INTERPOL-Europol Conference Calls for Global Response to Cybercrime

Cyber experts from law enforcement, the private sector and academia recently gathered in Singapore to devise strategies for promoting the global cybersecurity agenda. With cybercriminals using increasingly sophisticated methods and technologies to carry out their illicit activities, the 6th INTERPOL-Europol Cybercrime Conference focused on the most pressing cyberthreats today and in the future, which include attacks against the financial and government sectors, the rise of ‘cybercrime as a service,’ denial of service (DNS) attacks, and business e-mail compromise scams. Under the theme of ‘Globalized efforts to tackle cybercrime,’ the three-day…

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QNAP® Integrates with Dahua Technology

QNAP® QVR Pro, the next-generation surveillance solution featuring the QVR Center central management software and QVR Guard failover protection, is now compatible with an additional 88 models of Dahua Technology’s Eco-savvy 3.0, WiFi 265 and H.265 PTZ series network cameras. QNAP has worked with Dahua Technology to provide users with greater choice and compatibility in deploying a comprehensive surveillance solution. Dahua’s Ecosavvy 3.0 network camera series can deliver real-time 4K video streams at 15 fps, providing security applications with impressive range of smart detection features. Dahua’s WiFi 265 series supports…

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If You Feel Different, You Drive Different

The National Safety Council applauds the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration campaign, If You Feel Different, You Drive Different, and its goal to curb impaired driving crashes. Despite decades of education and enforcement, nearly 10,000 people are lost each year to alcohol-impaired driving. Now, with the country’s opioid epidemic and several states approving medicinal and recreational marijuana use, impairment on their roads is an even more complex issue. Drivers must understand that alcohol impairment begins with the first drink, and marijuana use affects both decision making and reaction time. Additionally,…

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Hikvision Achieves FIPS 140-2 Certification

Hikvision has achieved a U.S. Government Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) 140-2 certification, marking another important milestone in its cybersecurity program. Hikvision’s encryption module (HIKSSL) received level 1 FIPS 140-2 certification to be used in both IP cameras and NVR products. FIPS 140-2 is a U.S. government encryption standard created by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), which is a division of the U.S. Department of Commerce. Used by federal government agencies in the U.S. and Canada, FIPS 140-2 is also widely used in regulated industries such as…

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