Access Control

Access Control

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The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has run over 390,000 facial recognition searches since 2011. The Department of Homeland Security has also said it...
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A new scanning solution uses advanced sensors and artificial intelligence to detect a wide range of concealed weapons and threats, such as firearms, metallic...

The US Department of Defense’s biometrics and identity tools are on track to support joint all-domain operations. But in order to accelerate the adoption...
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Facial recognition technology is increasingly used by US federal agencies - this is one of the insights of a new Government Accountability Office report....
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Mass shootings have become a critical problem in the US. 611 mass shootings occurred in the US in 2020, a 47% increase from 2019,...
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While artificial intelligence offers the power to drive a vast array of analytics solutions, many of the newest technology developments have been driven by...
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An unconventional imaging method is known as ghost imaging. One of its advantages is that it allows one to form an image by illuminating...
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An airport passenger’s identity will be verified and he or she could move through security in about 6 to 10 seconds thanks to new...
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Airport operator Fraport recently launched its “[email protected]” project to improve security at staff access control points using biometric solutions. Among the partners invited to...
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Virtual Reality can help cope with the massive work overload at seaports. New technology assists US Custom and Border Protection (CBP) employees in visualizing...
INNOTECH

In the quest for higher levels of security, it is worthwhile learning about the game-changing developments that will shape the security landscape in 2022. According...
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A series of 17 patents granted to Amazon for its Ring products over the last two years seems to suggest the company is working...
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Passenger screening automation will create the next-generation screening experience at airports. A new program by the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and...
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New intrusion detection technology offers a higher level of protection and false alarm immunity than traditional shock sensors, which often lack the ability to...

The US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is interested in new technologies in public safety, rescue response and more. The DHS issued a request...
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iHLS is proud to present INNOTECH 2021 - the International Cyber, Homeland Security Technologies and Innovation event. A giant two-day exhibition with national pavilions...
INNOTECH

iHLS is proud to present INNOTECH 2021 - the International Cyber, Homeland Security Technologies, and Innovation event. A giant two-day exhibition with national pavilions...
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While the idea of a contactless scanning of your palm print to pay for goods during a pandemic might seem like a good idea,...
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Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (SEA) is testing technologies to modernize the travel experience and help people stay safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. SEA Spot Saver is...

Towards the Tokyo Olympics in July, Japan is enhancing security measures in public transportation. The Transportation Ministry is pushing plans to give railway personnel...
airport security

Various applications of the Internet of Things (IoT) in airports, automated vehicles on the runway and mobile security systems involve large quantities of data....
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By Or Shalom The design, planning and deployment of physical security layers are based, among others, on technological systems and tools. In spite of the...