counter terror


WATCH: Fostering collaboration between the UK government and private security sector

The UK government has made efforts in recent years to harness the private security sector - both in terms of technology and expertise - to bolster public safety and national defence. IFSEC TV spoke to key figures at the Defence and Security Accelerator (DASA) and the Joint Security and Resilience Centre (JSARC) to find out more. Read More

The ethical and geopolitical implications of AI and machine learning

A panel of AI and security experts wrestled with the profound implications of AI and machine learning in the Keynote Arena at IFSEC 2019 recently. Read More

Converged Security in 2019: Highlights and Insights from IFSEC International

This free eBook explores the private sector’s role in counter-terror, how AI enhanced security at the 2018 FIFA World Cup and what installers/integrators needs to know about smart buildings – and much more. Includes quotes from IFSEC 2018 keynotes like ex-White House adviser Dr Pippa Malmgren, Interpol cybercrime director Silvino Schlickmann Jr and Met Police superintendent Nick Aldworth. Read More

AI video analytics from BriefCam triumphs in terror-attack simulation

The Massachusetts-based company won the Defence and Security Accelerator (DASA) Hackathon, which was sponsored by the UK government, by identifying a terrorist in less than two hours. Read More

Retailers urged to develop dynamic lockdown procedures

Businesses vulnerable to terror attack are being urged to consider access control systems that facilitate dynamic lockdown procedures – which quickly restrict access and egress to a site or building during a fast-moving emergency. Read More

Mass casualty training: Protecting passengers at London Luton Airport

Our sister site, SHP Online, caught up with London Luton Airport Fire station manager Paul Allen, to find out about a unique training course being run from the station to prepare staff on site how to deal with a potential terror attack. Read More

WATCH: Deal or no deal, Brexit seems likely to undermine border security

Labour MP Yvette Cooper has accused the Border Force chief and a top Home Office official of “not being straight” with MPs about the ramifications of a no-deal Brexit. This video examines some of the crime-fighting tools, bodies and agreements at stake as the UK inches ever closer to exiting the world's largest trading bloc without a deal. Read More

Roadside barriers: Choosing between concrete, plastic and MASS safety varieties

Roadside barriers are an essential part of road safety strategy, but with so many to choose from, how do you know which type is the best for your site? Read More

WATCH: TSA under fire for covert in-flight surveillance programme

Watch the video to find out why the US Transport Security Administration is being widely criticised by civil rights groups after a covert monitoring programme came to light in the US media. Read More

WATCH: Ex-Homeland Security chief Michael Chertoff on “multiplying” national security threats

IFSEC TV managed to catch up with Chertoff, also co-founder and executive chairman of The Chertoff Group, to hear more of his views on cyber, terror and other threats to homeland security. Read More



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