INTERPOL Digital Security Challenge

Do you know how to protect your webcam from being hacked? Would you know if a cybercriminal was using your printer to carry out cyberattacks? While most of us are aware of the dangers that cybercriminals can pose to our computers and mobile phones and take steps to protect them, we seldom consider how these threats can affect the growing number of Internet vc connected devices we use in our daily lives. The ‘Internet of Things’ All devices which can connect to the Internet – collectively called the ‘Internet of…

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Security Considerations for Code Signing

Recent security-related incidents indicate the need for a secure software supply chain to protect software products (also referred to as code) during the development, build, distribution, and maintenance phases. Of particular concern is provisioning and updating software that plays a critical role in platform security. A wide range of software products including firmware, operating systems, mobile applications, and application container images must be distributed and updated in a secure and automatic way to prevent forgery and tampering. An effective and common method of protecting software is to apply a digital…

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Traditional Switch Port Security

With Cybersecurity becoming an increasingly important factor in designing modern Ethernet networks, ComNet have launched an industry first edge security feature that is both simple, secure and easy to configure and use. The ComNet exclusive Port Guardian feature has the capability to physically disable a port if unauthorized access is detected. The value in Port Guardian comes in situations where network intrusion is attempted by disconnecting an IP addressable device at the edge to connect to the network. When Port Guardian senses this disconnect, an SNMP notification is sent to…

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Synology Strengthening NAS Portfolio in India

Synology® the global leading provider of network attached storage (NAS), IP surveillance and network equipment solutions, forays into India market with the rollout of its cutting-edge series of NAS solutions in the country. With a proven history of transforming the way users manage data, perform surveillance, and manage the network in the cloud age, Synology has set new benchmarks in the enterprise IT space, leveraging latest technologies and unprecedented innovation coupled with an exceptional customer service. The company has announced strategic partnerships with both online as well as offline channels…

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Banker’s Legal Guide to Deal with Phishing Scams and Cyber Crimes in India

Online banking has revolutionized banking transactions whereby money could be transferred at a single click. It has been a time saver and has been an extremely convenient method to undertake commercial transactions. However, it has led to litigations against banks as well, as with online banking also come phishing emails. Phishing emails in these cases are those which purport to have been sent by the bank with the look and feel of a legitimate email. They ask the user to enter their username and password to reconfirm their accounts, with…

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Top Video Surveillance Trends for 2018

Demand for professional video surveillance cameras has been growing quickly and is forecast to continue growing in 2018. It is estimated that less than 10 million surveillance cameras were shipped globally in 2006, which grew to over 100 million in 2016, and is forecast to make over 130 million during 2018. Despite this increase in demand, the average price of cameras and other video surveillance equipment will continue to fall quickly. As a result, IHS Markit forecasts that in terms of US dollar revenues the world market for video surveillance…

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Biometrics at the ATM

In the quest to secure our identity in an increasingly connected digital world, biometrics is flourishing throughout the globe. According to a TechSci Research report, India’s biometrics market is projected to grow at a CAGR of around 31% during 2016 – 2021. Government, banking & finance, energy & power, and consumer electronics are the key end user segments where deployment of biometric systems is witnessing an increase, and this trend is expected to continue over the next five years. In many banking services markets, biometrics is successfully authenticating millions of…

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FSIE 2018 : Brings the Entire Fire Safety & Security Industry to Bengaluru

The second edition of the leading trade event for fire safety and security – Fire and Security India Expo (FSIE) is to be held at Bangalore International Exhibition Centre (BIEC) in Bengaluru during 22-24 February 2018. The fair will witness over 150 leading brands displaying their technological advancements, and products and solutions catering to the wide demand of the industry. With over 10,500 square metre of exhibition space, FSIE 2018 will have live product demonstrations along with conferences and workshops addressing key topics related to fire safety and security. Buyer-seller…

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