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Wed, 2017-03-08 12:01 PM

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NEW YORK March 7, 2017 When people talk about safety on college campuses, it's an unfortunate fact that many people's minds jump straight to active shooter scenarios. While such deadly incidents...
Mon, 2017-03-06 12:19 PM

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LANCASTER, CA March 3, 2017 Contemporary Information Corporation™ (CIC™), the nation’s premier background screening provider, has announced that their eviction and criminal data is updated every 24...
Wed, 2017-03-01 05:23 PM
NICOSIA, Cyprus Feb. 28, 2017 Japan's "My Card" social security and tax identification card is already used by a third of the Japanese population. "My card" has been introduced by the Japanese...
Thu, 2017-02-23 08:18 AM
MONTRÉAL Feb. 22 2017Genetec Inc. (“Genetec”), a leading provider of open-architecture, IP security solutions today announced that Boise Airport (BOI) has recently overhauled its security...
Thu, 2017-02-23 07:59 AM

Ekin

Ekin Technology, building up safe cities in different countries of the world, introduced its latest facial recognition technology at the 20th European Police Congress, organised by the newspaper...
Wed, 2017-02-22 06:44 AM
NICOSIA, CYPRUS Feb. 21, 2017 FSTech has shortlisted AU10TIX BOS for the "Anti-fraud or Security Strategy of the Year" award category (See: http://www.fstech.co.uk/awards/shortlist17.php). Winners...
Wed, 2017-02-15 09:56 AM

Kephart

WASHINGTON Feb. 13, 2017 Former 9/11 Commission border counsel and Special Counsel to the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee, Janice Kephart of Identity Strategy Partners, LLP, today releases the...
Wed, 2017-02-15 09:42 AM
AMSTERDAM Feb. 10, 2017 – Boarding quickly and easily without showing your boarding pass or passport is the goal of the biometric boarding trial in operation at Schiphol Airport. Involving KLM, the...
Fri, 2017-02-10 04:22 AM
HILLSBORO, OR Feb. 8, 2017 SureID, Inc., the leading provider of trusted identity solutions, announced today the launch of the SureID Certified Edge TM vendor management solution, a way to transform...
Wed, 2017-02-08 09:45 AM

Kelly

By Steve BittenbenderEditor, Government Security NewsHomeland Security Secretary John Kelly appeared before a Congressional panel Tuesday to discuss President Trump’s recent executive orders on...
Mon, 2017-02-06 07:49 AM
WASHINGTON Feb. 3, 2017 A new independent identity strategy consultancy firm announces its formation, Identity Strategy Partners, LLP (IdSP). Designed to fill a critical niche in technical and policy...
Wed, 2017-01-25 08:19 AM
JERICHO, NY Jan. 24, 2017 Intellicheck Mobilisa, Inc. (NYSE MKT:IDN), an industry leader in delivering real-time threat identification and identification authentication that provides the "antivirus"...

Company News

Dubai, January 17 - Morse Watchmans will showcase the latest in key control and asset management technologies and products at Intersec 2016, taking place January 17-19, 2016 at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre. The company’s exhibit provides attendees from the Middle East and around the world with the opportunity to see, touch and hear about the latest product introductions and enhancements for its flagship KeyWatcher® Touch system, including new language features in Arabic.
Austin, TX, January 13 - HID Global®, a worldwide leader in secure identity solutions, has identified security 2016 trends to watch based on its deep insights gained from top customers across numerous markets, along with pilots and deployments of the company’s latest solutions with forward-looking partners and end-user organizations worldwide.  HID Global’s broad industry perspective has positioned the company to pinpoint five key developments that it believes will have the greatest impact during this year on identity and access management, citizen identification and the Int
Paris, France, January 5 - Morpho (Safran), the world leader in security and identity solutions, announced today that its MorphoWave™ Desktop contactless fingerprint scanner has been certified by the US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), for meeting the Personal Identity Verification (PIV) Image Quality Specifications standard. The FBI certification validates that the high quality images produced by the MorphoWave Desktop are equivalent to other contact single-finger scanners, and are suitable for a full range of use cases.
San Jose, CA, January 5 - A number of factors, including high-quality new products, a customer-centric approach to security, new customers and updates to its SAFE software suite, combined to make 2015 a very good year for Quantum Secure, now part of HID Global, a worldwide leader in secure identity solutions.  
Santa Clara, CA, January 4 - SecuGen, a world leading optical fingerprint device and technology vendor, is pleased to announce that it will be showcasing the UN20 Serial™, a stand-alone high performance, low cost, optical fingerprint sensor at CES 2016 from January 6th to 9th.  Developers are invited to come by SecuGen’s booth, number 21733 in the South Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center to see a demonstration of this revolutionary new OEM fingerprint sensor. The UN20 Serial will be released in Q1 2016.  
Palo Alto, CA, December 23 - Qylur Intelligent Systems, an intelligent systems company based in Silicon Valley, today announced that Dr. Erroll Southers, managing director of counter-terrorism and infrastructure protection from TAL Global, will be joining Qylur's advisory board. Southers is an internationally recognized expert on counter-terrorism, homeland security, aviation terrorism, school safety, and infrastructure protection.
Vancouver, BC, December 16 - Viscount Systems, Inc., a software company specializing in physical and logical security solutions, today announced its Viscount Systems Certified Channel Partner  Program. The initiative is designed to help system integrators expand business opportunities and revenue growth through the delivery of Viscount access control and security management solutions.
Austin, TX, December 8 - HID Global®, a worldwide leader in secure identity solutions, has received an order from the U.S. government for the redesign, manufacture and supply of the country’s Permanent Resident Card – commonly known as the “Green Card.” The $88.3 million agreement marks the company’s largest government contract to date, extending a nearly two-decade relationship for another five years. The agreement expands production to include the manufacture and supply of additional government documents that will be enhanced with RFID technology for improved fraud protection.
 

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