Cyber Security

Mercury MP Controller Fact Sheet

Mercury is based in Long Beach, Calif. Mercury was founded in1992, and was acquired by HID in 2017.
For over 30 years, Mercury has partnered with OEMs and Fortune 500 companies to develop and refine access control systems for reliability and longevity. Mercury has the largest installed base in the industry, with over 5 million authentic Mercury controllers sold to partners worldwide.

Securing the Future: The Role of Veterans in Cybersecurity

In today’s digital age, the importance of cybersecurity cannot be overstated. As cyber threats become more sophisticated, the need for skilled professionals to protect critical information and infrastructure is paramount. Veterans, with their unique training and experience, are perfectly positioned to meet this demand. AllegiantVETS helps service members transition into cybersecurity roles by facilitating their acquisition of essential credentials and certifications.

ISC West 24 Reveals Pain Points of Video Surveillance Retention and How LTO Data Tape with Cozaint’s Marcia is Part of the Solution

The International Security Conference held its annual west coast trade show in Las Vegas on April 10 -12. ISC West is the premier showcase for the latest innovations and solutions spanning a broad range of security technologies for security professionals, system integrators, manufacturers and consultants. This year’s expo featured some 700 exhibitors and more than 35,000 eager attendees who crowded the aisles and booths and created long lines everywhere. In a nutshell, the show was red-hot with lots of cool stuff to see and learn about.

i-PRO Appoints Gerard Figols as Chief Product Officer

i-PRO announced that it has appointed Gerard Figols as the company’s Chief Product Officer (CPO). With a career spanning over 17 years in the physical security industry, Figols brings a wealth of global experience and strategic vision to his new role. In his most recent position as President of i-PRO EMEA and i-PRO APAC, Figols demonstrated exceptional leadership in driving the company’s growth and success in these markets.

Interface, Cradlepoint, and LPF offer insider’s look into the future of security operations

As retail crime continues to evolve in scope and sophistication, an increasing number of retailers are focused on protecting their staff by deploying advanced technologies and augmenting their teams with expert security monitoring. According to the latest NRF survey, a substantial 46% of retailers have responded to increased security needs by ramping up their reliance on third-party security solutions.

Z-Wave Alliance Announces Support and Compliance with Latest Cybersecurity Labeling Programs for IoT Devices

The Z-Wave Alliance announces full support of the latest cybersecurity labeling programs for IoT and connected devices. In conjunction with the Z-Wave Alliance Summit & Unplug Fest 2024, the Alliance today announces that the Z-Wave protocol security framework meets, and in some cases exceeds, the regulations and requirements set forth by the recently announced U.S. Cyber Trust Mark.

Axis Raises The Bar on Cybersecurity to Provide Wide-Ranging FIPS 140-Compliant Products to Government Customers

Axis Communications announces plans to expand the number of network physical security products certified to FIPS 140 under the Federal Information Processing Standards. This move will improve the cybersecurity postures of Axis customers that must meet the FIPS 140 certification, specifically in the government and critical infrastructure sectors.

Quanergy and Viakoo Partner to Deliver Industry Leading 3D LiDAR and Service Assurance and Cyber Hygiene Solution

Quanergy Solutions and Viakoo have announced a new partnership here at ISC West 2024. The companies unique partnership provides a seamlessly integrated solution that combines the power of Quanergy’s 3D LiDAR detection, tracking, and classification technology with Viakoo’s industry proven service assurance and cyber hygiene solutions for physical security and IoT systems.

Axis Raises the Bar on Cybersecurity to Provide Wide-Ranging FIPS 140-Compliant Products to Government Customers

Axis Communications announces plans to expand the number of network physical security products certified to FIPS 140 under the Federal Information Processing Standards. This move will improve the cybersecurity postures of Axis customers that must meet the FIPS 140 certification, specifically in the government and critical infrastructure sectors. FIPS is widely recognized as state-of-the-art security standards issued by the National Institute of Standards & Technology (NIST)

Moms in Security Announces Exclusive Fundraising Event Following Wallflowers Concert at ISC West 2024

On Wednesday, April 10, 2024, at 7:30 p.m. (PST), the not-for-profit organization Moms in Security will host an exclusive Speak Easy party and fundraiser, following The Wallflowers’ concert in the Venetian Ballrooms, during ISC West 2024. Once attendees have registered for the private event, they will receive additional details, including its location. The Speak Easy party will benefit Moms in Security Global Outreach (MISGO), the arm of Moms in Security dedicated to providing technology resources to law enforcement and crusaders in the rescue of human trafficking victims.

