Advanced edge-based perimeter surveillance control system debuting at ISC West for Axis Communications cameras
Los Alamos, NM, April 9 – The Eagle-i Edge™ Perimeter Surveillance Control System is the first embedded camera-to-camera software application built upon the AXIS Camera Application Platform to deliver highly-accurate wide-area, long-range perimeter surveillance capability for critical asset and infrastructure protection.
Oakdale, MN, April 8 – Imation Corp. (NYSE: IMN), a global data storage and information security company, has announced the Golden IronKey program. In addition to providing enterprises and government agencies around the world with a secure flash drive, IronKey has reached a major milestone with more than two million devices sold.
Portland, OR, April 8 – Tripwire, Inc., a global provider of advanced threat, security and compliance solutions, has announced a new virtual event titled “Tripwire Threat Intelligence University: RSA Edition.” The event will take place Tuesday, April 14, 2015, at 8:00 a.m. PDT/11:00 a.m. EDT.
Member of organized cybercrime ring sentenced to 150 months in prison for selling stolen and counterfeit credit cards
Washington, April 9 – A member of the identity theft and credit card fraud ring known as “Carder.su” has been sentenced to 150 months in federal prison for selling stolen and counterfeit credit cards over the Internet. He was further ordered to pay $50.8 million in restitution.
Jermaine Smith, aka “SirCharlie57,” aka “Fairbusinessman,” 34, of East Orange, NJ, pleaded guilty in October 2014 to one count of participating in a racketeer influenced corrupt organization.
Research from Accenture and Ponemon Institute quantifies how proactive cyber security strategies can improve security effectiveness
New York, April 7 – New research from Accenture (NYSE:ACN) and the Ponemon Institute sheds light on the success factors of companies that have improved their cyber security strategies, resulting in quantifiable business benefits. The research shows that proactive strategies can improve and expand on value delivered to the business.
Phoenix & Clearwater, FL – University of Phoenix and the (ISC)² Foundation have announced they are offering 10 full-tuition scholarships for undergraduate and graduate students pursuing degrees in the cybersecurity field.
ASIS New York conference to focus on current terrorism trends, honor William Bratton as Person of the Year
One focus of the ASIS 25th New York City Security Conference and Expo, to be held April 22-23, will be educational sessions on current topics in terrorism. But the event will also consist of many other activities and events, including a Person of the Year luncheon honoring New York Police Commissioner William J. Bratton, a preconference program helping security professionals learn essential career skills, and an exposition that will offer the wares of more than 100 security companies.
Phoenix, AZ, April 8 – BeyondTrust, the global cyber security company dedicated to proactively eliminating data breaches from insider privilege abuse and external hacking attacks, has announced BeyondTrust PowerBroker Password Safe 5.5.
Indianapolis, IN, April 8 – STANLEY Security, a global manufacturer and integrator of security solutions for a wide range of industries, has announced that it has established a new vertical market solutions division being led by experienced STANLEY Security leadership teams. This division will concentrate on directly supporting and enhancing the customer experience by recognizing and responding to the varying needs of customers in specific industry verticals.