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BPL Global appoints Anna Morgan as legal director of political risk insurance broker

BPL Global, the credit and political risk insurance (CPRI) broker, has announced the appointment of Anna Morgan as the business’ new legal director. Armed with over eight years of in-house banking experience, Morgan will work closely with the Claims Department and wider BPL...
Posted On 03 Feb 2020
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IDIS introduces line-up of bullet and dome cameras featuring on-board analytics

IDIS has launched a powerful line-up of Edge VA bullet and dome cameras featuring on-board analytics that will “transform” the efficiency of security operations in retail, banking and busy commercial settings. The new cameras build on the power of IDIS Instant Meta Filtering,...
Posted On 20 Jan 2020
Wisenet QNF-8010
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Hanwha Techwin further expands affordable Wisenet Q H.265 camera line-up

The three new Wisenet Q cameras recently introduced by Hanwha Techwin offer cost-effective and real-life practical solutions for a diverse range of applications. *Wisenet QNF-8010 6 MP mini fisheye camera: Just 99 mm wide and 40% smaller than its predecessor, the Wisenet QNF-8010...
Posted On 09 Jan 2020
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Testing Times: The CBEST Scheme and Simulated Cyber Attack Scenarios

CBEST is the Bank of England’s intelligence-led cyber adversary simulation framework, used for testing systemically critical financial organisations through simulated cyber attack scenarios based on real-world threats and risks. As Owen Wright explains, a CBEST exercise lasts...
Posted On 08 Jan 2020
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Qognify’s Umbrella lowers total cost of ownership for video surveillance end users

Qognify – the technology solution provider for physical security and enterprise incident management solutions – has launched Umbrella. The new web-based management platform leverages significant cost savings for end users by managing large distributed video surveillance systems...
Posted On 07 Jun 2019
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Institute of Risk Management professionals identify key risks on horizon for 2019

Cyber security, Brexit, geopolitics and financial market fluctuations are among the chief concerns for businesses voiced by some of the UK’s leading risk experts as they look ahead to 2019. Senior members of the Institute of Risk Management (IRM) have identified key risk areas...
Posted On 15 Jan 2019
Dr Sandra Bell
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Resilient Organisations Make Hay When The Sun Shines

Supply chain risk is often thought of only in terms of how the failure of such chains could disrupt a given organisation’s day-to-day operations. In the modern and interconnected world, localised operational disruptions, often caused by relatively mundane incidents such as...
Posted On 12 Dec 2018
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‘Deter, Detect, Impede’: Safeguarding Organisations and Individuals from Kidnap

There’s no doubt that kidnapping remains one of the most frightening crimes that could happen to an individual, writes the Blackstone Consultancy. The term kidnapping covers a broad range of related crimes, with each case differing in its objective, degree, severity and...
Posted On 07 Nov 2018
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Sophisticated criminals cause 350%-plus increase in Contact Centre fraud attacks from 2013-2017

Pindrop’s Voice Intelligence Report 2018 suggests that voice fraud has intensified and is on the up. Between 2016 (one in 937 calls) and 2017 (one in 638 calls), the overall voice channel fraud rate increased by 47%, continuing on the upward trend from last year’s 113%...
Posted On 24 Sep 2018
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UK financial institutions “unaware” of third party risks posed by open banking

Identity and access management solutions specialist Bomgar has launched its 2018 Privileged Access Threat Report. The global survey explores the visibility, control and management that IT organisations in the US and Europe have over employees, contractors and third party vendors...
Posted On 06 Jun 2018
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