The Westgrove Group's Tom Lewis (left) picks up his certificate for being national winner in the Service To The Customer category from the BSIA's CEO James Kelly
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BSIA’s national industry award winners demonstrate high value of security personnel

The British Security Industry Association (BSIA) has announced the national winners of its 2017 Security Personnel Awards. The award presentations took place on Wednesday 12 July at the Trade Association’s Annual Luncheon, held at the Grand Connaught Rooms near...
Posted On 12 Jul 2017
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Risk UK July 2017

News Analysis: ‘NotPetya’ Ransomware Attack. News Special: The Security Institute’s Annual Awards 2017. Opinion: The Register of Chartered Security Professionals. Opinion: Information Security in the Workplace. BSIA Briefing: Counter-Terrorism and The Value of Security Personnel....
Posted On 12 Jul 2017
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CCTV industry set to benefit from introduction of General Data Protection Regulation

The European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which comes into force next May, will require a wholesale reassessment of data protection for the UK’s 5.9 million CCTV cameras, which to date have benefited from relatively light touch regulation. In tandem,...
Posted On 12 Jul 2017
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“Business continuity too low a priority within IT Departments” states Computer Economics study

When it comes to new spending, IT Departments have two rather clear priorities: securing their data and continuing the transition to the cloud. The lowest priority appears to be disaster recovery/business continuity. That’s according to Computer Economics’ annual IT...
Posted On 12 Jul 2017
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BikeRegister and British Transport Police look to break cycle of bike crime across UK

The third annual Cycle Crime Conference – hosted by BikeRegister (the national cycle database) in association with the British Transport Police (BTP) – took place in Birmingham on Tuesday 5 July. Following on from last year’s hugely successful event, officers...
Posted On 12 Jul 2017