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EURODAC adds photos & obtains fingerprints & photos of EU refugee minors age 6 yrs+, crucial to help identify & trace over 10K missing children, establish family links & assist in preventing sexual and labor abuse from human traffickers & smugglers (Courtesy of YouTube)

10K Missing Kids: EU Database Adds Photos for Asylum Seekers (Videos)

It will be easier for migration and asylum authorities to identify persons entering or staying irregularly in the EU, under new rules informally agreed with EU Council. Updated rules aiming to reinforce...
World's first AI powered multi-step bio-metric authentication platform Creates personalized CYBER CLONE, thru a multi-step bio-metrics ecosystem that acquires a unique biological code to create a digital clone of the person, a bio-intelligent digital key/password that guarantees with a very high degree of accuracy the identity of the person.

‘Global Body Data Clone’ to Secure Global Blockchain/Crypto Exchanges

RJ. HILTON, a multinational company specializing in next-generation cyber secure interoperable ecosystems for Fourth Industrial Revolution technologies, Internet of Artificial Intelligent Things (IoAIT), and Blockchain and Cryptocurrency technologies, will be launching...
SCOT™ is a standalone remote, portable, self-sufficient security observation tower designed to expand an organization’s security reach instantly. RAD’s unique Power System allows SCOT™ to be quickly placed virtually anywhere for short- or long-term deployments with zero investment/planning in any supporting infrastructure. SCOT is equipped with the latest AI technologies - allowing it to deliver guarding services at a fraction of the cost than any human or automated solution on the market.

RAD SCOT Recognized by BUILDINGS for Money Savings Award (See Video)

Robotic Assistance Devices' latest cloud-based artificial intelligence-powered security solution the Security Control and Observation Tower (SCOT™), a competitor in the 2018 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, has been chosen by BUILDINGS Magazine...
In every emergency there is too much at stake to be delayed at the gate. SOS Silent, a competitor in the 2018 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, is saving lives, money and time.

Is Your Gated Community Equipped to Avert Disaster? (Learn How, Video)

Chris Clingan died from his wounds on June 16, 2013, after waiting nearly 10 minutes for first responders to save his life. The 22-year-old man was stabbed repeatedly by his roommate inside...
Acuant continues to strengthen IP and offer best in class identity proofing solutions

Acuant Wins ID Doc Image Verification Patent (See Video)

Acuant, a global provider of identity verification to instantly reduce fraud, has been awarded U.S. Patent No. 9,916,327, which focuses on remote image acquisition and the processing of ID documents, added to...
Available with capabilities for Lenel OnGuard power monitoring, ProWire’s real-time data monitors the performance of network-connected power, ensuring optimal system operation and up time.

LifeSafety ProWire Unified Power for Lenel OnGuard® Connected Devices

Lenel is making LifeSafety Power’s ProWire™ Unified Power Systems available for Lenel OnGuard®-connected devices. ProWire is an innovative, next-generation access system that integrates power and panels and is pre-wired for system power, lock...
This article is intended to provide readers, with the “rest of the story”, describing the risk management process for DOD facilities to complement an earlier piece on guidelines for federal buildings and the accompanying training classes.

What Do You Know About Risk Mgmt Process in DOD Facilities?

By Doug Haines, Owner and CEO of Haines Security Solutions In last month’s edition of American Security Today the lead article was about guidelines for federal buildings and the accompanying training classes, outlined...
The project is part of the broader Biometric Exit program, which seeks to physically verify visa-holders’ identities as they leave the country. Nogales Port of Entry (Courtesy of YouTube)

Facial Recognition to Aid in Border Security this Summer (Multi-Video)

By Russell Brandom, The Verge The week after the 2016 election, drivers exiting the United States at the Nogales border crossing would have noticed something out of the ordinary. A new canopy had...
A fragmented market and ecosystem mean it will take at least five years to get security to a meaningful level, explains Kevin Fogarty, technology editor at Semiconductor Engineering.

Why Industrial IoT (IIoT) Security Is So Difficult (Learn More, Videos)

By Kevin Fogarty, Semiconductor Engineering Despite the high risk of a market filled with billions of at least partially unprotected devices, it is likely to take five years or more to reach...

DISA Makes Strides to Common Access Card Replacement (Video)

The Defense Information Systems Agency’s (DISA) assured identity initiatives seek to establish and continuously validate a digital identity, for next-generation authentication, to enable the Department of Defense (DoD) to better identify individuals and...