Hikvision Insight events to focus on GDPR and cybersecurity

Following on previous Hikvision Insight events, held in October 2017, the video surveillance giant is organising a second series of events taking place across the UK and Ireland in March 2018. Read More

The GDPR and physical security systems: convergence challenges, steps to compliance and more

With the GDPR coming in to force from 25 May, Genetec gathered a panel of experts to offer advice on how to comply with the new, tougher regime. Here’s what we learned – plus a talk on hacking the Wiegand interface. Read More

Data-driven surveillance and the privacy-security balance: ‘Question Time’ insights from Tony Porter, Lord Paddick and more

The “Orwellian” deployment of video surveillance systems in Abu Dhabi was among the topics discussed by a panel including Surveillance Camera Commissioner Tony Porter and Lord Brian Paddick on Wednesday. Read More

Advent IM launches MyDataProtectionOfficer with GDPR looming

MyDataProtectionOfficer aims to help businesses and organisations that lack the resources to have a dedicated data protection officer (DPO), or are simply looking for a cost-effective, flexible alternative route to compliance. Read More

“Regulatory regimes are proliferating, becoming more complex”: Bonnie Butlin on data protection

Bonnie Butlin, who topped the security management category in our Top 50 influencers in security & fire 2017, on global data protection regimes, the elevation of security and cybersecurity up the global list of priorities, the hurdles facing organisations as the GDPR looms, and the role of automation in data handling. Read More

WATCH: Countdown to GDPR – Risks and opportunities for video surveillance operators

Images captured by video surveillance cameras often feature personal data, so anyone involved in the operation of network cameras and the processing, storage or retrieval of surveillance images needs to be prepared for the new regulatory regime. Read More

Carphone Warehouse fine – one of the biggest-ever dished out by ICO – could be 79 times higher under GDPR

The smartphone retailer will be grateful that the breach occurred prior to enforcement of the GDPR, which comes into force in May of this year. Read More

Watch: The top 5 security news stories on IFSEC Global in 2017

Merry Christmas everyone. Here’s a video rundown of the most read security news stories on IFSEC Global this year. Below […] Read More

GDPR, CCTV data, public/corporate security: The Genetec Cybersecurity Roadshow in London

Modern surveillance technology delivers unprecedented and growing volumes of data. How can public safety agencies and enterprises best harness and protect this data – especially with the GDPR looming? Genetec is exploring these and related issues at a forthcoming roadshow. Read More

Watch: CCTV signage – How to avoid GDPR penalties

Unsure about what signage is required and where to position it? Here's a useful guide - written and on video - on CCTV signage. Read More

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