400%-plus increase in lost laptops at Ministry of Justice across last three years

Apricorn has announced findings from Freedom of Information (FoI) requests submitted to five Government departments focusing on the security of devices held by public sector employees. According to Apricorn, it emerges that the Ministry of Justice lost 354 mobile phones, PCs,...
Posted On 17 Dec 2019

Clearswift Survey: “Board members at odds with management on level of GDPR compliance”

New research conducted by data security company Clearswift has shown that Board members are more confident than management about their particular organisation’s ability to comply with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in time for the 25 May deadline set by the...
Posted On 23 Jan 2018
Helen Down: Director of StaySafe

Walking the Fine Line Between Safety and Privacy

Whether we use it for navigation purposes when heading to business meetings or for checking-in at our favourite restaurant, GPS has become a big part of our everyday lives, writes Helen Down. Ten years ago, carrying around a GPS receiver in your pocket would be unimaginable...
Posted On 29 Mar 2016
Tyco Security Products' Illustra Pro IP Mini-Dome camera

High performance IP Mini-Domes bolster Illustra portfolio for Tyco Security Products

Tyco Security Products has introduced Illustra Pro IP Mini-Dome cameras in both 3 and 5 Megapixel resolutions that deliver “exceptional video quality and performance” for end users across various lighting conditions. The 3 Megapixel Illustra Pro vandal-resistant IP...
Posted On 15 Sep 2015
London is no longer the biggest hotspot for thefts of electronic devices

“Leicester leapfrogs London as UK’s electronic device theft capital” states ViaSat FoI research

A series of Freedom of Information requests initiated by security and communications specialist ViaSat has revealed that, while London represents the lion’s share of such thefts in the UK, a thief is more likely to steal electronic devices in Leicestershire or the West Midlands...
Posted On 28 Aug 2015
BLOC Hotels has been working closely with SALTO to devise forward-thinking security solutions

SALTO and BLOC Hotels’ smart phone innovations herald UK’s first keyless hotel

In the competitive – not to mention crowded – world of hospitality, standing out from the competition and convincing both business and leisure travellers that you have something different to offer can be a tough ask for hotel companies. BLOC Hotels has managed to do...
Posted On 16 Jul 2015

Honeywell expands Performance Series IP NVR range with eight and 16-channel models

Honeywell has expanded its range of Performance Series IP embedded network video recorders (NVRs), giving end user customers more flexibility when designing customised IP video systems. Now available in eight or 16-channel models, the embedded NVRs are compatible with Honeywell’s...
Posted On 14 Apr 2015