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New technology poised to change security cabling infrastructure forever

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New technology poised to change security cabling infrastructure forever

April 13, 2022Paul Ragusa, Editor

Robinson’s Engineering Consultants, LLC. (R.E.C.), in direct coordination with Pierre Bourgeix of Butchko•ESI, David Hess of Cord Data, and Robert Brennan of Sentinel Connector Systems, are unveiling a new cabling infrastructure solution that is poised to change forever the way the silicon and fiber worlds look at security and energy efficiency surrounding data transmission. As Brett D Robinson, Ph.D., President/Chief Design & Test Engineer for R.E.C. points out in a white paper on...

Brett D Robinson, Butchko•ESI, Cabling Infrastructure, Cord Data, Cybersecurity, David Hess, Pierre Bourgeix


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Gallagher named first manufacturer to achieve CAPSS 2021 standard

March 14, 2022SSN Staff

HAMILTON, New Zealand—Gallagher announced it is the first Security technology manufacturer to achieve the latest Cyber Assurance for Physical Security Systems (CAPSS) 2021 standard, with their Command Centre software and High Security Controller 6000. This latest approval demonstrates Gallagher’s leading the way in delivering high security solutions for governments in the Five Eyes alliance, along with providing critical national infrastructure sites confidence that Gallagher’s...

Cybersecurity, Cybersecurity Assurance Program, Gallagher


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Monitoring Matters

Is cyber the new modern warfare?

March 2, 2022Cory Harris, Managing Editor

For the past week, we have witnessed Russia’s all-out offensive on Ukraine that has resulted in the loss of nearly 2,000 Ukrainian civilians’ lives as I write this, and sadly, more to come. This conflict has been heartbreaking to watch unfold, to say the least. The pictures and videos of Ukrainian civilians, some as old as our grandparents and as young as grade-school children, being given weapons and getting trained to use them to defend their freedoms and fight off the Russian assault...

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Eagle Eye Networks high security standards validated with SOC 2 Type 2, ISO 27001 Audits

March 2, 2022SSN Staff

AUSTIN, Texas, AMSTERDAM, and BANGALORE—Eagle Eye Networks, a global leader in cloud video surveillance, announced it successfully completed the SOC 2 (System and Organization Controls) Type 2 examination, a rigorous security standard, which certifies that Eagle Eye Networks policies and procedures securely protect and manage customer data. The company also completed conformance with ISO 27001 security standards. The SOC 2 Type 2 audit evaluated internal controls over six months to ensure...

Cybersecurity, Dean Drako, Eagle Eye Networks


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CISA issues cybersecurity warning and guidelines for companies

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CISA issues cybersecurity warning and guidelines for companies

February 14, 2022SSN Staff

WASHINGTON—The U.S. Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Agency (CISA) issued a dire warning in addition to a number of guidelines and best practices for companies to follow amidst growing cybersecurity attacks and concerns here in the U.S. The initiative, Shields Up, provides a strategy for companies to reduce the likelihood of a damaging cyber intrusion; how to take steps to quickly detect a potential intrusion; ensure that the organization is prepared to respond if an intrusion occurs; and...

Cybersecurity, Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA)


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SSN Exclusive Q&A: Steve Bell, Gallagher CTO – Security

November 17, 2021Cory Harris, Managing Editor

NEW ZEALAND—Security Systems News recently caught up with Steve Bell, Chief Technology Officer – Security at Gallagher, a New Zealand-based manufacturer of integrated access control, intruder alarms, and perimeter security solutions. As a global security leader trusted to protect sites in over 130 countries, with more than 13,000 customers, Gallagher is a government-approved provider of security solutions for the United States, the United Kingdom, Australia, and New Zealand. Bell...

Access Control Technologies, Cybersecurity, Gallagher, Steve Bell


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SIA unveils program for 2021 Securing New Ground conference

October 25, 2021SSN Staff

SILVER SPRING, Md. – The Security Industry Association (SIA) has announced the 2021 agenda and speaker lineup for Securing New Ground (SNG), the security industry’s executive conference, taking place Oct. 28 as a virtual event. At SNG 2021, the security industry will gather for top-quality information sharing, networking and business analysis. This year’s Securing New Ground conference will drive industry trends and offer opportunities to connect directly...

Cybersecurity, Securing New Ground, Security Industry Association (SIA)


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Prepare for cybersecurity assessments from your customers

September 7, 2021Rob Simopoulos

PORTLAND, Maine—When a cyberattack occurs, it’s rarely an isolated occurrence. A single cybersecurity incident at one organization creates a ripple effect — impacting vendors, service providers, customers, and many others throughout the supply chain. Enterprise organizations now realize that their service providers — the smaller vendors they do business with every day — may be a potential weak link or even a gateway to a breach. Enter the vendor cybersecurity assessment...

Cybersecurity, Defendify, Rob Simopoulos


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On The Editor's Desk

The war on cyber …

August 25, 2021Paul Ragusa, Editor

There is one thing cybersecurity experts can guarantee … no sorry, it’s not invincibility against an attack! It is, unfortunately, an assurance that cyberattacks – in their many shapes, forms, sizes and intensity – will continue for the foreseeable future, ad nauseum! But that doesn’t mean we have to take it sitting down. The cybersecurity world, and security professionals as well, need to continue to do their part to stay one step ahead of these cybercriminals,...

Cybersecurity, Honeywell


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Legacy Systems: Rip and Replace or Keep Them Going?

Cybersecurity

Legacy Systems: Rip and Replace or Keep Them Going?

August 25, 2021Antoinette King

The present state of digital dependency is often referred to as Industry 4.0. This next phase industrial revolution includes reliance on automation and data exchange for systems to operate efficiently, to provide business intelligence, and for national security intelligence. Some of these systems include cyber-physical systems, commercial and consumer Internet of Things (IoT), and the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). This latest industrial revolution sits on the heels of the “Digital...

Antoinette King, Credo Cyber Consulting, Cybersecurity, Legacy Systems


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