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Netflix film The Great Hack raises serious questions about data privacy issues
Last weekend a group of privacy advocates and experts gathered in the U.S. Capitol Visitors Center to discuss issues highlighted by The Great Hack documentary.
Are we being watched? Concerns over govt surveillance on Australians
"For the government to suggest this is anything other than blanket surveillance of the Australian population is ridiculous."
UPDATED: Orvibo & Arlo smart home products patched to prevent attacks
The security of smart home devices is once again under the spotlight this week, as two different device manufacturers come under fire for major vulnerabilities.
Swann's Wi-Fi Floodlight Security System dazzles intruders on the spot
There’s nothing quite like scaring off unwanted prowlers on a property with powerful LED floodlights.
Axis: How artificial intelligence will impact security
AI systems are able to analyse huge amounts of data, which is advantageous when an employee has to review hours of surveillance images.
Amazon puts a 'Ring' on smart home surveillance
Ring’s slick products and marketing have certainly helped it to become synonymous with security systems like video doorbells, security cameras, floodlights, and smart home security automation.
Hands-on review: D-Link DCS-2802KT Wire-Free Camera Kit
Burglaries are seemingly a fact of life. For the most part they are committed by faceless people who invade your space and go unnoticed. D-Link make it possible for you to interact with these folks on a deep, meaningful and personal level.
D-Link’s latest 5-megapixel surveillance cameras
The two cameras have been designed with robustness and durability in mind and are able to withstand a range of adverse conditions.
German firm’s camera platform could monitor your mood
MOBOTIX and Konica Minolta are developing a platform for camera networks that will allow AI-powered surveillance of people and places.
Hands-on review: Swann Wi-Fi Series indoor and outdoor security cameras
Swann’s range of Wi-Fi Series security cameras provide solutions for both indoor and, more interestingly, outdoor video surveillance.
Milestone: How video management software improves access control
Integrated solutions like this are particularly useful in busy industries such as mining, energy and logistics.
France grants first approvals for automated surveillance UAVs
France’s Directorate-General for Civil Aviation (DGAC) has given approval for the first fully-automated surveillance drone to be operated in France.
GCSB welcomes Inspector-General's report on intelligence warrants
Intelligence warrants can include surveillance, private communications interception, searches of physical places and things, and the seizure of communications, information and things.
Security cameras – a latent botnet network?
In a comparison of 16 indoor and outdoor IP surveillance cameras, researchers found only one well-protected device.
Hands-on Review: D-Link DCS-8525LH security camera
D-Link provides a professional video surveillance solution at a consumer price.
Exclusive: AI leading the way in the evolution of video security
This is being driven, in part, by a recent evolution in processing power, allowing analytics to keep pace with the influx of data.
Think like a burglar: The keys to better home security
Some of us are a laidback and trusting bunch - and many of us don't have a home security system.
Biometric Mirror: The AI that can detect attractiveness and personality from your photo
The AI displays 14 different characteristics including gender, age, ethnicity, attractiveness – and even weirdness and emotional stability.
MOBOTIX announces new range of video surveillance cameras
MOBOTIX MOVE also is the first MOBOTIX camera range with motorised varifocal lenses, high-speed mechanical Pan-Tilt-Zoom and Speed Domes.
Keep your employees on task with cloud-based desktop surveillance
Controlio is a cloud-based surveillance system that tracks web and application usage on Windows PCs.
Western Digital announces product line geared for AI-powered video surveillance
According to IDC, the amount of big data exabytes generated by surveillance solutions is expected to grow by 25% per year through 2021.
SecuriThings unveils two-click deployment to protect IP cameras
Hacked security cameras can suffer severe performance degradation and become unable to communicate properly when needed.
When AI goes rogue - a look into its possible futures
Today’s computers are inherently insecure so they’re a poor choice for high-stakes machine learning systems and AI, according to the EFF.
Hills inks A/NZ distie agreement with Dahua to bolster security offering
Hills says the new agreement will allow them to compete across all security markets, from low cost to enterprise level solutions.