Unfortunately, the technology that will soon allow your car to exchange information with other vehicles has one glaring weakness: Like any other computer-controlled wireless communication system, it can be hacked.
Category: Security Hardware and Technology
The tools of the security trade are advancing at an extraordinary pace. We take a look at the latest security hardware and software, from malware and cyberattack detection to cameras to motion sensors. These articles will help you determine what gadgets may be best for your security strategy—and what will fit your budget.
From its introduction, some 20 years ago, IP technology has gained wide acceptance in certain sectors of security. Now it is headed in the direction of becoming the standard in all physical security applications.
One of the most popular features of IP video technology today is motion detection. IP video systems provide powerful controls for detection and motion recording.
Can current field facial recognition technology allow you to rapidly enroll or verify and geo-locate targets of interest/information from a compact mobile wireless device, SLR camera, or video, and receive near instant results from the facial biometric scans? The short answer is yes with the caveat that the program needs to be well thought-out, properly […]
There is hidden value in security systems that many users do not tap into which can offset the cost of the initial investment in IP security equipment.
Security and IT departments continually evaluate where new physical security system technology fits into their organization. Right now, cloud-based applications are under the most scrutiny to determine if they are a practical security option before placing the technology on a network.
Whether you are unlocking your smartphone or tablet with a press of a thumb or scanning your face to verify your identity, the public is becoming increasingly comfortable with biometric technology.
Converged systems support the goal of having one centralized point of command and control. Backward and forward compatibility plays a major role in bringing together critical functions from a wide scope of devices and solutions that deliver safety, convenience, cost-effectiveness, and energy efficiency.
Leading security system providers team up to secure the 2017 Little League Baseball World Series with the latest video and access control technology.
Maintenance on security equipment can get ignored until those devices fail—and often under the worst circumstances. It’s critical to schedule maintenance and stay vigilant for any needed inspections, adjustments, or repairs, even on newly installed equipment.