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Fire Door Safety Week 2019 supported by dormakaba, Abloy and Allegion UK

dormakaba, the specialist manufacturer of security and access control solutions, is pledging its support for Fire Door Safety Week 2019 to raise awareness around fire door safety and robust specification. Also supporting the initiative are Abloy and Allegion UK.  Launched in 2013...
Posted On 23 Sep 2019
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‘Ethics and Facial Recognition Technology’ at Global MSC Security Conference 2019

Global MSC Security has announced that Allyson MacVean, Professor of Policing and Criminology at Bath Spa University, will give a presentation on ‘Ethics and Facial Recognition Technology: A Potent Cocktail for Success or Disaster?’ at the 2019 edition of the Global MSC Security...
Posted On 23 Sep 2019
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Increased Sentences for Money Laundering: The One Figure That Stands Out

The increasing average length of sentences given to convicted money launderers in the UK over the past decade makes a strong enough story in itself, but looking beyond this may help us learn more about how this increasingly high-profile crime is being tackled by the authorities....
Posted On 23 Sep 2019
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Global study examines keys to success for business continuity management

During May-July, Assurance Software and ClearView conducted the inaugural Business Continuity Benchmark Study, promoted in collaboration with the Business Continuity Institute (BCI), Disaster Recovery Institute International (DRII), the Association of Continuity Professionals...
Posted On 23 Sep 2019
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Terms of reference for independent review of Prevent issued by Home Office

The Government has published the terms of reference for the independent review of the Prevent programme. This follows the appointment of Lord Carlile to lead the review as reported by Risk Xtra. The review will focus on the current delivery of Prevent and make recommendations for...
Posted On 23 Sep 2019
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SMC completes “major upgrade” of Nottingham-based Alarm Receiving Centre

Security Monitoring Centres Limited (SMC) has completed a major refurbishment and re-fit of its Nottingham-based Alarm Receiving Centre (ARC) to better deliver a complete and nationwide intruder, CCTV and fire monitoring solution all under the same roof. SMC is part of Carrier...
Posted On 23 Sep 2019
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Hanwha Techwin introduces Wisenet 5 MP Flateye IR dome cameras

The Wisenet 5 MP Flateye IR dome cameras from Hanwha Techwin are designed for high humidity environments and for where condensation might occur because of temperature differences.  A key feature of the Wisenet QNE-8011R and QNE-8021R domes is that they each have a flat surface...
Posted On 23 Sep 2019
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“Not enough time” for business leaders to focus on cyber risk management

Amid a wider range of issues to handle, a majority of Board members and senior executives responsible for their organisation’s cyber risk management had less than a day in the last year to spend focused on cyber risk issues. The findings form part of a new report published by...
Posted On 23 Sep 2019
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Automated cyber attacks on e-commerce companies “growing more sophisticated”

Imperva, the cyber security specialist, has released the first industry-specific study into the impact of bad bots on the e-commerce industry. Developed by the Imperva Bot Management threat research team (formerly the Distil Research Lab), a group of dedicated analysts who...
Posted On 23 Sep 2019
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ICSA renamed The Chartered Governance Institute in wake of members’ consultation

ICSA: The Governance Institute has changed its name to become The Chartered Governance Institute. It’s a move which mirrors the change in name of the international professional body of which it is a division. Clarifying the reason behind the name change, president John...
Posted On 23 Sep 2019
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