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11th May 2022 Issue no. 606
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In any organisation, keeping people safe is the top priority. Unfortunately, unpredictable active-shooter situations happen all too often. So, it’s essential to have safety measures in place to help ensure quick, effective responses in an emergency.
In 2021, in every part of the world, cyber security threats increased, challenges grew, and in the face of uncertainty, organisations did their best to mitigate against attacks that were new and destructive.
Throughout the last year SecurityHQ saw an increase in prevalent Threat Actros and Initial Access Brokers, a spike in Supply Chain Attacks and Supply Chain related compromises, issues with Cryptocurrency security and the security of digital assets, expanding ransomware tactics and a growth in rogue affiliates, a rise in geopolitical tensions and an increase in the adversaries to monitor and safeguard against.
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This Week's News
The acquisition of Stanley Security is conditional upon regulatory approval and customary closing conditions and is now expected to close during the third quarter 2022.
On December 8, 2021, Securitas announced it had signed an agreement to acquire the Electronic Security Solutions business from Stanley Black & Decker Inc.(“Stanley Security”) on a debt and cash free basis.
Hanwha Techwin is adding 12 new 4-megapixel cameras to its Wisenet Q series. Together with existing 2 and 5-megapixel Wisenet Q models, the new NDAA compliant cameras are designed to offer an affordable solution for virtually any high camera count video surveillance application.
The H.265 cameras, which have built-in IR illumination, are equipped with an Open Platform chipset and have a suite of Intelligent Video Analytics (IVA), which includes tampering, directional detection, defocus detection, virtual line, enter/exit and motion detection.
The comprehensive range of innovative digital access solutions from Abloy will be showcased on stand IF4435 at IFSEC International 2022 on 17- 19 May 2022 at ExCeL London.
MSAB, a global leader in forensic technology for mobile device investigations, has for three years been a part of the EU financed project, ForMobile. ForMobile is a consortium of partners, working in collaboration to create an end-to-end mobile forensic investigation chain, striving to improve digital safety, and security while respecting fundamental rights.
“We are very proud to be the only vendor of digital forensic solutions in the project. MSAB has been a vital part in developing the tools, standard, and training to law enforcement agencies all over EU”, says Joel Bollö, CEO of MSAB.
As part of an ongoing complete security upgrade throughout the campus, Bristol University has benefitted from Mul-T-lock’s MTL™600 master key suites, designed and installed by Guardian Security Systems in Bristol.
Bristol University is one of the most popular and successful universities in the UK, ranked 62nd in the world in the QS World University Rankings 2022.
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London, May 10, 2022 - Outpost24, an innovator in identifying and managing cybersecurity exposure, today announced the results of its 2022 FTSE 100 Credential Theft Study outlining the number of breached credentials from the UK’s most profitable companies online – ready to be exploited by threat actors.
Burton Safes is seeking an experienced Safe Engineer to cover the West Midlands.
Competitive salary + overtime + company bonus, van, tools, phone & uniform.
For more details email [email protected] or, call Shaun & Andy on 0113 274 4627
Coleraine-based Advanced Overwatch, who install a range of security systems, wanted to understand more about Abloy's new Incedo solution, and were the first organisation to receive the new style of training.
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