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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.

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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.

Kaseya Obtains Decryptor Key for Recent Ransomware Attacks

The IT enterprise firm obtained the universal decryptor key following the REvil attacks that took place on July 3.

Scammers Target Individuals Looking to Watch Olympics

Cyber criminals are using the popularity of the 2021 Olympics to create many online scams targeted towards people interested in the games.

Study Shows Ransomware Attacks Have Long Term Effects, Can Be Avoided

Keeper Security performed a study that showed just how unprepared and uneducated organizations are when it comes to ransomware attacks.

The Best Ways to Mitigate and Harden Guidance for MSP’s and Businesses

The Cyber & Infrastructure Security Agency released guidelines for managed service providers and small and midsized businesses to combat cyberattacks.