Most modern matching algorithms use a variety of technologies to increase the difficulty of producing or using a fake biometric
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‘Spoofing’ of biometrics addressed by Biometrics Institute with release of ‘Top 10 Vulnerability Questions’ guidance

The Biometrics Institute has just released a detailed guidance document for members and key stakeholders entitled: ‘Top 10 Vulnerability Questions’ in which the organisation duly provides clarification around some of the most frequently asked questions about the...
Posted On 20 Sep 2015
Skills for Security has introduced instruction on the ISO 27001 standard
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Skills for Security adds ISO 27001 instruction courses in bid to address information security threats

Skills for Security has introduced instruction on the ISO 27001 standard to its array of available training courses in a determined bid to confront the growing problem of information security threats faced by today’s businesses. The Worcester-based skills body is delivering...
Posted On 20 Sep 2015
G4S is now handling the FM contract at TRL's headquarters in Berkshire
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G4S Facilities Management to deliver FM solution for Transport Research Laboratory’s headquarters

G4S Facilities Management has won a contract to deliver facilities management services for TRL, the Transport Research Laboratory (a recognised world leader when it comes to innovative transport research, consultancy and solutions) at its UK headquarters in Wokingham, Berkshire....
Posted On 20 Sep 2015
The House of Commons' Home Affairs Select Committee is launching an inquiry into the police funding formula
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Home Affairs Select Committee prepares for detailed inquiry into police service funding

Following the Government’s announcement in July that it’s now considering a new model of allocating funding to the 43 police forces in England and Wales, the House of Commons’ Home Affairs Select Committee is launching an inquiry into the police funding formula....
Posted On 20 Sep 2015
The ICS Security Lab has been launched by Applied Risk
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Applied Risk launches ICS/SCADA Security Lab to address emerging industrial security threats

Applied Risk, a specialist in the development of industrial control systems security, has announced the launch of its ICS Security Lab to help protect industrial assets and infrastructure from costly cyber attacks. The lab has identified its first vulnerability in Moxa...
Posted On 20 Sep 2015
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Government enforces Prevent guidance for UK’s higher and further education institutions

From Friday 18 September 2015, universities and colleges across the country are legally required to take steps aimed at preventing their students from being drawn into terrorism. Introduced as part of the Counter-Terrorism and Security Act 2015, the Prevent duty came into effect...
Posted On 20 Sep 2015