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“Companies failing to use technology in the fight against fraud” reports KPMG

Technology is proving business’ Achilles Heel in the fight against fraud. New research conducted by KPMG reveals that, while a quarter of fraudsters use technology to “rip off” companies, only 3% of businesses detected illegal behaviour using data analytics. In fact,...
Posted On 01 Jun 2016
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Capital UK Services Ltd directors ordered to pay over £200,000 under Proceeds of Crime Act

On 27 May 2016, Capital UK Services Ltd and its directors Judith Wanyoike and Stephen Mungai were sentenced at Nottingham Magistrates Court for supplying unlicensed security officers. The court heard that Capital UK Services Ltd provided eleven security operatives who were...
Posted On 01 Jun 2016
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CFOA, FIA and Fire Service College energise R&D collaboration to boost Fire and Rescue Service operations

The Chief Fire Officers Association (CFOA), the Fire Industry Association (FIA) and the Fire Service College (FSC) have come together to form a new R&D partnership. A joint Memorandum of Understanding clearly demonstrates each organisation’s commitment towards collaboration...
Posted On 01 Jun 2016
Queen's University in Belfast
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Tech firm Intelligent Environments partners with Queen’s University to combat cyber crime

The Centre for Secure Information Technologies (CSIT) at Queen’s University in Belfast is entering a new partnership with leading financial technology firm Intelligent Environments in what’s being described as a “world first” cyber security endeavour. The...
Posted On 01 Jun 2016
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Cloudview urges CCTV end users to rigorously check Data Protection Act compliance

Cloud-based video surveillance company Cloudview is warning that many of the CCTV systems businesses employ to protect property, staff or tenants risk breaching current data protection-centric legislation, in turn placing companies at risk of fines, bad publicity and even...
Posted On 01 Jun 2016