Security & Privacy


OCAD University Deploys Guardly Campus Safety App

OCAD University, an art and design college in Toronto, has begun offering a free smartphone safety escort tool to its campus community that allows users to communicate with public safety personnel in the event of an emergency or unsafe situation.

Google Apps Utility Moves Data from One Account to Another

A company that creates backup and recovery applications in the form of software-as-a-service has launched a new utility that helps institutions move data from one Google Apps user account to another, including those working with Google Apps for Education.



ID Experts Develop Methodology for Data Breach Response

A company that specializes in helping organizations deal with the fallout from a data breach has developed a methodology for dealing with a security incident.

New Wi-Fi Sensor from Fluke Networks Eliminates Need for Ethernet

A company that specializes in network troubleshooting solutions has updated a sensor product line for Wi-Fi network monitoring to eliminate the need for Ethernet cabling.

IT Services Firm Atrion Promotes ForeScout in Security Work

An IT firm that caters to K-12 and institutions of higher education has adopted products from ForeScout Technologies in its security-oriented services.

Toshiba IP Camera Withstands Weather Extremes

Toshiba has developed an IP surveillance "bullet" camera built to operate in extreme temperatures.

Canon USA Introduces Full HD IP Security Cameras

Canon USA's first line of full HD IP security cameras features low-light performance, video analytics, and 1920 x 1080 HD video up to 30 fps.

Warming Up for a Data Breach

Figuring out the appropriate tone to take during a cybersecurity event has evolved into a workout routine.

New S2 Global Tackles Multi-Vendor Security Appliance Management

A security company that specializes in IP-based physical security and video management systems has introduced a new appliance that lets users bring those kinds of systems from multiple vendors together virtually under a single centrally-controlled network.

Michigan's Jackson CC Outsources Campus Security

A small community college in Michigan has decided to outsource much of its campus security and in doing so expects to save about $300,000 in the 2012-2013 budget.