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Locks and Security News: your weekly locks and security industry newsletter
1st June 2022 Issue no. 609

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International News

ODSecurity ups the game for contraband detection in prisons

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ODSecurity, already well known in the field of contraband detection, through their established Soter RS range of body scanning systems, is upping its game with the launch of THEIA Automatic Threat Recognition, (ATR) software to their arsenal of products designed to fight the contraband and improve safety in our prison estates.

Q-Smart Fingerprint Door Handle

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Q-Smart fingerprint door handle is an electronic door lock that runs on battery power. No wiring is necessary. This is a completely keyless entry system – no need for keys or PIN codes. Set up personal preferences for the whole household.

The handle operates in 3 ways:

Fingerprint scanner
Key-card (IC card proximity reader)
Smartphone app.

Effortlessly upgrade with Cam-Motion technology to make doors accessible to all

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For specifiers seeking a convenient and effortless door closer upgrade, ASSA ABLOY’s range of Cam-Motion products not only ensure an environment is welcoming to everyone, regardless of their age or dexterity, but also help satisfy the demands of the latest Industry Safety Steering Group (ISSG) report, which tasks the construction industry with accelerating culture change.

Hanwha Techwin upgrades and expands its Wisenet Q series cameras

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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.

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This Week's News

Lockdecoders Roadshow - extra date!

* Lockdecoders-lineup.jpgThrough the success of the previous shows in May we have decided to add an additional date to give other people a chance to have a better understanding of what Lockdecoders have to offer.

At the next location we will be splitting everyone into two groups, one group will be for the Engraving machines and the other group will be for the key cutting machines.

CDVI new catalogue - download now!

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Don't forget - CDVI Academy offers free technical and sales training on all our product ranges, plus we have a helpful resource library for selling or specifying CDVI security solutions. Our expert technical support team are here to help with your queries. 

Open catalogue

Sonis technology eliminates need for PIRs and Door Sensors in House Alarms

* Sonis.jpgDunfermline-based company, Sonis Smart Security Ltd, a pioneer in wireless security systems, has announced it will be using innovative sound signature technology in its soon to be released NoEntry house alarm.

It is claimed the new system is the first significant breakthrough in sensor technology since PIRs and door/window sensors were introduced over 50 years ago – and eliminates the need for both.

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May Threat Advisory - Top 5

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F5 Released Patch for Critical Remote Code Execution Vulnerability in BIG-IP

Threat Reference: Global 

Risks: System Takeover, Arbitrary System Command Execution  

Advisory Type: Updates/Patches

Priority: Standard

Perfect Match: Become a trade partner to grow your business

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Kevin Campbell of ASSA ABLOY Opening Solutions UK & Ireland Door Group, explains how installers can use the company’s Trade Partner Programme and online door design tool to help give their business a welcome boost.

New pop up accommodation for rough sleepers secured with SALTO

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Rough sleeping is the most visible form of homelessness and the number of people sleeping rough across the UK, particularly in its larger cities, has increased in recent years. 

Abloy UK at IFSEC 2022: Transforming digital access control

Abloy UK is transforming access control options and making it easier than ever before for organisations to adapt and update their systems to digital, wireless, and mobile solutions.

Mul-T-Lock Achieves a First in Security with Bristol University

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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.

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