Pushing AI to the Edge Horizon Robotics claims to be a leading technology powerhouse of embedded Artificial Intelligence.  The company provides integrated and open embedded Artificial Intelligence solutions of high performance, low power, and low cost.  Their website states “We equip smart cameras and cars with “brains”, turning them into intelligent […]

Artificial Intelligence Embedded in a Camera


Many would argue that the most important part of any electronic physical security system is the network on which the system resides. The switches, adapters, converters, and other network devices, not to mention the network installation and configuration techniques, will have a significant impact on the performance and usability of […]

The Importance of Networks in Electronic Security System Design


What is security awareness anyway, and should we care?   Guest Contributor: David Dunmore, IT Security Trainer     Let’s start by deciding what we mean by ‘Awareness’ and ‘Security’ in this context. Wikipedia defines awareness as: the state or ability to perceive, to feel, or to be conscious of events, […]

How to Teach Security Awareness



“It’s all about data for Pelco now,” said Stuart Rawling, Director of Segment Marketing at Pelco by Schneider Electric, when he sat down with Brilliance Security Magazine’s Steve Bowcut to discuss Pelco’s new data-centric paradigm.  Stuart cited the “visionary” leadership of their new CEO, Jean-Marc Theolier, as the driving force behind this bold […]

Pelco’s Data-Centric Paradigm – a closer look


If you are not in the anti-fraud business you may not have given much thought to the difference between online CNP (Card Not Present) transactions and swiped (card present) transactions.  If you are an online merchant this difference likely keeps you up at night. If a fraudulent CNP transaction is […]

CNP Expo – Where Anti-Fraud Professionals Go To Circle the ...


Apache Struts is a free, open-source, MVC framework for creating elegant, modern Java web applications. It favors convention over configuration, is extensible using a plugin architecture, and ships with plugins to support REST, AJAX and JSON. Unfortunately, unpatched Apache Struts was the point of entry for hackers who stole 145 […]

Apache Struts and Equifax – What the Experts Have To ...



Guest Contributor: Samuel Bakken, Senior Product Marketing Manager, VASCO Data Security Mobile app developers at DeveloperWeek 2018 were asked: “Is mobile app security important to you, and if so, what are you doing about it?” Most developers readily agreed that security is important. However, when pressed for more detail, many […]

Time to Raise the Bar on Mobile App Security


Guest Contributor: Dr. Spincer Koh, Gorilla Technology Cybercrime is on the rise, and asset protection is of increasing global importance. According to McAfee and the Center for Strategic and International Studies, it’s estimated that global cybercrime costs soared to an estimated $600 Billion. As enterprise security races to transform itself to […]

The Future of Cybersecurity is Convergence


UPDATE: As if to validate the point made by the experts in the below post, Twitter announced, since this article posted, that all Twitter users will need to reset their passwords.  A “bug” somewhere internally was storing user passwords in plain text, without encryption. Twitter says no signs of misuse or breach, […]

Today is World Password Day and National Day of Prayer; ...



Video data requires stringent logical and physical protection to ensure compliance and reduce unauthorized breaches “Security leaders are challenged with capturing high levels of video data and ensuring that data is protected, secure and available when needed,” said David Siles, vice president of business development, HyTrust, a leading cloud workload security […]

Video Data Security – Providing High Levels of Data Protection


Kwikset® is a recognization name to anyone that has ever purchased a residential lockset.  You see their products in all the home improvement and hardware stores.  What you may not know, however, is that Kwikset offers a full line of high-tech programmable locks for the residential market.  This product update […]

Kwikset Product Update


ObserveIT, the leading insider threat management provider with more than 1,700 customers around the world, today released a study, commissioned with Ponemon Institute, that uncovered the direct and indirect costs associated with insider threats. Here are some key findings and expert comments. https://www.observeit.com/cost-of-insider-threat/ 

Research from Ponemon Institute and ObserveIT Reveals Insider Threat Incidents ...



Recently, FortiGuard Labs uncovered a new python-based cryptocurrency mining malware that uses the ETERNALROMANCE exploit, and they have dubbed it “PyRoMine.”  Originally reported on the Fortinet Blog, this malware is particularly malicious in that it “not only uses the machine for cryptocurrency mining, but it also opens the machine for […]

What are the Experts saying about PyRoMine?


Guest Contributor: Greg Hetrick, Marketing Manager for PCSC For the past few decades, physical proximity cards were standard issue. Businesses assigned plastic cards to employees and visitors and cards opened doors where permission was granted. Cards were lost, stolen, and no one was sure the person using the card matched […]

Mobile Credentials for the Masses


Mandate Requires Electronic Submission of Drug Master Files Using Trusted Digital Certificates Time is running short, and the rush is on for organizations that transact with the FDA to get trusted digital certificates for all individuals working on their behalf.  Starting May 5th, the FDA will require all drug master file submissions […]

FDA Digital Certificate May 5th Compliance Deadline Looms



Italy-based dealer to offer 360- and 180-degree product range to customers LONDON, May 17, 2018 – Oncam, the leading provider of 360-degree video capture and business intelligence technology, announced today it has partnered with BDF Sicurezza Latina to provide the company’s full suite of products to Italy as the country’s first Oncam […]

Oncam Announces Strategic Partnership with BDF Sicurezza


Arteco NEXT now supports full range of Wisenet security and retail analytics applications St. Louis, MO, May 17, 2018 – Arteco, a global provider of event-driven intelligent video management solutions, announced today that it has expanded its long-standing partnership with Hanwha Techwin to enable comprehensive management of the entire range of Wisenet devices […]

Arteco and Hanwha Expand their Partnership to Support Hanwha Techwin’s ...


Tailored sessions provide actionable advice for attendees at the intersection of e-commerce, fraud prevention and payments Orlando, FL – May 16, 2018 – CNP Expo® 2018, the only event of its kind dedicated to the intersection of  e-commerce, fraud prevention, software, mobile, retail and payments, has officially kicked off its annual event. […]

CNP Expo® 2018 Kicks Off with Nearly 30 Percent Increase ...



Ideal Video Doorbells for Renters Now Available on Indiegogo SUNNYVALE, Calif. – May 16, 2018 – Arbor, the creator of the world’s most advanced video doorbell, today announced the launch of its Indiegogo campaign. Consumers can now pre-order the Arbor Video Doorbell which offers the future of home security in an all-in-one device. […]

Arbor Launches Premium Video Doorbell, So Simple It’s For Everyone


Industry’s only authentic application security cyber range training will enable developers and security professionals in the financial services industry to stop hackers in their tracks by building more secure code Wilmington, MA – May 16, 2018 – Security Innovation, a pioneer in software security assessment and training, today announced that as part […]

Attendees of FS-ISAC Annual Summit Will Learn to Defend Against ...