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Mimecast research finds 75% of organisations in UAE saw an increase in impersonation attacks

Josh Douglas

Third Annual State of Email Security Report Reveals a Major Increase in Targeted Attacks Like Impersonation Fraud, Spear Phishing and Business Disrupting Ransomware. Mimecast a leading email and data security company, has unveiled its third-annual State of Email Security report. The report includes insights from 1,025 global IT decision makers, including the UAE. As cyber-criminals…

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Doha Metro embarks on an historic journey

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Qatar Rail’s soft launch this week of its brand-new Doha Metro a year early bodes well for the nation’s ambitious mega-project The ‘preview service’ of Qatar’s new urban transit rail features air-conditioned, trains travelling at 100 km/h between gleaming stations designed to evoke traditional tents and mother-of-pearl and marks a major milestone on track for…

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New user interface makes Net2 accessible from any location, on any device

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Paxton has launched a new web-based user interface for its market-leading access control system Net2. Net2Online makes Net2 accessible from any device with an internet connection, giving users ultimate flexibility and ownership of the system – wherever they are. It comes as a free feature with Paxton’s Net2 Pro software. This ensures Net2 Pro is…

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R&M Enables Istanbul Airport to be Securely Digitised

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Cabling from R&M connects thousands of cameras, card readers and the data center with 90,000 connections installed in the first section of the airport As some of the world’s most advanced and secure facilities, airports rely heavily on the latest IT systems. A great deal of pioneering work in this field is being carried out…

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Security teams require more advanced tools to deal with influx of threats

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The modern threat landscape calls for security teams to remain alert to a wide range of hazards – both physical and cyber. New technology has had a catalytic effect on cybercrime, with hackers increasingly crossing the boundary into the physical security sphere due to the digital vulnerabilities of the likes of access control systems. The…

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ESET Partners with Alphabet’s Chronicle

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ESET, a global leader in cybersecurity, have announced it has partnered with Chronicle, an Alphabet company, to provide essential validation on security incidents and alerts within Backstory. Chronicle’s global cloud service where companies can privately upload, store, and analyze their internal security telemetry to detect and investigate potential attacks. ESET’s partnership with Backstory will provide…

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Milestone Systems annual report: Increased investments and solid growth

Lars Thinggaard

  The 2018 results reflect substantial investments in people, innovation and the open platform community Milestone Systems delivered significant and satisfactory financial results in 2018. The Group’s net revenue increased to DKK 934 million from DKK 881 million in 2017, while the operating income (EBIT) grew to DKK 195 million from DKK 171 million. In…

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Raytheon win $399m defence contact with the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia until 2021

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Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems, Woburn, Massachusetts, has been awarded a firm-fixed-price, cost-plus-incentive-fee contract in the amount of $399,437,066. The contact is to provide long lead hardware procurement and manufacturing, systems engineering and program management, obsolescence and reliability updates, maintenance planning, facility design support, country support and common software development to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia…

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SIA awards major digital services contract to Version 1

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The Security Industry Authority (SIA) has awarded a major digital services contract to Version 1.  The IT service provider will take over support for STeP, the SIA’s online licensing system, in May 2019. Version 1, which was established over 20 years ago, specialises in digital and Cloud services. It has a 1200 strong team with…

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