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What exactly is a safe city? How does the industry work with government and emergency services to deliver safer, secure and sustainable cities?

Key elements of a Safe City include:


Why FACE-TO-FACE events are good for better business

Why FACE-TO-FACE events are good for better business Thinking of exhibiting at IFSEC International 2018 but not sure, take a […] Read More

Why do exhibitors like Secure Logiq Ltd keep coming back to IFSEC

Thinking of Exhibiting at IFSEC International 2018? Discover what keeps Secure Logiq Ltd coming back to the world’s most dedicated […] Read More

Why are hospitals such a major target for hackers?

The NHS was hit by the wave of ransomware attacks - dubbed WannaCry - last year and other hospitals around the world have been targeted. Why are they such a popular target and what can they do about it? Read More

Dame Hackitt urged to introduce ‘duty holder’ role to increase accountability

The National Fire Chiefs Council (NFCC) has called for a duty holder with responsibility for fire safety to be introduced […] Read More

NHS is “not alone” in its inertia post-WannaCry, says cybersecurity chief

“The Public Account Committee’s report into the NHS WannaCry cyber-attack highlights a lack of preparedness for attacks of this nature, but the NHS is not alone in this,” said Andrew Beckett, managing director of Kroll’s cyber security and investigations division. Read More

WATCH: 5 shocking weapons found by US airport security

A throwing star, a grenade on wheels and, of course, lots and lot of guns - a few things featured in this video showing a sample of the smorgasbord of dangerous items taken through US airport security. Read More

Fire Safety must not be disregarded in quest for energy efficiency, says EU

The EU’s decision to urge member states to consider fire safety in new buildings and those being renovated sends a strong signal that energy efficiency must not come at the cost of fire safety. Read More

Genetec launches AutoVu Flexreader for hardware-free ANPR capabilities

The new AutoVu Flexreader from Genetec provides supported IP video surveillance cameras with automatic number plate recognition (ANPR) capabilities and can be added to an existing Genetec security system without the need to buy ANPR hardware. Read More

CSL CEO Ed Heale on the need to keep innovating and creating new revenue streams for installers

IFSEC Global sat down with Ed Heale, CEO of CSL, the market-leading provider of secure connectivity for M2M/IoT devices, to […] Read More

UK and US on alert for critical infrastructure attacks in wake of “sustained” Russian cyber offensive

The UK and US are concerned that Russia is laying the groundwork for further cyber-assaults on critical infrastructure after Moscow was accused of mounting a “sustained” attack on Western targets. Read More