Philip Ingram from Security News Desk and Security MiddleEast.com takes a look at Biometric vulnerabilities and fixes with some emerging biometric technologies including a unique authentication capability from iProov.
Saudi Arabia has remained one of the most promising fire safety markets in entire GCC region. In last few years, the market has enjoyed strong growth owing to growing construction market in the areas such as residential, retail, hospitality, public infrastructure, healthcare, and education. Also, with recent fire incidences and emergence of high rise buildings the need for advanced fire safety systems have surged in the country.
Topics: fire saftey market
Tim Compston, Features Editor at SecurityNewsDesk and Security MiddleEast.com reports that mobile and static camera systems, including those incorporating high-accuracy speed measurement, are becoming an increasingly important weapon for police forces to combat poor driver behaviour and excessive speed.
Tim Compston, Features Editor at Security News Desk and SecurityMiddleEast.com finds out more about security on board planes from the monitoring and protection of the cockpit door to tackling the issues like air rage and theft by baggage handlers.
Topics: Aviation Security
Saudi Arabia is the leading revenue generating country in electronic security market amongst all GCC countries. Led by factors such as increasing government security spending, rising public & private infrastructures, surging investments and growing IT infrastructure. Further, the market is also exhibited to increase due to growing IT spending and rising tourism in the country.
Topics: video surveillance systems
Tim Compston, Features Editor at Security News Desk and SecurityMiddleEast.com discovers that technologies like video analytics and thermal cameras are allowing potential tunnel fires and traffic- related incidents to be detected and dealt with in a timely manner.
The World Wide Web is an integral part of most peoples’ day to day lives, enabling business, social activity, entertainment, education, awareness and much more. With the growing Internet of Things (IoT) the only conclusion we can come up with is that it will continue to grow. Within the Security, Fire and Safety world we are seeing daily innovations that rely on Internet connectivity.
Tim Compston, Features Editor at Security News Desk and SecurityMiddleEast.com takes a closer at railway security in light of a number of high profile incidents.
The incident on a high speed train travelling from Amsterdam to Paris just over a year ago - which was thankfully thwarted by the actions of those on board - brought into sharp relief just how vulnerable rail passengers are in such confined conditions.
Tim Compston, Features Editor at Security News Desk and SecurityMiddleEast.com, speaks to Per Björkdahl, ONVIF Steering Committee Chair, about the growing profile of the global standardisation initiative for IP-based physical security products.
As a starting point, Björkdahl is keen to spotlight the fact that the newest access control specification from ONVIF has now been adopted by the global standards group - International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) - as its new standard for electronic access control systems.
Topics: physical security standards
Germany's Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere wants to introduce facial recognition software; Allevate and Facewatch have just launched a SaaS solution in Brazil. Philip Ingram with Security News Desk and SecurityMiddleEast.com looks at facial recognition back in the news.
Topics: Biometrics Security