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Are our CCTV and access control systems under attack?

Over the years CCTV, access control and many other physical security systems have changed significantly and now largely rely on a buildings network to function, therefore providing a new set of threats. Cyber security is gradually increasing in its importance … Continue reading

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3 months later, what are the GDPR implications on surveillance and security

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) became active on 25th May 2018 and arrived with mixed messages, leaving slight confusion within the security industry. Having researched opinions across multiple industries, clarity is still needed by many security and surveillance professionals … Continue reading

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CCTV and remote surveillance technology

Antron Security provide bespoke CCTV and remote surveillance, have been doing so for over 28 years and are trusted by many businesses in and around London to keep their people, customers and property safe and secure. We provide CCTV, remote … Continue reading

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Access control credentials trends – past, present and future

Access control systems are constantly changing both on handheld devices and in the physical environment. Let’s have a look at how access control systems have changed from the simple lock and key over the years and where it appears to … Continue reading

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Why have a business continuity plan?

According to research carried out by small business insurer Direct Line for business, within the last 2 years in the UK over 550,000 businesses have been forced to halt trading for one reason or another. The average cost of keeping … Continue reading

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Creating the right security culture within your organisation

Security culture has not kept pace with the threat landscape. A modern dependence on technology has ensured organisations and individuals know how crucial security is and how it must be embedded into an organisation, however a quick glance at the … Continue reading

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Cyber Security within smart buildings

  Digital technology is impossible to avoid in all areas of our lives now. Whether you carry it in your pocket, your bag, use it at work, at home or it is used to control aspects of a building which … Continue reading

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Burglaries on the rise in London – Police urge businesses to improve security

In March 2018, 38 burglaries were reported to the police, this is more than any one-month period over the 12 months prior. London’s Fleet Street sits at the top of the City’s burglaries hotspots, accounting for 4.5% of London’s overall … Continue reading

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Hikvision have designed a ‘Thermal Bi-spectrum bullet camera’ with the ability to detect fires before they happen

Hikvision, have launched yet another impressive piece of technology with their new Thermal Bi-spectrum bullet camera with built in advanced fire detection technology. The new camera, model DS-2TD2615-7/10 camera is cost-effective and will prove beneficial in protecting the immediate perimeter … Continue reading

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Hikvision launches ground-breaking face recognition terminals

Hikvision, the worlds largest supplier of video surveillance products and solutions have launched a variety of innovative face recognition terminals. Deep-learning algorithms are embedded within the Hikvision face recognition terminals to enable access control, improve building operations, manage workforce and … Continue reading

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