective) compliant, the 3DX suit arguably provides the best value and the highest level of protection of any comparable bomb suit currently manufactured, offering maximum comfort and flexibility to the operator.
A Hampshire compliance consultancy has welcomed an extension to the deadline for approved security alarm companies across the UK to complete Cyber Essentials certification and comply with the NPCC policy.
The team at Hantec Systems said security companies across the UK should welcome the extension to the deadline of April 2023 because it offers them more time to secure certification and to protect their business, staff and customers.
Is yours among them?
Last year, there were 1,862 data breaches according to the Identity Theft Resource Center’s 2021 Annual Data Breach Report. That is an all time high and a 68% increase over breaches in 2020. According to Lookout, the leader in delivering integrated Security, Privacy, and Identity Theft Protection solutions, 80% of people’s emails are leaked on the dark web as a result of data breaches.
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MSAB, a world leader in mobile forensics, announces the first major release for 2022. The updated mobile forensics solutions come with a range of new and improved capabilities designed to help forensic specialists and digital investigators to accelerate their investigative efforts and solve cases faster combined with full support for windows 11.
... and how you can benefit from Smart card technology without being tied to one manufacturer.
Neill Williams, Director of Smart R Distribution, explains how end-users looking to upgrade their Access Control system, can do so by enhancing what they already have, rather than ‘rip and replace’.
“You have to know the past to understand the present.” Carl Sagan