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Mon, 2016-04-18 10:36 PM
AUSTIN, TX (PRWEB) APRIL 18, 2016 Accio Data has added consent-based Social Security number verification (CBSV) services for the background screening industry, including consumer reporting agencies (...
Mon, 2016-04-18 01:05 AM
KENNETT SQUARE, PA, March 22, 2016—The Tri-M Group, LLC announced the release of the Mobile Surveillance Trailer [MST]. The MST-Series [Mobile Surveillance Trailer] is mobile, compact, rugged...
Thu, 2016-04-14 09:35 PM
In response to the growing demand for safety awareness on campuses nationwide, the University of San Diego has released SafetyCheck, a bundle of powerful safety features in the USD Mobile App and...
Thu, 2016-04-14 09:19 PM
DALLAS, April 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- COPsync, Inc. (NASDAQ: COYN), which operates the nation's only law enforcement in-car information sharing and data communication network and the COPsync911™...
Thu, 2016-04-14 08:28 PM
By Adam Boone, CMO, Certes NetworksThe Panama Papers leak may have been the work of an insider or an external hacker; news reported today suggests it could have been an external hacker. But in either...
Thu, 2016-04-14 02:55 AM
LAS VEGAS, April 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- OmniVision Technologies, Inc., a leading developer of advanced digital imaging solutions, and HiSilicon Technologies Co., Ltd., a leading chipset solution...
Thu, 2016-04-14 02:12 AM
BREA, CA (PRWEB) APRIL 13, 2016 - T3 Motion, Inc. (OTC: TTTM), the leader global leader in the design and delivery of electric vehicles and tactical technology to the law enforcement, military, and...
Tue, 2016-04-12 10:11 PM
MONTRÉAL, April 12, 2016—Genetec Inc. “Genetec”, a leading provider of open-architecture, unified IP security solutions today began shipping the new version of its Turnkey Network Security Appliance...
Tue, 2016-04-12 12:16 AM
The Security Industry Association (SIA) named TIGER by LYNX TFG Ltd. (http://www.lynx-tfg.com) as Best New Product in the 2016 New Product Showcase at ISC West on April 6.With TIGER, any mobile...
Thu, 2016-04-07 11:38 PM
TORONTO, April 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - In the wake of the March 22 Brussels attacks, the latest terrorist event to strike Europe, Ingle International is highlighting the importance of the duty of care...
Wed, 2016-04-06 08:51 PM
WALLINGFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Two leading public safety technology innovators, Mutualink and Rave Mobile Safety, have partnered to enable faster real-time communication and information sharing...
Wed, 2016-04-06 08:42 PM
Plustek Security, a leading manufacturer of embedded surveillance management devices, announced today it will launch its new MiniONE mobile solution at ICS West in Las Vegas on April 6-8, booth #1045.

Commentary and Opinions

The collection of information generated from the online activities of citizens, by both private and public interests, has become so widespread and pervasive that it has prompted several social commentators to label today’s digital-defined culture as “The Surveillance Age.” The moniker is an apt one, in part given the fact that nearly every sovereign state with the means is conducting high-tech surveillance programs, a practice that is considered by most to be integral to national security and ensuring the safety of the state and its citizens.
By Jonathan LewisData breaches occur more often than we realize, and affect everyone from consumers to municipal governments. 
Government computing has undergone rapid change in recent years. Within the data center, multiple drivers are pushing cloud computing to the forefront, including technology policies such as “Cloud First” and general austerity mandates aimed at eliminating large infrastructure or asset ownership and management. Defense and military applications are also changing, as the applications that a warfighter utilizes at the tactical edge are becoming increasingly compute-intensive to enhance and extend combat cognition, efficiency and effectiveness.
Mobility, bring-your-own-device and telework policies pay off several times over. In addition to creating a work-life balance for employees with anytime, anywhere connectivity, the ability to go mobile can help to ease vexing budgetary constraints that many state and local governments will carry, once again, into a new year. With these benefits and a growing citizen demand for round-the-clock accessibility to government services and information, few will dispute that mobility presents a compelling value proposition for state and local governments.
 

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Millis, MA-based Kanguru Solutions, a manufacturer of secure IT storage solutions, has announced the ad...

Reston, VA-based Input, which specializes in government business, has unveiled new research detailing adoption trends for cloud computing, virtualization, service-oriented archi...

Rockville, MD-based Telvent reports that it is the first vendor selected to participate in a DHS superv...

Mobile Active Defense, LLC (M.A.D.) has announced the release of its patent-pending mobile firewall and contents filtering mecha...

GammaTech Computer Corp., a manufacturer of notebook and tablet computers, has introduced the newest member to its line of cost-effecti...

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Network Access Control and 802.1x - Advantages, Constraints and Capabilities

Written by distinguished security industry analyst Pete Lindstrom of Spire Security

The industry has been blurring the differences between 802.1x and NAC. Some believe that 802.1x is sufficient and similar enough to a full NAC solution to start down the path of implementation. What organizations often find is that the 802.1x story seems fairly simple and easy, but the deployment is much more difficult. This paper examines the fully 802.1x and NAC details such as:

    * What is 802.1x?
    * What important features are missing from 802.1x?
    * What alternatives exist to 802.1x and why?
    * What are the hidden costs associated with rolling out NAC?
    * How can commercial enterprises and government organizations benefit from NAC?

Narus

Narus, a leader in real-time traffic intelligence for protecting governments, service providers and enterprises, just completed its 2010 annual cyber security survey focusing on the United States. Sponsored jointly with Converge Network Digest and Government Secuirty News, the survey queried a cross-section of security professionals in a variety of industries, and revealed compelling details relating to cyber security concerns, opinons and expectations for protection against attacks. More...