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Cyber cold war and face recognition flaws: 7 cybersecurity predictions for 2019

A landmark court case where an employee and employer blame each other for a data breach is one of seven 2019 predictions from cybersecurity firm Forcepoint. The 2019 Forcepoint Cybersecurity Predictions Report also forecasts an intensification in state-sponsored hacking – dubbed a cyber cold war. Read More

State-sponsored espionage and sabotage to shape 15 cybersecurity threats to beware in 2019

The rise in state-sponsored cyber-attacks on critical infrastructure will continue its upward trajectory during 2019, according to a cyber threat intelligence firm that also forecasts that hackers will capitalise on GDPR, probe cloud security for vulnerabilities and expand use of 'multi-homed' malware attacks. Read More

The history and future of access control credentials

Access control systems are changing rapidly, both in a physical environments like schools and in terms of digital devices like […] Read More

Ransomware detections soar and banking Trojans, spyware, hijackers in vogue

The Malwarebytes Labs State of Malware report 2017 examines attack methods, malware developments, and distribution techniques used by cybercriminals last year. Read More

Access control leads growth in physical security market but video surveillance still dominates

For the second consecutive year, access control is the fastest growing sector in the global physical security industry, according to a comprehensive report from market research consultancy Memoori. Read More

8 trends in video surveillance for 2018

(Image: Axis Communications) When it comes to the accelerating pace of technological change – though that’s disputed – people often […] Read More

WATCH: 10 cybersecurity trends to expect in 2018

In 2017 we saw the emergence of Wannacry, NotPetya, Locky, GoldenEye, and Jigsaw. David Ferbrache, CTO in KPMG’s cybersecurity practice, has set out 10 trends we can expect to see in 2018. Read More

A brief history of the transformative effect of innovation on the physical security industry

From innovations in network cameras and CCTV lighting to intruder alarms, biometrics and shut-down rooms, Chris Perry of NVC Security charts the milestone innovations that have upgraded the modern security professional's arsenal. Read More

Smart cities are no longer a vision of the future; they’re already here thanks to cutting-edge surveillance infrastructure

With crime on the rise and terror threats against urban areas growing, improving safety in our cities and towns is […] Read More

CES 2017: The top 5 trends in security tech

IoT developers will literally put a computer chip in anything but the camera still reigns supreme for media coverage when it comes to security products. Read More



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