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Cranbury, NJ, July 7 – Iris ID, a provider of iris biometric technology, has announced its iCAM7100 time and attendance solution has been installed at the Ingenio Azucarero Injiboa sugar mill, in San Vicente, El Salvador. The privately owned company is one of the Central American country’s largest sugar mills.
ASSA ABLOY IP-enabled Campus Access Control Locks with HID Mobile Access support win 2015 Commercial Integrator BEST Award
New Haven, CT, July 7 – ASSA ABLOY IP-Enabled Campus Access Control Locks with HID Mobile Access support have been named a winner of the 2015 Commercial Integrator BEST Awards.
Paris, July 8 – Arkoon Netasq, a subsidiary of Airbus Defence and Space and a cyber security provider, has announced the launch of a new version of its protection solution for workstations and servers, “Stormshield Endpoint Security.” This version, which consists of two new modules – “Full Control” and “Full Protect” – was developed with the aim of providing better protection for workstations, servers and terminals for all organizations targeted by cyber threats.
Guidance Software launches “Channel First” initiative in its Global Partner Program to accelerate worldwide delivery of endpoint detection and response solutions
Pasadena, CA, July 6 – Guidance Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: GUID), a provider of Digital Investigations, has announced enhancements to its Guidance Software Global Partner Program that will expand upon earlier programs to enable worldwide delivery of endpoint detection and response technology, training and support.
Secure Channels Bring-Your-Own-Encryption (BYOE) allows confidence and control over sensitive data and security
Irvine, CA, July 7 – Secure Channels, the technology innovators, has announced Bring Your Own Encryption (BYOE), which allows users to individualize and "personalize" data to prevent back door access and data mining by any non-legal third party. BYOE enables the customer to control and own encryption keys which personalizes their data with orders of magnitude more secure than all known commercial encryption methods leaving them free from relying on highly targeted and vulnerable 3rd party providers.
Newark, CA, July 7 – Morpho (Safran), through its subsidiary Morpho Detection, has announced a contract assigned to its local partner Segtec by Mexico airport operator Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste (ASUR) for 14 CTX™ explosives detection systems (EDS).
By Steve Bittenbender
A former high ranking U.S. Coast Guard vice admiral became the sixth person to lead the U.S. Transportation Security Administration over the weekend, and his arrival comes at a time of great scrutiny against the agency responsible for ensuring passenger and cargo safety against terrorism and other threats.
Peter Neffenger took the oath of office on Saturday and was formally welcomed at TSA’s Arlington, VA headquarters Monday by Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson.
A special center at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, the first Center of Excellence established by the Department of Homeland Security, has been looking at ways that DHS employees can make better decisions in the field and analyzes economic impacts of security-related decision making.
United Kingdom, July 6 – A new type of sensor, which is much faster than competing technologies used to detect and identify hidden objects, has been developed by scientists at the University of Warwick.
San Diego, CA, June 30 – CyberFlow Analytics, an emerging provider in the cyber security market with its Security Behavior Analytics solution, has announced it is partnering with MaxMind to enable geolocation for cyber breach activity in the enterprise and Industrial Internet of Things (IoT). Enterprises must be able to track behavioral anomalies not only between devices but also between internal and external locations as part of their cyber security practice.