Glenn LemonsTony Porter QPM LLB: the Surveillance Camera CommissionerAndrew BuxtonRichard Huison

BSIA Briefing

Money and the art of trading have been around for centuries. As the world progresses into the technological era,

Cyber security decisions “must focus on deploying emerging technologies to benefit society”

The world is at a ‘technology crossroads’ whereby society needs to move beyond trusting emerging

Why Executive Protection Teams Need Finished Intelligence

For executive protection teams tasked with safeguarding business leaders in what is now an increasingly complex

Complexity heralds return of ‘back to basics’ approach for information security professionals

It appears that many organisations will begin the New Year by reviewing their security infrastructure and taking

Mitie flying high with £17 million FM contract extension for London Gatwick Airport

Mitie has expanded its relationship with London Gatwick Airport’s management team by winning a five-year

Secure Stations Scheme sets standard for crime reduction on Britain’s rail network

Hundreds of Britain’s railway stations are setting the standard in reducing crime, safeguarding vulnerable people

Hidden air pollution in workplaces “continues to impact health and well-being of employees”

With indoor air pollution continuing to impact the health and well-being of UK workers, Siemens Building

Registration now open for National Security Inspectorate’s 2019 Summit

The National Security Inspectorate’s (NSI) Annual Summit 2019 will take place on Thursday 21 March at The Vox

Surveillance Camera Commissioner publishes detailed Annual Report for 2017-2018

Surveillance Camera Commissioner Tony Porter QPM LLB’s fifth Annual Report has been laid before Parliament. In his

Institute of Risk Management highlights key risk trends for energy sector in 2019

The Institute of Risk Management (IRM) has issued its 56-page report entitled ‘Fuelling the Debate: Latest

ASSA ABLOY UK re-brands as ASSA ABLOY Opening Solutions UK & Ireland

ASSA ABLOY UK, a division of the ASSA ABLOY Group, has unveiled its new name, with the business now being known as

Access control solutions developer Videx expands GSM offer for end users

Videx has expanded its GSM range, introducing a new device compatible with the company’s flagship VX2200

Risk Xtra announced as Official Media Partner for Cortech Developments’ Utilities Forum

As a business, Cortech Developments determines to help today’s professionals mitigate risk through smarter

Dardan Security appoints former British Army commander Andrew Buxton as head of client services

Security Industry Authority Approved Contractor Dardan Security has appointed former British Army commander of

“Brexit fears crystallise as economic gloom takes hold of UK plc” finds ICSA survey

A survey of FTSE 350 companies finds just 2% of respondents predicting an improvement in UK economic conditions as

Daemon Fire & Security and AMG Systems realise video surveillance network for iPort Rail terminal

A video surveillance system installed by Daemon Fire & Security and based on an AMG Systems-supplied Ethernet

‘The Italian Job’: Hochiki protects Venice’s tallest tower with life safety solutions

As part of a project to revitalise a semi-abandoned Venetian suburb and transform the district of Mestre from

Ava Group demonstrates latest technology and innovations at Intersec Dubai 2019

Ava Group, the security risk management services and technology specialist, is showcasing its portfolio of security

IDIS introduces cost-effective camera range combining performance and failover technology

A landmark range of inexpensive, high performance 2 MP cameras has been launched by IDIS for surveillance

Wavestore launches PetaBlok high-density storage solution for surveillance images

Being able to store up to 2.04 PB of storage per high density unit is impressive enough, but when coupled with

Radware report shows average cost of cyber attack episodes now exceeds $1.6 million

Cyber security and application delivery solutions developer Radware has released its Global Application and Network

Cyber security seen as biggest threat to business in Sword GRC’s Annual Survey of Risk Managers

Sword GRC, the supplier of specialist risk management software and services, has published the latest findings from

SSR Personnel’s Global Salary Survey points to increased opportunities for security professionals in Middle East

The results of the latest detailed SSR Personnel and Executive Profiles Global Salary Survey, supported by ASIS

Gallagher Security appoints new general manager with remit to combat cyber threat

The growing cyber threat is the target for the new man at the helm of Gallagher Security (Europe), whose vision is

