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Ward Security appoints Paul Barnard as director of security, risk and mitigation

Ward Security has appointed Paul Barnard in the role of security, risk and mitigation director for the business. In

Security Regimes for Today’s Mail Rooms

What springs to mind when you think about building security? It’s always the usual suspects of CCTV, access

Home Office announces package of new measures designed to tackle violent crime

Prison sentences for those who repeatedly carry corrosive substances without good reason for doing so are among a

Evidence Talks CEO calls for greater UK public-private engagement in the security sector

Elizabeth Sheldon, CEO of digital forensics specialist Evidence Talks, has reiterated the value of greater

Harper Morgan secures exclusive partnership to deliver Highlight to the security business sector

Security management consultancy Harper Morgan has signed an exclusive partnership with Highlight to introduce its

Churchill Services Group moves to acquire AOS Security Ltd and establish stronger profile

Churchill Services Group has announced the acquisition of AOS Security Ltd in a bold bid to further enhance service

Carbon Black and IBM Security deliver increased visibility for SOCs to accelerate incident response

Carbon Black, the specialist in next generation endpoint security, has announced an expansion of its collaboration

BRE Global/LPCB Attack Testing Zone set for expansion at IFSEC International 2018

Security is the biggest challenge the world is facing at present, with the need to safeguard people and property

Barred security director to be sentenced at Crown Court and accomplice sentenced for working without a licence

On Thursday 12 October at Caernarfon Magistrates Court, Mark Pursglove was referred to the Crown Court to be

60 Barclays Risk Academy learners to embark on IRM’s International Certificate in Financial Services Risk Management

The Institute of Risk Management (IRM) recently launched its all-new International Certificate in Financial

World’s first cyber insurance policy comparison engine launched by STORM Guidance

The world’s first cyber insurance comparison engine has been launched to allow UK brokers and other professionals

Peace of Mind for Security Applications

Heightened security awareness has meant that, more than ever, it’s now crucial for security applications such

Risk UK October 2017

News Analysis: UK-European Union Security Partnership. News Special: Cortech Open Innovation Events 2017. News

The Security Institute launches ‘Creating A Security Culture’ in partnership with ITN Productions

The Security Institute and ITN Productions have launched a news and current affairs-style progra

ORIS scoops coveted Vendor of the Year accolade at Retail Risk’s 2017 Fraud Awards

ORIS has won the coveted Vendor of the Year Award 2017 at the Fraud Awards, which ran as part of the Retail Risk

Home Secretary Amber Rudd unveils detail behind new national online hate crime hub

Home Secretary Amber Rudd has announced a new national hub designed to tackle the emerging threat of online hate

Emergency Services Show delivers “quality buyers” and enables “life-saving collaboration”

The UK’s largest event for the Emergency Services – The Emergency Services Show (ESS) – has reported record growth

PC Wayne Marques receives prestigious City of London Sheriffs’ Award for Bravery 2017

British Transport Police (BTP) officer PC Wayne Marques – who confronted three knife-wielding terrorists

e-source launched by Norbain for security professionals selecting products online

Norbain has announced the launch of e-source which offers security professionals a new way of researching security

Barclays assists in delivering skills boost with Cyber Security Challenge UK competition

On the weekend of 7-8 October, the Barclays and Cabinet Office-backed security initiative Cyber Security Challenge

BAFE-registered fire extinguisher service providers and technicians “continue to be best in the field”

The revised SP101: Competency of Portable Fire Extinguisher Organisations and Technicians scheme went live on 1

National Business Crime Solution introduces Praesidio online fraud detection initiative

The National Business Crime Solution (NBCS) – the not-for-profit organisation that enables the sharing of data

CAA and The Security Institute enter into agreement on Group Membership scheme

At the organisation’s Annual Conference 2017, held on Tuesday 3 October in central London, The Security

Axis Group wins contract to create right impressions at law firm’s London offices

The Axis Group of companies has won a significant contract to provide the security service and a supporting

Her Majesty’s Revenue & Customs prevents one million customer visits to scam websites

Her Majesty’s Revenue & Customs (HMRC), the UK’s tax authority, has averted over one million visits

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Security Regimes for Today’s Mail Rooms

What springs to mind when you think about building security? It’s always the usual suspects of CCTV, access control, intruder alarms, gates, barriers, panic alarms and security guarding, etc. All are common and have become essential in the uncertain and dangerous world in...
Posted On 17 Oct 2017

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Ward Security appoints Paul Barnard as director of security, risk and mitigation

Ward Security has appointed Paul Barnard in the role of security, risk and mitigation director for the business. In this newly-created role, Barnard will be actively involved in security risk assessment and management as well as the design of effective client contingency...
Posted On 17 Oct 2017
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Home Office announces package of new measures designed to tackle violent crime

Prison sentences for those who repeatedly carry corrosive substances without good reason for doing so are among a set of new laws being proposed by the Home Office with the key aim of tackling serious violence. The measures include a new offence of possession of a corrosive...
Posted On 16 Oct 2017
Elizabeth Sheldon
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Evidence Talks CEO calls for greater UK public-private engagement in the security sector

Elizabeth Sheldon, CEO of digital forensics specialist Evidence Talks, has reiterated the value of greater public-private engagement in the UK across a wide range of issues from child exploitation to matters of national security. Speaking to an international audience at the...
Posted On 16 Oct 2017
Wes Harper
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Harper Morgan secures exclusive partnership to deliver Highlight to the security business sector

Security management consultancy Harper Morgan has signed an exclusive partnership with Highlight to introduce its network and application performance services to the security market. Highlight is a cloud-based service that’s quick to install. It monitors the real-time...
Posted On 16 Oct 2017
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Churchill Services Group moves to acquire AOS Security Ltd and establish stronger profile

Churchill Services Group has announced the acquisition of AOS Security Ltd in a bold bid to further enhance service capability and continue the strategy of establishing a stronger profile for the business within the UK’s security industry. In the wake of this deal,...
Posted On 16 Oct 2017
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Carbon Black and IBM Security deliver increased visibility for SOCs to accelerate incident response

Carbon Black, the specialist in next generation endpoint security, has announced an expansion of its collaboration with IBM Security via further integrations between their respective portfolios of cyber security tools. The new integration will connect customers that leverage both...
Posted On 16 Oct 2017
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BRE Global/LPCB Attack Testing Zone set for expansion at IFSEC International 2018

Security is the biggest challenge the world is facing at present, with the need to safeguard people and property arguably now greater than at any point in the past. On that basis, end users need to know the products and solutions about which they’re making critical...
Posted On 16 Oct 2017
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Barred security director to be sentenced at Crown Court and accomplice sentenced for working without a licence

On Thursday 12 October at Caernarfon Magistrates Court, Mark Pursglove was referred to the Crown Court to be sentenced for working without a Security Industry Authority (SIA) licence. Rachel Williams was sentenced for aiding and abetting offences. This sentencing follows the...
Posted On 16 Oct 2017
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60 Barclays Risk Academy learners to embark on IRM’s International Certificate in Financial Services Risk Management

The Institute of Risk Management (IRM) recently launched its all-new International Certificate in Financial Services Risk Management at the Merchant Taylors’ Hall in central London. Over 60 key players from the financial services industry were in attendance at the event to hear...
Posted On 16 Oct 2017
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World’s first cyber insurance policy comparison engine launched by STORM Guidance

The world’s first cyber insurance comparison engine has been launched to allow UK brokers and other professionals involved in this market to rapidly compare and analyse the wide range of policies available. Created by cyber risk and incident response specialist STOR...
Posted On 16 Oct 2017