Home Secretary Theresa May
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Home Secretary outlines UK Government’s response to the Paris terror attacks

Home Secretary Theresa May has given a detailed statement to Parliament in relation to last week’s terrorist attacks in Paris and covered in detail the UK’s response. It will take some time for us to learn the full details of the attacks of last week, but the basic...
Posted On 15 Jan 2015
David Wilkinson: the new Director of Technical Services at the BSIA
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BSIA appoints David Wilkinson as Director of Technical Services

The British Security Industry Association (BSIA) has announced the appointment of David Wilkinson to the position of Director of Technical Services. Promoted from the role of Technical Manager after eight years with the Association, Wilkinson will assume his new duties on 13...
Posted On 15 Jan 2015
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Education for The Digital Age

eGuarding – a new programme of training for security officers – has been developed by security and risk management specialist Pilgrims Group to tackle some of the biggest challenges facing the sector today. As David Freear outlines, this bespoke educational package is already...
Posted On 10 Jan 2015
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Gateway to Data Security

An explosive growth in cloud applications has dramatically changed the security architecture enterprises need to protect themselves. As a result, those same enterprises are realising they must re-assess their states of security, privacy and compliance such that they can be ‘cloud...
Posted On 10 Jan 2015
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Embracing PCI DSS 3.0: Is your organisation fully compliant?

Jody Brazil, CEO at FireMon, discusses the new challenges faced by organisations handling payment card data when it comes to complying with the updated PCI 3.0 standard.  Following yet another year of high-profile security breaches and resulting payment card data theft it seems...
Posted On 10 Jan 2015
The Metropolitan Police Service is enjoying great success when it comes to depriving criminals of money
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Metropolitan Police Service seizes over £21 million of criminal cash during current financial year

Criminals are being shown that crime doesn’t pay, with the Metropolitan Police Service revealing that it has so far seized over £21 million worth of criminal cash during this financial year (April 2014-January 2015). That’s 53% more than the amount seized in the same...
Posted On 10 Jan 2015
Kingdom Security's operations have been approved to ISO 27001 standards
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Kingdom Security awarded ISO 27001: 2013 for Information Security Management Systems

BM TRADA Certification Ltd, one of the leading global certification bodies, has assessed and audited Kingdom Security and given its approval to the ISO 27001:2013 Information Security Management Systems operated by the company. In a world of ever-increasing reliance on data and...
Posted On 10 Jan 2015
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Delivering a Total Security Solution

2014 continued the trend towards an increased use of technology within the security sector, a trend supported by higher levels of integration between all sectors of the profession – from physical to digital and computing to electrical. What developments will characterise the...
Posted On 10 Jan 2015
Andy Williams: Chairman of ASIS International's UK Chapter
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It’s Good to Talk

Given the exacting demands often placed upon those resident in security and risk management roles it can sometimes be difficult to leave the office behind for a few hours and attend a conference or an industry event. However, as Andy Williams explains, security professionals...
Posted On 10 Jan 2015
The new Emprise White Paper focuses on the benefits of an integrated approach to security provision
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Emprise White Paper: “Integrated security strategies can reduce costs by up to 30%”

A new White Paper compiled by Emprise, entitled: ‘Reduce Costs and Risk with an Effective Security Strategy’, offers insights relating to the importance of security strategies for business continuity as well as the potential impact for those organisations who ‘get it...
Posted On 10 Jan 2015