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Europol introduces all-new SIRIUS platform in bid to facilitate online investigations

As criminals increasingly adopt the Crime-as-a-Service model, gaining easy access to tools and services for digitally-enabled crimes, law enforcement authorities face a highly complex challenge when conducting criminal investigations online. To address this challenge, and better...
Posted On 07 Nov 2017
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Door supervisor who refused to wear Government licence receives criminal conviction

Door supervisor Warren Steele has had his licence revoked by the Security Industry Authority (SIA) following a conviction for failing to display his licence while on duty. Steele was sentenced on 15 September at Chester Magistrates Court. A head door supervisor, Steele was caught...
Posted On 07 Nov 2017
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European Court of Human Rights to hear “landmark challenge” to UK Government mass surveillance

The European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg will hear a landmark case on surveillance this week as part of a challenge to the lawfulness of the UK’s surveillance laws and its intelligence agencies’ mass surveillance practices. Described by campaigners as a “watershed moment...
Posted On 07 Nov 2017
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Research uncovers gap between confidence and reality of business readiness for EU GDPR

Endpoint security specialist Carbon Black has conducted research in conjunction with Computing Magazine that uncovers “significant discrepancies” between the levels of confidence in General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) readiness reported by organisations and the...
Posted On 07 Nov 2017
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London Summit set to focus on “lack of quantification” in sphere of cyber security

Is no news good news when it comes to cyber security in your business? What are the hallmarks of excellence in this field? Phil Cracknell, Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) at Homeserve, is speaking alongside senior public and private sector figures at the Cyber Security...
Posted On 07 Nov 2017
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80 ‘high class’ acquisition targets named in latest Plimsoll Publishing Report on guarding sector

Traditionally, a typical acquisition strategy revolves around acquirers looking for a cut-price deal by preying on struggling and vulnerable businesses. The UK’s security guarding sector is no different. However, new research into the financial health of the sector...
Posted On 07 Nov 2017
Ken Livingstone MSc FSyI
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Perpetuity Academy launches ‘Technical Surveillance Countermeasures for Security Managers’ accredited eLearning course

Perpetuity Academy – one of the UK’s leading developers and providers of security management training – has launched its new accredited ‘Technical Surveillance Countermeasures for Security Managers’ Level 4 eLearning course in collaboration with the Technical Security...
Posted On 07 Nov 2017