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counter-terror technologies

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China has been enhancing its arsenal of counter-terror technologies. Recently, it has developed a new counter-terrorism laser gun capable of hitting the targets within...
smart airport

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Qatar's Hamad International Airport plans to ramp up biometric solutions alongside other innovations such as VR and robotics on its way to become a...
drone threat

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Do commercial drones pose a genuine security threat? Owen West, a former Marine who U.S President Donald Trump hired to advise Secretary of Defense...
mapping

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A new geospatial mapping interface allows users to better comprehend physical location information. The use of static facility floor plans overlaid directly onto the...
police truck

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A new police truck has been one of the latest anti-terror measures in the UK Police arsenal. The armoured police vehicle is one of...
video analytics

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The video analytics sector within the security industry has been going through a rapid technological shift from legacy, on-premise, standalone, reactive systems to a...
ramming attacks

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Police departments throughout Europe keep trying to find solutions to counter terrorist ramming attacks in public places. Now, the London Metropolitan Police (MET) is...

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Subway systems are complex with many moving parts and miles of tunnels. A new project focuses on cleaning up a subway system after the...
smart airports

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Smart airports are projected to be worth $25bn by 2025. Many smart innovations are emerging in the field at the top of the industry’s...
drone attacks

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With the commercialization of drones, public security and critical infrastructure security have been exposed to potential drone attacks, thus becoming a major concern for...
biometric

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Balancing line speed and security at the airport is essential to ensuring safe, reliable travel. The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology...
emergency

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Apple's new operating system will come with an option to lock your iPhone's fingerprint scanner and bring up a hotline to the police. The...
facial recognition

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Police departments in the world have been experimenting the use of facial recognition technologies during events with massive crowds in an attempt to prevent...
airport security tactics

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The US Transportation Security Administration (TSA) recently released a video claiming to provide an inside look at airport security tactics - how the agency...
US southern border

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As the first instalment of a new wall along the US southern border gets underway, border security experts told lawmakers they're already working with...
drone detection tools

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Alongside the new opportunities offered by drone technology, people become concerned about their security and privacy. There has been a growing need for drone...
airport security

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Airport security policy in the US is now focusing on passengers’ cameras. In an effort to improve the security of airline passengers and airports,...
secure authentication

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As organizations search for more secure authentication methods for data access, physical access and general security, many are turning to biometrics. The field has...
face recognition

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Facial recognition startups have lately been popping up in more and more airports. A  new one is supposed to be the fastest and most...
airport security

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Conducting airport security missions can be a complex task, which sometimes results in more than a few missed threats. Now, machine learning might help...
identifying terrorists in crowds

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Detecting and identifying suspects in crowds has become increasingly important in the fight against terrorist threats. The UK government has decided to advance the...
global terror

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Ahead of a meeting of the Global Coalition to defeat ISIS, the International Police Organization (INTERPOL) has underlined the need for military success against...

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