Supply chain disruption is believed to be the fastest-growing threat to businesses
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Supply chain disruption viewed as fastest-rising threat in BCI’s fourth annual Horizon Scan survey

According to the fourth annual Horizon Scan survey published by the Business Continuity Institute (BCI) in association with BSI, cyber attack is presently the top threat vector as perceived by today’s businesses. Supply chain disruption is reported as being the...
Posted On 18 Feb 2015
Peter Houlis: Managing Director of 2020 Vision Systems
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Why Professionalism is Paramount

The changing face of the discipline, an evolving modern threat landscape and rapid technological advancements in systems drive the need for moving security from being an industry sector towards a recognised business profession. Peter Houlis charts exactly why, after 40-plus years...
Posted On 10 Feb 2015
CCTV is once again the fulcrum of a major industry debate
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Installation and maintenance “crucial” to CCTV’s effectiveness states the BSIA

The British Security Industry Association (BSIA) has responded to forthright comments made by UK Surveillance Camera Commissioner Tony Porter QPM LLB about the effectiveness of CCTV cameras in England and Wales. In an interview on BBC Radio 5 Live, Porter reinforced the value...
Posted On 06 Feb 2015
The Information Commissioner’s Office upholds information rights in the public interest, promoting openness by public bodies and data privacy for individuals
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ICO report helps Victims Services Alliance organisations meet data protection challenge

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has published a new report highlighting how organisations attached to the Victims Services Alliance are looking after individuals’ information in compliance with the Data Protection Act. The Victims Services Alliance (VSA) is a...
Posted On 22 Jan 2015
The Security Institute has been instrumental in raising significant funds for the PTSD Resolution charity
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The Security Institute helps to raise over £28,000 for Chairman’s Charity PTSD Resolution

The Security Institute is delighted to announce that it helped raise the amount of £28,795.79 for its Chairman’s Charity PTSD Resolution during 2014. The organisation raised £14,177.53 at various Institute events last year. In addition to this amount, The Security Institute also...
Posted On 19 Jan 2015