Chris Plimley of Zaun (left) and Garry Evanson CSyP, chairman of The Security InstituteSteve White: chairman of the Police Federation of England and WalesThe Monument Building

Critical Infrastructure Protection and Resilience Europe observes key CNI security challenges

Held in The Hague, Critical Infrastructure Protection and Resilience Europe 2017 brought together several of the

NSI passes Government’s Cyber Essentials PLUS certification process with flying colours

The National Security Inspectorate (NSI) has been awarded certification to the Cyber Essentials PLU

Corps Security officers praised for actions taken following Westminster terrorist attack

Corps Security, the specialist security services provider, has recognised five of its security officers for their

Education Security Advisory Programme launched to tackle crime and enhance compliance in schools and FE

NW Systems, a specialist in surveillance systems and managed security services, has announced the launch of a

Perimeter security specialist Zaun becomes corporate partner of The Security Institute

The Security Institute has welcomed Zaun, the perimeter fencing and security specialist, as a corporate partner of

UBM adds Nigel Owens MBE to Inspirational Speaker Series for IFSEC International 2017

Event organiser UBM EMEA has now revealed a fourth Inspirational Speaker for IFSEC International 2017. Nigel Owens

Fire Industry Association to offer further guidance on new qualifications at FIREX

On Tuesday 2 May, the Fire Industry Association (FIA) announced that the organisation would be launching four brand

ICO urges businesses to prepare for GDPR with one year until data protection law change

Information Commissioner Elizabeth Denham has told businesses there’s no time to delay in preparing for “the

Threat of terrorism on UK mainland raised to ‘Critical’ in wake of Manchester attack

The Joint Terrorism Analysis Centre (JTAC) has changed the threat level posed to the UK mainland by international

Unmanaged third party risks now “costing businesses” warns MetricStream study

As companies outsource processes and services, they expose themselves to a plethora of third party risks

Risk UK May 2017

News Special: Business Continuity Awareness Week 2017. News Special: The Security Institute’s AGM 2017. Opinion: EU

Fire and Security Association to celebrate 10th Anniversary at IFSEC and FIREX International

Fire and security business sector representatives are being urged to attend the Fire and Security Association’s

BSIA launches all-new Business Awards designed to recognise industry-wide successes

Three new awards have been launched by the British Security Industry Association (BSIA) to expand the Trade

“Policing must be put ahead of politics” urges Police Federation chairman Steve White

Speaking at the organisation’s Annual Conference, Police Federation chairman Steve White has called upon

Robert Yates steps into technical manager’s role as FIA’s Graham Simons retires

The Fire Industry Association’s (FIA) technical manager Graham Simons has retired from his post after a long

National Security Inspectorate announces successful transition to new accreditation standard

The United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS) has confirmed that the National Security Inspectorate (NSI) has

Over 1,000 pieces of information on energy crime passed to Crimestoppers across last six months

Independent charity Crimestoppers has received over 1,000 pieces of information on energy crime since launching its

Security industry responds to WannaCry ransomware attack affecting 200,000-plus victims

At the tail end of last week, the National Health Service (NHS) was among those organisations hit by IT failures

BSIA set to co-host thought-provoking webinar focused on tackling vehicular terrorism

On Thursday 1 June at 3.00 pm, the British Security Industry Association (BSIA) will be co-hosting a webinar with

Rise in facility takeovers reveals need for better fraud education as fraudsters target customers and staff

Cifas, the UK’s fraud prevention service, has released a new report detailing the fraud trends from over 325,000

Standard for data protection revised to address ever-increasing threats to personal information

Business standards company the British Standards Institution (BSI) has updated its standard for data protection. BS

Axis Security celebrates BNP Paribas Real Estate contract wins for new London properties

Axis Security has successfully mobilised a team of security officers for BNP Paribas Real Estate in order to

“Secure data destruction now absolutely essential” state BSIA member companies

Members of the British Security Industry Association’s (BSIA) Information Destruction Section are warning

