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“Holograms continue to play central role in banknote security” signposts new report

A new report on banknote security features reveals that holograms will continue to play a central role of issuing authorities’ strategies designed to tackle counterfeiting and criminal activity. The Diffractive Features on Banknotes Report, produced by Currency Publications Ltd,...
Posted On 30 May 2019
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Latest update on PD 6662:2017 for intruder and hold-up alarms issued by NSI

The National Security Inspectorate (NSI) announced changes published in the latest edition of PD 6662 (effective from 1 June 2019) at its recent Summit for approved companies. PD 6662 is essential for any organisation requiring a police response to intruder alarms and/or...
Posted On 30 May 2019
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Hanwha Techwin introduces compact Wisenet NVRs for transport sector applications

The new vibration-proof Wisenet TRM-410S and Wisenet TRM-810S NVRs manufactured by Hanwha Techwin are designed to be at the heart of video surveillance solutions for transport applications.  With a footprint of just 250 mm x 210 mm and offering two-way audio communication, the...
Posted On 30 May 2019
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Intensified action on knife crime realises police seizure of 10,000-plus weapons

A week of intensified action on knife crime has resulted in the police arresting 1,372 people, including 516 for a knife-related offence, and seizing more than 10,000 weapons. All police forces joined Operation Sceptre, which used a range of tactics – among them weapons...
Posted On 30 May 2019
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Association of British Insurers steps up call for access to ICO’s cyber breach data

While addressing a room full of Government officials, peers and industry leaders alongside Baroness Neville-Jones (former chair of the Joint Intelligence Committee), James Dalton, the director of general insurance policy at the Association of British Insurers (ABI), has stepped...
Posted On 30 May 2019
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“Data privacy fines increased by £2 million in 2018” finds PwC’s Enforcement Tracker

Figures from PwC’s 2018 Privacy and Security Enforcement Tracker show the sum of monetary penalties issued to UK organisations for breaching data protection laws in 2018 totalled more than £6.5 million. That’s over £2 million more than in the previous year. In the fifth...
Posted On 30 May 2019
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Inner Range and IGNIS provide web-based access control for cosmetic surgery clinic

Inner Range has joined forces with IGNIS Fire Protection Services on a project to provide secure access control for a popular cosmetic surgery clinic located in Birmingham. Room-by-room access control and intruder detection was needed following a move by the client company to new...
Posted On 30 May 2019