Physical Security


  • Newsmaker Interview: Bruce Schneier on Physical Cyber Threats

    January 2, 2019

    Bruce Schneier discusses the clash between critical infrastructure and cyber threats. Attacks on physical devices and infrastructure offer a new target for cyber crime, a new opportunity for espionage and even a few front in cyber war. Rather than exploit computers and their applications, the Internet of Things allows malicious actors to go after a whole new ...

  • IoT Marks the Convergence of Physical Security and Cybersecurity

    September 21, 2018

    Incorporating the internet into the physical world initially began as a slow shift. It has since gained unprecedented momentum with the emergence of the Internet of Things (“IoT”). Multiple “smart” tools with computing capabilities have become smaller and cheaper, resulting in broader availability and utility. Large budgets were required for an industry to computerize a ...

  • Emerging Tech Impacting The Security Industry

    August 22, 2018

    Emerging technologies are already impacting how we live and work. They’re also changing how we approach, plan, and integrate security operations. With the advent of artificial intelligence, robotics, quantum computing, the Internet of Things, augmented reality, materials science, 3-D printing, and data analytics, the security industry is being transformed. Certainly, we are living in an era ...

  • Wanted! Protection for telecoms infrastructure

    June 7, 2018

    Five years after its introduction as a solution to incessant vandalisation of telecommunications facilities across the country, a bill seeking to declare telecoms infrastructure as critical national infrastructure has remained in limbo. Yet, the incidences of vandalism, indiscriminate shutting of base stations, digging up of cables, which the bill seeks to address, have continued unabated ...