Attend FREE December 19th VSS Tech Talk: Protecting Critical Infrastructure With Layered Cyber-Physical Security Solutions

Virtual Security Showcase, the professional security industry’s first online multi-vendor educational Tradeshow experience established in 2020, has opened free registration for the next VSS Tech Talk. Protecting Critical Infrastructure with Layered Cyber-Physical Security Solutions, scheduled for December 19th from 2-3 PM EST. Attend this informative on-line event where a panel of cyber-physical security experts will discuss the latest technology innovations and trends being deployed globally to protect critical infrastructure.

Interface Shares Best Practices to Fight Retail Crime

According to the National Retail Federation’s (NRF) latest National Retail Security Survey, retail crime represented $112.1 billion in losses in 2022. To bring attention to this crucial issue, October 26 has been designated as ‘Fight Retail Crime Day’. In support of the NRF’s initiative, Interface Systems offers retailers best practices to fight retail crime. As retail crime continues to evolve in scope and sophistication, so do retailers’ prevention efforts. When asked about resource allocation to address today’s risks, over half (53%) of NRF survey respondents said they have increased their technology and software solution budgets in the past year.

New Genetec Research Shows Cybersecurity Concerns Continue to Rise Among Physical Security Professionals

As October brings cybersecurity awareness month into the spotlight, new research conducted by Genetec reveals that cybersecurity remains a key concern for physical security experts. Based on insights from over 5,500 physical security leaders from around the world, the research shows that while organizations are putting in place new processes to protect themselves, the level of concern about potential cyber threats continues to increase.

AU10TIX Global Identity Fraud Report Pinpoints Economic Recovery and Inflation as Drivers of 44% Surge in North American Organized ID Fraud

AU10TIX released its Q2 2023 Global Identity Fraud Report. Drawing insights from millions of transactions processed in 249 countries from April to June 2023, the report identifies emerging regional and industry-specific patterns of ID fraud. Most notably, there has been a 44% increase in organized ID fraud in North America compared to preceding quarters. This upsurge is believed to be driven by the ongoing economic recovery and inflationary pressures, particularly in the US market, which are emboldening professional ID fraud syndicates.

IDIS Video Tech Comes Out Top in Public Demonstration of Cybersecurity Measures

IDIS video technology’s industry-beating reputation for robust cybersecurity was given a further boost last month in a series of ethical hacking attempts at the ESS+ International Security Trade Fair in Bogotá, Columbia, which attracted over 15,000 visitors and 150 exhibitors. IDIS was one of only three vendors willing to submit their technology for a public Video Security Product Hacking event and defeated all attempted attacks.

Next-Generation Hybrid Threats That Push Corporate Security to Its Limits

Every company is vigilant in preparing for and staying aware of the many cybersecurity risks in the modern world, and will undoubtedly have a variety of measures in place to protect against online attacks. Unfortunately, some attack vectors are less well-known or expected because they combine the physical and the digital. One example is physical mail, which can contain digital devices that pose a threat to cyber security.

Logistics Facilities Around the World Turn to Boon Edam Secured Entry Solutions to Enhance Cyber-Physical Security

Boon Edam continues to reinforce their position as the preeminent provider of secured entry solutions for the logistics industry with thousands of successful deployments around the globe.Boon Edam’s comprehensive lineup of secured entry solutions is proven to be effective in preventing unauthorized access to high-security areas, mitigating theft and liabilities, while maintaining compliance and reducing costs related to supervised labor, energy conservation, and more.

LenelS2 Recognized for Cybersecurity Achievements

LenelS2 has achieved three key accomplishments demonstrating its commitment to cybersecurity. The company has attained compliance with the NIST SP 800-53 cybersecurity standard, had its Elements™ cloud-based solution accepted into the Cloud Security Alliance’s (CSA) Security, Trust, Assurance, and Risk (STAR) Level 1 Registry, and has been selected as a winner of the Global InfoSec Award by Cyber Defense Magazine. LenelS2 is a part of Carrier Global Corporation (NYSE: CARR), global leader in intelligent climate and energy solutions.

Vector Flow Showcases New Science of PIAM and SOC Automation at ISC West 2023

Vector Flow is demonstrating its powerful range of automation solutions at ISC West 2023, March 29-31 in Las Vegas. Most notably, Vector Flow is highlighting the new science of Physical Identity Access Management (PIAM) automation wherein organizations can autonomously manage individual identities over the entirety of their lifecycle under one platform.

Sielox Answers the New Imperative for Access Control with Advanced Layered Security Solutions at ISC West 2023

Sielox is unveiling several new product and business initiatives alongside their extensive range of pre-emptive layered physical security solutions at ISC West 2023 in booth 12109. Among them, the announcement of a new exclusive partnership with Kterio that brings a never-before-seen level of integrated system control and management to the physical security and building management markets.