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Spotlight on the Evolution of Security Tech

AI-enabled security systems can adapt, learn and evolve to offer improved protection from attackers.

Throughout history, there have and always will be people who simply want to take what isn’t theirs. The desire to thwart burglars and keep the home safe and secure goes all the way back to before the ancient Romans, who used domesticised dogs and even geese to keep intruders and unwanted guests at bay. Today, we’re a long way from relying on geese to sound the alarm, with automated alarm systems and security cameras being the norm in households and businesses alike.

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Dahua Presents Cloud Ecosystem,Smart Future at CPSE 2017

Hangzhou, China - The 16th China Public Security Expo (CPSE 2017) officially opened on October 29th, 2017 in China Shenzhen Convention and Exhibition Center. The theme of Dahua’s exhibit was “Cloud Ecosystem, Smart Future”, presenting the fusion of cloud computing, big data, artificial intelligence, deep learning and IOT with security industry.

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China Breakthroughs: New technologies Give Hope to Missing Children's Families

Nothing can be more heartbreaking for a family than when their child goes missing. At first, they could be in denial assuming their loved one is temporarily lost and expect to find them soon. But as the minutes tick by and an hour or two later, the parents begin to panic.They realize it's no longer a joke as they may have thought the child was just hiding to be naughty and the longer it takes to recover the child, the more unlikely the kid can return safely home.

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Victims of Bad Rabbit Ransomware Might Have a Chance to Recover Their Data

Good news for all Bad Rabbit ransomware victims – technical Bad Rabbit ransomware analysis by Kaspersky revealed that the malware has several flaws allowing victims to recover their files for free.At first, it seemed that the updated variant of NotPetya is a polished data-encrypting virus that combines AES-128-CBC and RSA-2048 ciphers, but further analysis revealed that its source code actually contains a few mistakes.

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Dahua CPSE Press Conference - To Embrace the Era of AI

Hangzhou, China - Dahua Technology, a leading solution provider in the global video surveillance industry, held a new product launch & press conference in Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Shenzhen, one day before the grand opening of the 16th China Public Security Expo (CPSE 2017). At the press conference, Dahua Chairman, Mr. Fu Liquan, together with Dahua CEO, Mr. Li Ke, and Dahua VP, Mr. Michael Chen, Mr. Zhang Xingming, and Mr. Zhang Wei, held an in-depth dialogue with well-known industry experts, business elites and customers represented by Professor Jin Cheng, doctoral supervisor of Fudan University, Mr. Zhang Yu, CTO, IoT Department of Intel China and Deputy Captain Long Haiyong, command police brigade of the Traffic Police Detachment of Liuzhou City Public Security Bureau, Guangxi Province. They discussed about how to capitalise on the rise of artificial intelligence, which led to the thoughts of industrial ecosystem.

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Seagate Launches First Drive for AI-Enabled Surveillance

SkyHawk AI equips system installers, manufacturers and end users with smart, safe and efficient storage for always-on video surveillance

Singapore - Seagate Technology plc announced today its SkyHawk™ AI hard disk drive (HDD), the first drive created specifically for artificial intelligence (AI) enabled video surveillance solutions. Building on Seagate’s 10-year track record of delivering surveillance optimized storage performance, SkyHawk AI provides unprecedented bandwidth and processing power to manage always-on, data-intensive workloads, while simultaneously analysing and recording footage from multiple HD cameras.

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Increasing Concern for Security and Surveillance in Public Spaces is Projected to Flourish the Growth of Smart Camera Market in Near Future

The global smart camera market is segmented into sensor type such as CMOS (Complementary Metal Oxide Semiconductor) sensor and CCD (Charged Couple Device) sensor. Among these segments, CMOS sensor segment is expected to occupy the largest market of overall smart camera market. Further, the rise of the CMOS sensor segment is driving on the back of growing usage of CMOS sensor smart camera for surveillance purposes due to smaller size, low power consumption, faster frame rate and others. Moreover, easy installation and advanced monitoring features is also expanding the market of global CMOS sensor.

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Singapore Passport Gets New Security Features Makeover

The Singapore passport is getting a makeover, announced the Immigration and Checkpoints Authority (ICA) of Singapore on Thursday, October 26. This comes soon after the passport index by global financial advisory firm Arton Capital declared that the Singapore passport is at the top of the list of powerful passports in the world.

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Suprema Releases Biometric Access Controller for Centralised Systems

Suprema has released CoreStation, a biometrics-based intelligent access controller which provides advantages of biometric-enabled security over centralized access control systems.Designed for mid to enterprise-level systems, CoreStation can accommodate up to 500,000 users with rapid fingerprint matching speed of up to 400,000 matches per second.

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New Ransomware Linked to NotPetya Sweeps Russia and Ukraine

Just four months ago, a massive ransomware attack known as NotPetya ripped through Ukraine, Russia, and some multinational companies, infecting thousands of networks and eventually causing hundreds of millions of dollars in damages. Now, an apparent aftershock of that attack is reverberating through the region, as a new variant of that code locks up hundreds of machines and handicaps infrastructure.