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  • Latest News Ollivier Provides Cybersecurity Protocol The largest distributed denial of service (DDOS) attacks in the history of the World Wide Web occurred during the months of September and October 2016.  It is ironic that these attacks were accomplished using the very same security systems devices installed for the purpose of increasing security.  The attackers accomplished their mission by subverting video […]
  • Crowdsourcing Surveillance Internet Eyes is a U.K. startup designed to crowdsource digital surveillance. People pay a small fee to become a "Viewer." Once they do, they can log onto the site and view live anonymous feeds from surveillance cameras at retail stores.  If they notice someone shoplifting, they can alert the store owner. Viewers get rated on […]
  • Full Body Scanners: What’s Next?   Organizers of National Opt Out Day, — the Wednesday before Thanksgiving when air travelers were urged to opt out of the full-body scanners at security checkpoints and instead submit to full-body patdowns — were outfoxed by the TSA. The government pre-empted the protest by turning off the machines in most airports during the Thanksgiving […]
  • System Integrations     There are three types of integrations that Ollivier encounters:  One: is the integration of typical security functions such as adding video surveillance to access control.  Or, adding visitor management to one or both of those functions, or adding intrusion detection or fire, life, safety systems.  This first type of integration is common to […]
  • For Your Eyes Only   For Your Eyes Only Everyone has a unique pattern of eye movements. A new biometric security system exploits this for a simple, hard-to-fool approach. Wednesday, November 10, 2010 – By Duncan Graham-Rowe.   The way you view the world is unique, so why not use it to identify you?   A company in Israel has developed […]
  • Security Summit: News You Can Use May, 2012 Issue 1; Vol. 5 Bomb Threats: An Effective Denial-of-Service Attack   The University of Pittsburgh received over 80 bomb Threats during a recent 30 day period Each time, the university evacuates the threatened building, searches it top to bottom, including its 42 story main classroom building. Officials find nothing, and eventually classes resume. […]