Information security profs to gather for RSA Conference in Abu Dhabi
UAE – RSA Conference, the world’s leading information security conference and exposition, has announced the agenda for RSA Conference 2016 Abu Dhabi, which includes a broad spectrum of sessions and workshops. The Conference will be held from 15-16 November 2016 at Emirates Palace Hotel. RSA Conference 2016 The post Information security profs to gather for RSA Conference in Abu Dhabi appeared first...
UK’s Paxton Access uses Net2 with biometrics to simplify security at large London school
CASE STUDY UK – With a brand new, state-of-the art building at Westcombe Park, in London, and a fully redeveloped facility at Maze Hill, The John Roan school in the UK required an improved and upgraded access control solution. They turned to leading access control and The post UK’s Paxton Access uses Net2 with biometrics to simplify security at large London school appeared first on SSN-Gulf.
Bosch Security Systems looks to India for boost
INDIA – Bosch Security Systems is looking at harnessing big business opportunity by manufacturing 25% of products and achieving 5% of its total global revenues from India by 2020. “The Indian Security market has matured greatly from what it was a decade ago. There has been The post Bosch Security Systems looks to India for boost appeared first on SSN-Gulf.
New Fujairah jetty enhances security of oil supply
UAE – The Very Large Crude Carrier (VLCC) jetty, which was opened in Fujairah last week, is expected to help the UAE and other Gulf countries supply oil securely to the rest of the world without going through the Strait of Hormuz which can sometimes be affected The post New Fujairah jetty enhances security of oil supply appeared first on SSN-Gulf.
Guest comment by Darkmatter: The hack of Yahoo accounts, and the 700 days it took to be discovered
By Eric Eifert, Senior Vice President – Managed Security Services, DarkMatter On Thursday, 22 September 22, 2016, Yahoo confirmed that hackers stole the personal data associated with at least 500 million Yahoo accounts. Details including names, passwords, email addresses, phone numbers and security questions were taken The post Guest comment by Darkmatter: The hack of Yahoo accounts, and the 700 d...
Inaugural Biometrics ME Conference to highlight new advances
Government authorities and banks across the GCC are heavily investing in Biometrics technologies to combat growing security threats in the region. Implementing ID technology is also a top priority because it is critical in order to reduce crime, detect fraud and control borders effectively. Recent Biometrics The post Inaugural Biometrics ME Conference to highlight new advances appeared first on SS...
Top regional security award for Gulf Air
BAHRAIN – Bahrain’s national carrier Gulf Air said one of its senior executives has received top recognition at the National Security Middle East Conference & Award 2016 held recently in Abu Dhabi, UAE. Dr Jassim Haji, the director of Information Technology at Gulf Air, was honoured The post Top regional security award for Gulf Air appeared first on SSN-Gulf.
VMS segment captured 67% of market revenues in KSA’s electronic security market
KSA – Saudi Arabia is the leading revenue generating country in electronic security market among 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 The post VMS segment captured 67% of market revenues in KSA’s electronic security mark...
India’s banks step up security after serious ATM misuse
INDIA – Banks in India are beefing up security of cards and ATM networks amid fears that customer data might be possibly misused by fraudsters, according to reports by Times of India. Yes Bank’s ATM network has been audited following concerns over fraud attempts through a private player’s network The post India’s banks step up security after serious ATM misuse appeared first on SSN-Gulf.
du Cyber Security Conference in October to address cyber security concerns, top expert panel on board
UAE – du has announce its third Cyber Security Conference, which will be held on 9 October 2016 at Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai. The event this year will bring together eminent national, regional and international personalities and businesses, and will address cyber security threats as an incumbent urgency The post du Cyber Security Conference in October to address cyber security concerns, top expert p...