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Senate Passes Secure Equipment Act to Protect US Tech Industry

The Secure Equipment Act bans Chinese tech firms like Hikvision and Huawei from receiving new equipment licenses.

Discover How Ergonomics Can Help Control Costs

Ergonomics is the unseen team member of your control room. For organizations, it’s a matter of health and safety. It is also an issue of efficiency and overall productivity.

Update Now: Critical Vulnerability Found in Certain Hikvision Products

Hikvision has released new firmware to address the remote code execution vulnerability affecting some cameras.

Johnson Controls

Johnson Controls Releases New Building Security Solutions

The new offerings strengthen Johnson Controls’ comprehensive building security portfolio and extend the capabilities of customer systems.

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AV News to Know Sept 3, 2021: New Products, Cool Projects and People in New Places

In this week’s edition: VIVOTEK launches compact dome camera, Extron’s GlobalViewer Campus Communication Suite is ready to ship, Chris Henley opens Mountain AV Marketing, and more.

Honeywell Report

Report: 71% of Facility Managers Worry About Operational Cybersecurity

Improving cybersecurity for OT systems ranks as a top priority for surveyed facility managers over the next 12 to 18 months, Honeywell says.

IoT Vulnerability

Report: 83 Million Cameras, Other Devices Prone to IoT Vulnerability

The vulnerability is in the ThroughTek Kalay network, a protocol implemented as an SDK built into software and networked IoT devices.

The Pandemic Led to More Expensive Data Breaches

A study shows that data breaches became much more costly in the year following the pandemic, but also highlighted preventative security strategies.

Cybersecurity Skills Gap is Widening as Breach Costs Rise

Multiple studies reveal a cybersecurity skills shortage that comes right as the cost of breaches hit record highs for organizations.