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3.24M records were stolen, lost or exposed in India in 2017

Gemalto has released the latest findings of the Breach Level Index, revealing that 3.24 million records were stolen, lost or exposed in India in 2017 with 783% increase from 2016. Globally, 2017 was the...

Israeli University develops new smart camera technology

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) researchers have developed Light Invariant Video Imaging (LIVI) software technology that will significantly improve picture clarity in sub-optimal lighting and enhance object recognition. The new software will enhance...

An IIT grad’s little-known firm will now make bulletproof jackets for the Indian Army

The defence ministry has signed a Rs 639-crore contract with an Indian manufacturer for supply of bulletproof jackets, a move that is in sync with the Modi government’s ‘Make in India’ policy.These jackets will...

First Smart Fence along Bangladesh border in Assam is now operational

The first 'smart fence' pilot project to plug vulnerable gaps along India's borders has been rolled out in Assam on a riverine stretch with Bangladesh, the Border Security Force chief said. The project is...

UK consults on tougher building fire safety standards

The government is seeking views on the appropriateness of 'desktop studies', or assessment based on the results of previous testing, as a means of assessing the fire performance of external cladding systems and other...

Madurai police launch ‘locked house monitoring system’

Madurai City Police have launched a 'Locked House Monitoring System' (LHMS), under which the city police will install temporary CCTV cameras free of cost in the houses whenever the residents go out of town....

Hikvision reaffirms its market leadership with new product launches powered by AI Technology at...

Hikvision, the world's largest supplier of video surveillance products and solutions, successfully launched and showcased their latest technology and signature products during Secutech India. The latest SECONA Shield award wins in three categories reinforce...

CCTV cameras deployed to help Cape Town’s ShotSpotter programme identify shooters

The City of Cape Town has announced it would now use CCTV cameras in conjunction with ShotSpotter technology in a bid to identify shooters in areas where the system is installed. “It is hoped...

Centre, DIAL differ over security at IGI

Indira Gandhi International Airport is within “hyper-sensitive category” and is subjected to rigorous security audits, the Centre informed the Delhi high court. In a recent affidavit, the Bureau of Civil Aviation (BCAS) also told...

Hikvision partners with Sao Paulo Corinthians

Hikvision has agreed a partnership deal with the Corinthians, the São Paulo-based Campeonato Brasileiro Serie A football club. As part of the three-year deal, Hikvision will provide the 49,000-seat stadium with a security solution...