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Locks and Security News: your weekly locks and security industry newsletter
12th October 2022 Issue no. 626

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International News

Rize Artvin Airport: Protecting passengers, staff, and assets in northeastern Turkey

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Rize–Artvin Airport is based off the coast of Rize Province, northeastern Turkey. It is a commercial airport serving primarily Turkish Airlines, AnadoluJet, and Pegasus Airlines.

GJD launches new range of Clarius IP65 Mains LED White-Light Floodlights

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GJD has launched its new range of Clarius Mains LED Floodlights. The new floodlights combine high quality LED technology with a modern and aesthetically pleasing design suitable for all outdoor lighting applications. 

Samsung certifies VuWall PAK Video Wall Node compatibility with The Wall

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VuWall is expanding the benefits of its PAK Video Wall Node Series with proven compatibility with Samsung's The Wall MicroLED video wall technology. The certification process tests critical functions and integration, providing peace of mind when selecting certified video wall processors with The Wall.

SALTO achieves Secured by Design Secure Connected Device accreditation for IoT products

SALTO Systems has become one of the first electronic access control manufacturers to achieve Secured by Design’s new "Secure Connected Device" accreditation for IoT products.

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This Week's News

Videx strengthens flagship door entry systems

* Videx-remote-relays-gate.jpgVidex has enhanced two of its leading door entry and access control systems, adding a new remote relay module to its 4G GSM offering and the VX2300 door entry video intercom.

The new remote relays create a more robust and secure entry system enabling all door and gate control to be isolated away from the entrance panel in a secure location.

Mul-T-Lock’s triple success

* MTL_GAI-Certificates.jpgMul-T-Lock is celebrating a triple success at the Guild of Architectural Ironmongers (GAI,) thanks to the dedication and commitment of key members of its team. Michelle Sutton (Senior Technical and Internal Sales Administrator) Jacques Vermeulen (Regional Sales Manager South East) and Lee Mitchell (Regional Sales Manager, North & Scotland) have each passed ‘with flying colours’ their Stage 2 GAI exams for the Certificate in Architectural Hardware.

Says Claire Blakemore, Mul-T-Lock UK Managing Director: ‘The Guild of Architectural Ironmongers is especially relevant to Mul-T-Lock to pledge our support to achieving the highest standards when it comes to technical excellence and professionalism in security.

Azena expands smart camera platform with new integration options, enhanced device and project management

Systems integrators are increasingly using Artificial Intelligence-enabled video analytic apps to solve complex customer pain points, as well as for providing traditional safety and security solutions.

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CDVI launches revamped Certified Installer Programme

CDVI has announced the launch of its new certification process for trained installers of its solutions. Under the new programme, installers will be invited to attend product training at the CDVI Academy every 12 months, to ensure their knowledge is up-to-date. Courses cover four key product areas:

The UK loses $32.9 billion to cybercrime each year, new research reveals

New research has revealed that the United Kingdom is the 3rd country most affected by online crime in the world - losing $32.9 billion to cybercrime each year. The research, undertaken by SEON, looked at the cost of online crime in the top victim countries identified by the Internet Crime Complaints Center’s most recent report to reveal the cost of online crime. 

Raise awareness of home security this October with the help of National Home Security Month from Yale

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The awareness campaign, National Home Security Month (NHSM) is back from 1st October celebrating its tenth year of helping homeowners across the UK prioritise their home security. With lead support from home security brand, Yale, the aim of this year’s campaign is to ensure home security is at front of mind when prepping for the vulnerable autumn period.

When the clocks go back, we often see a spike in burglary attempts across the UK, as opportunists make use of the darker nights to operate under the cover of darkness. And this is why NHSM runs throughout the entirety of October, aiming to raise awareness of the importance of upgrading home security at this time of year.

ASSA Abloy Opening Solutions Door Group discuss their new Powershield Rathlin doors being LPS 2081 certified

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Door group, a section of ASSA Abloy Opening Solutions specialises in access solutions, security is often the primary function. Compromising security when designing and selling these types of products is not an option. Therefore, Door group has all their new Powershild Rathlin doors LPS 2081 certified to guarantee security is to the highest standard. 

Brooklands Museum Upgrades Its Video Surveillance System

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Brooklands Museum has recently upgraded its CCTV system to a full IP network video surveillance solution, with cameras supplied by Smart R Distribution and installed by Q7 Integration. 

CDVI manufactures bespoke magnetic handles

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Access control and security manufacturer CDVI has created a bespoke locking solution to meet a customer’s needs.  

Elderly not the biggest victims to cyber crime

The UK cybersecurity unit tackled 2.7 million digital scams last year, which was almost four times more than in 2020. This is a staggering 40% increase compared to the global rate of 8%, suggesting UK cyber crime figures are much higher than in other developed countries.

But, who falls victim to cyber crime the most?

Alan celebrates 50 years’ long service at Squire

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Dedicated factory worker Alan Powers has celebrated 50 years’ continuous service at British security manufacturer Squire.

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