Tag Archives: security

FBI warns of cyber threats to connected vehicles

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and the FBI have issued a joint bulletin on the risks of cyber threats to increasingly connected cars. After high profile successful hacks on the Jeep Cherokee, BMW and the Chevrolet Volt, the issue …

Click here to continue reading

About Jonathan Newell

Studied Engineering at Loughborough University and now involved in broadcast and technical journalism. Jonathan is based in London and Almaty.
This entry was posted in Intelligent Mobility and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Connected car specialist acquires cyber security company

Harman has acquired TowerSec, bringing the expertise of the company in automotive cyber security protection alongside its own 5+1 security architecture. Harman International Industries has successfully completed its acquisition of TowerSec, a global provider of automotive cyber security, specialising in …

Click here to continue reading

This entry was posted in Intelligent Mobility and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Innovative parking system introduced in Bournemouth

Contactless cards are being used by tapping in and out to provide payment at a large car park in the seaside town of Bournemouth. Bournemouth council has introduced a new method of car park payment at one of the busiest …

Click here to continue reading

This entry was posted in Traffic Management and tagged , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Cybersecurity protection for remote vehicle operations

Remote vehicle control specialist teams up with identity protection company to create wireless smart car technology with built in cyber security. WISeKey and bright box have announced a strategic alliance to include cybersecurity protection technology in vehicle ICT products, allowing …

Click here to continue reading

This entry was posted in Intelligent Mobility and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Hardware acceleration for handling higher resolution video

Milestone Systems is supporting video processing at higher 4K resolutions without loss of frame rate using Intel video decoding hardware. Milestone Systems has dramatically improved video stream performance with the use of Intel Quick Sync Video technology to vastly reduce …

Click here to continue reading

This entry was posted in Traffic Management and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

VMS supports more cameras with new device pack

Device Pack 8.4 has been released for Milestone XProtect Video Management System bringing the number of supported cameras to over 5000. Milestone Systems has released Device Pack 8.4 for those using Milestone the XProtect video management system (VMS). The Danish …

Click here to continue reading

This entry was posted in Industry News and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Ancient city becomes smart with modern technology

The ancient Italian town of San Lucido will gain smart city benefits with the use of video management technology for crime prevention and traffic management. The small town of San Lucido on the coast in the Calabria region of southern …

Click here to continue reading

This entry was posted in World News and tagged , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

New version of open platform VMS available

More flexibility in traffic management and surveillance system expansion and deployment with the latest release of the XProtect 2016 video management system. Milestone Systems has released XProtect 2016, the latest version of the company’s open platform video management software (VMS) …

Click here to continue reading

This entry was posted in Traffic Management and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Canadian drivers gain more secure licences

Licence issuing authority in Québec commissions new issuance system for secure polycarbonate based driving licences for local drivers. In Canada, the Société de l’assurance automobile du Québec (SAAQ), the authority in Québec responsible for vehicle registration and driver licensing, is …

Click here to continue reading

This entry was posted in Industry News and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

New video management system version on show in Dubai

Milestone Systems is attending the Intersec event in Dubai this year where it will be releasing the latest version of its IP video management software. The Middle East is an important region for the elecronic security and traffic management industry, …

Click here to continue reading

This entry was posted in Traffic Management and tagged , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.