UK FinTech Financial Crime Exchange sees firms working together to combat criminality

Since launch, no less than 17 of the UK’s leading financial technology (or FinTech) firms have agreed to join the

Members of public ACT in wake of campaign call issued by counter-terrorism police

More than 3,000 individuals have contacted the police with information about possible terrorist activity since a

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SIA Regulation, Business Licensing and the ACS: A Personal Perspective

Tuesday 14 March witnessed the 2017 edition of the Security Industry Authority’s (SIA) annual Stakeholder Conference, which ran at the Hallam Conference Centre in central London. A reflection of the partnership working theme for the day, the confirmed speakers emanated from...
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Critical Infrastructure Protection and Resilience Europe observes key CNI security challenges

Held in The Hague, Critical Infrastructure Protection and Resilience Europe 2017 brought together several of the leading figures from the European and world critical infrastructure protection community to discuss some key challenges faced by agencies, operators and industry in...
Posted On 26 May 2017
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NSI passes Government’s Cyber Essentials PLUS certification process with flying colours

The National Security Inspectorate (NSI) has been awarded certification to the Cyber Essentials PLUS scheme. Developed by the Government and industry, Cyber Essentials PLUS provides a clear statement of the controls all organisations should implement to minimise risk from...
Posted On 26 May 2017
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Corps Security officers praised for actions taken following Westminster terrorist attack

Corps Security, the specialist security services provider, has recognised five of its security officers for their actions during the immediate aftermath of the Westminster terrorist attack, which left four people dead and over 50 injured. Corps Security officers are contracted by...
Posted On 26 May 2017
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Education Security Advisory Programme launched to tackle crime and enhance compliance in schools and FE

NW Systems, a specialist in surveillance systems and managed security services, has announced the launch of a dedicated Education Security Advisory Programme designed to ensure the effectiveness of security systems, help institutions comply with the latest regulations an...
Posted On 26 May 2017
Chris Plimley of Zaun (left) and Garry Evanson CSyP, chairman of The Security Institute
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Perimeter security specialist Zaun becomes corporate partner of The Security Institute

The Security Institute has welcomed Zaun, the perimeter fencing and security specialist, as a corporate partner of the organisation. Institute chairman Garry Evanson CSyP has officially presented Zaun with its certificate of membership to signify the commitment Zaun has to the...
Posted On 26 May 2017
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UBM adds Nigel Owens MBE to Inspirational Speaker Series for IFSEC International 2017

Event organiser UBM EMEA has now revealed a fourth Inspirational Speaker for IFSEC International 2017. Nigel Owens MBE, acknowledged as ‘the best referee in rugby union’, will discuss various topics including how to operate at peak performance in the workplace and...
Posted On 26 May 2017
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Fire Industry Association to offer further guidance on new qualifications at FIREX

On Tuesday 2 May, the Fire Industry Association (FIA) announced that the organisation would be launching four brand new formal qualifications in fire detection and alarm systems. Those qualifications will be officially launched at FIREX International (which runs at ExCeL in...
Posted On 26 May 2017
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ICO urges businesses to prepare for GDPR with one year until data protection law change

Information Commissioner Elizabeth Denham has told businesses there’s no time to delay in preparing for “the biggest change to data protection law for a generation”. Addressing company Boardrooms, Denham has called on businesses to see the commercial benefits of sound data...
Posted On 26 May 2017
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Threat of terrorism on UK mainland raised to ‘Critical’ in wake of Manchester attack

The Joint Terrorism Analysis Centre (JTAC) has changed the threat level posed to the UK mainland by international terrorism from ‘Severe’ to ‘Critical’. The current threat level means that an attack is expected imminently and has been imposed in the wake...
Posted On 26 May 2017
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Unmanaged third party risks now “costing businesses” warns MetricStream study

As companies outsource processes and services, they expose themselves to a plethora of third party risks. Whether in relation to data security, business disruption or compliance risk, organisations must have the relevant measures in place to mitigate their potential impact on...
Posted On 26 May 2017