Home Office approves Independent Office for Police Conduct guidance and concludes firearms review

Home Secretary Sajid Javid has approved revised Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC) guidance which

Security & Fire Management News

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Mitie flying high with £17 million FM contract extension for London Gatwick Airport

Mitie has expanded its relationship with London Gatwick Airport’s management team by winning a five-year extension to its contract worth £17 million, which includes a new agreement to maintain electrical services. The facilities management (FM) and professional services...
Posted On 22 Jan 2019
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Secure Stations Scheme sets standard for crime reduction on Britain’s rail network

Hundreds of Britain’s railway stations are setting the standard in reducing crime, safeguarding vulnerable people and ensuring safer journeys for passengers, rail minister Andrew Jones has announced. On a visit to East Croydon Station, recently accredited as a Secure Station by...
Posted On 22 Jan 2019

Opinion

Glenn Lemons
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Why Executive Protection Teams Need Finished Intelligence

For executive protection teams tasked with safeguarding business leaders in what is now an increasingly complex threat landscape, having rapid access to relevant information is essential. However, as more threat actors shift operations online – and often to illicit,...
Posted On 22 Jan 2019
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Looking Over The Horizon: What Does Cyber Security Have in Store for 2019?

In every intelligence industry there’s often a central aim: predicting the future. We collect and analyse, dissect and interpret, looking for that essential nugget that will give us the edge over our adversaries by indicating what they’ll do next. While this activity goes on...
Posted On 14 Jan 2019

Features

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Emerging Trends for the Global Video Surveillance Market

As technology continues to advance at a rapid pace, the demand for pioneering CCTV surveillance systems is becoming increasingly prominent. Originally, CCTV surveillance systems were simply used as a deterrent, but as technology has evolved, both in terms of capability and...
Posted On 11 Jan 2019
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Developments in Cloud Security: Predictions for 2019

The cloud is a vital part of any enterprise infrastructure. The convenience of having a database that can be accessed from any location has dramatically improved efficiency within workforces. While many companies had previously been afraid of making the move, as the open nature...
Posted On 10 Jan 2019

Technology

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ASSA ABLOY UK re-brands as ASSA ABLOY Opening Solutions UK & Ireland

ASSA ABLOY UK, a division of the ASSA ABLOY Group, has unveiled its new name, with the business now being known as ASSA ABLOY Opening Solutions UK & Ireland. The name change reflects ASSA ABLOY Group’s ongoing commitment to strengthen the ASSA ABLOY brand and help its...
Posted On 22 Jan 2019
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Access control solutions developer Videx expands GSM offer for end users

Videx has expanded its GSM range, introducing a new device compatible with the company’s flagship VX2200 system, both two-wire audio and six-wire video versions, that enables audio calls to be made from any of the VX2200 entrances to a mobile phone or landline....
Posted On 22 Jan 2019

Training and Careers

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IRM and ITI EdVest sign MoU to deliver risk management education and research in India

The Institute of Risk Management (IRM) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with ITI EdVest – an education-focused initiative developed by the Investment Trust of India Limited (ITI) – with the intention to promote and deliver risk management education and...
Posted On 15 Jan 2019
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Perpetuity Training proudly heralds first MSc graduates in International Security and Risk Management

Perpetuity Training has announced the first graduates from its International Security and Risk Management MSc course developed and delivered by the business in collaboration with the University of South Wales (USW). The graduation ceremony took place in Pontypridd on Monday 17...
Posted On 03 Jan 2019

Cyber

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Cyber security decisions “must focus on deploying emerging technologies to benefit society”

The world is at a ‘technology crossroads’ whereby society needs to move beyond trusting emerging technologies and focus on deploying them in ways that benefit society. That’s the message espoused this week by Unisys Corporation’s chief trust officer Tom...
Posted On 22 Jan 2019
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Complexity heralds return of ‘back to basics’ approach for information security professionals

It appears that many organisations will begin the New Year by reviewing their security infrastructure and taking a ‘back to basics’ approach to information security. This is according to the latest in a series of social media polls conducted by Infosecurity Europe 2019. Asked...
Posted On 22 Jan 2019