- Bill Would Strengthen Airport Security Outside TSA-Screened Areas
The Secure Airport Public Spaces Act, introduced earlier this month in the U.S. Senate, would allow airports to use Federal Aviation Administration passenger facility charge funds collected on airport …
- Eight St. Louis Police Departments Join Forces for Body Camera Grant
More police and resident interactions in St. Louis will be captured by body cameras by the end of the year as eight area police departments jointly landed a $400,000 federal grant to equip about 260 o …
- Statewide School Security Assessment Underway in Tennessee
The first-ever state review at all 1,800 schools in Tennessee is underway.
- Most Emergency Physicians Report Hospitals Not "Fully Prepared" for Disasters, Mass Casualty Incidents
Nine in 10 emergency physicians responding to a new poll say that in the past month, they have experienced shortages or absences of critical medicines in their emergency departments.
- Why People are 'Password Walking'
A recent study of 61 million leaked passwords from Virginia Tech and Dashlane uncovered troubling password patterns.
- Six Questions to Ask When Selecting Surveillance Systems for Harsh & Rugged Environments
Choosing a security system can seem complicated, particularly when factoring in the different environmental conditions to which a camera can be subjected. It’s important to take environmental factors …
- An Introduction to ONVIF
If you’re new to ONVIF, or if you haven’t had the chance to keep up on ONVIF’s progress, this is the primer for you.
- Proscreen 900™ – Portable, High-Throughput Screening for Mass Casualty Weapons by Metrasens
Proscreen 900 is the latest innovation in magnetic detection, aimed at improving screening for mass casualty weapons.
- Chicago Transit Authority to Add 600 HD Surveillance Cameras
More than 600 new high-definition security cameras will be added to the Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) rail system in an effort to modernize and increase safety, announced Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel. …
- How Hackers Rob Banks
Positive Technologies released a new report, Bank Attacks 2018, detailing that banks have built up formidable barriers to prevent external attacks, yet fall short in defending against internal attacke …
- Dubuque Schools, City Seek to Link and Share Security Camera Feeds
Officials in Dubuque, Iowa, are considering linking security camera networks owned by the city of Dubuque, Dubuque County and Dubuque Community Schools with the goal of helping first responders during …
- Chinese School Uses Facial Recognition to Monitor Student Behavior
Surveillance cameras installed in the front of the classroom would record students’ attentiveness and facial expressions. Behaviors are analyzed in six categories: reading, writing, listening, s …
- White House Eliminates Security Council Cyber Adviser Role
The White House eliminated the position of cybersecurity coordinator on the National Security Council this week. The post was central to developing policy to defend against increasingly sophisticated …
- Is Your Enterprise Ready for the Coming Pandemic?
How do enterprise security professionals ensure that if the worst should happen, they can sustain their operations indefinitely to ensure the safety of those they are called to protect? …
- Product Spotlight: High-Definition and Megapixel Surveillance
Want to reduce your camera count without sacrificing coverage? High-megapixel or HD surveillance cameras are the way to go.
- Ultra 4K HDCVI Camera Series from Dahua
The Ultra 4K HDCVI camera series from Dahua leverages existing coax infrastructure to deliver forensic-level images, data and audio over long distances.
- O8B6M & O8D6M IP Cameras from Speco Technologies
These IP cameras from Speco Technologies (available in dome and bullet housing) record in 4K resolution, and they save up to 50 percent more bandwidth and storage with H.265 compression. …
- Wisenet P Series from Hanwha Techwin America
This multi-sensor, multi-direction Wisenet P series of cameras…feature four imaging sensors that can be independently positioned to provide a wide surveillance area on spaces of interest. …
- Turbo HD Technology from Hikvision
The TurboHD technology from Hikvision can transform analog video into high-quality, HD surveillance using existing coaxial cable and other wiring, providing a cost-effective way to upgrade video quali …
- IP4000i, IP5000i and IP6000i Cameras from Bosch
These cameras from Bosch now have Essential Video Analytics built in as a standard feature.