A Guide to Hardening Your Omnicast 4.x System

February 20, 2017

Security is what we do; and while we are technology innovators first, a big part of our job is ensuring our customers have the tools, resources, and knowledge to get the most out of our security solutions. … Read more

Tags:   Channel / Technology / Security / Unified Security Platform / Omnicast

Are Your Cameras Secured?

August 30, 2016

People, businesses and communities rely on cameras to increase safety and deter threats, but many would be surprised to learn that these network-connected cameras could be leaving them exposed to vulnerabilities. … Read more

What We Know About the Security of Our Security

August 23, 2016

As we’ve seen in our blog series on the subject, the security of security systems (access control, video, and so on) is a major concern for organizations of every size. … Read more

A Closer Look at Authorization

July 26, 2016

When Apple and the FBI squared off this year over the unlocking of a smart phone, ordinary citizens became aware of an issue that those of us in the security industry have been dealing with for a long time. Namely, they began thinking about the balance between security and privacy. … Read more

How does Authentication Work?

July 5, 2016

Hacking has been making headlines in recent years, and, so far, 2016 is no exception … Read more

Tags:   Access Control / Synergis / Unification / Security Center / Unified Security Platform

What is Encryption and How Important is it?

May 26, 2016

In our first post of this 6-part series about Security-of-Security, we suggested that you think about the importance of the data in your physical security system, specifically about the kind of information it contains and what that information allows people to do. In this week’s post, we’re going to look at what you can do to keep your data out of the hands of unauthorized users. … Read more

A Closer Look at Physical Security System Vulnerabilities

March 31, 2016

In our last post, we got you thinking about the Security-of-Security. Specifically, we raised questions about the kind of information contained in your IP physical security system, how that data is protected, and what that information allows people to do. … Read more

Tags:   Industry / Access Control / Synergis / Cloud / License Plate Recognition / AutoVu / Security Center / Unified Security Platform / Video Surveillance / Omnicast

A Guide to Hardening Your Security Center System

March 17, 2016

Security is what we do; and while we are technology innovators first, a big part of our job is ensuring our customers have the tools, resources, and knowledge to get the most out of our security solutions. … Read more

Tags:   Genetec / Industry / Technology / Security Center / Unified Security Platform

How Secure Is Your Physical Security System?

March 2, 2016

As we move forward in 2016 and embark on exciting new challenges, it’s important to take stock of where we are and be sure that we’re moving forward with the best possible foundation. One critical area that is often overlooked is the security of your physical security system. … Read more

Tags:   Genetec / Industry / Technology / Unified Security Platform