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Vigilance can report that leading forensic anthropologist Dr Tim Thompson has been presented with a prestigious National Teaching Fellowship for his revolutionary methods into teaching bone identification.

Dr Thompson, Reader in Biological and Forensic Anthropology at Teesside University, received the Fellowship from the Higher Education Academy during a ceremony in Liverpool.

Oslo & Palo Alto: Encap Security, the first in-app authentication solution to arm banks, retailers and other financial services providers with impervious security and a simple, positive user experience, has integrated Apple’s Touch ID fingerprint technology into its Smarter Authentication platform. Through support for Apple’s public Touch ID API, any financial services application using Encap’s technology will be able to leverage Apple’s fingerprint sensor for login and transaction authentication within a multifactor approach that may also include PIN entry, device location and user behavior.

HGI has announced at Broadband World Forum 2014 that it will be taking a new direction as it moves towards its tenth anniversary and continues to define the enabling platforms and APIs, enabling service providers to achieve the smart home of the future.

VINCI Facilities, part of VINCI, has adopted Skyguard’s personal safety service to mitigate potential risk to all of their lone workers.

Recent cases have highlighted that the landscape for cyber threats has increased dramatically over the years, especially with the new generation of ‘sophisticated hackers’. Alert Logic will now have the upper-hand, thanks to the opening of their much anticipated Security Operations Centre (SOC) in Cardiff, which will protect their customers from any in-coming threats around the clock.

Driving forward with Tokenization and HCE – New Paper from the Smart Payment Association. In this paper the SPA clarifies the relationship between Tokenization and HCE, and evaluates the potential impact of Apple Pay. The SPA also sets out why smart card technology represents the perfect baseline for a new generation of payment instruments that fulfil the needs expressed by a variety of different stakeholders.

The Cardinal Group Retail Fraud Awards 2014
The Cardinal Group Retail Fraud Awards 2014

Vigilance can report that the Cardinal Group, celebrated five award wins at the 2014 Retail Fraud Awards as its Ministry of Ideas, ORIS Media and not for profit initiatives ORIS Forums and National Business Crime Solution businesses were recognised for delivering exceptional service across the fraud and loss prevention (LP) industries.

Cape Town, South Africa: As LTE subscriptions in Africa continue to grow, and with 50% of the population expected to be covered by LTE networks by 2018 [1], LTE stands to change the region’s communication landscape forever. With this in mind, this year’s LTE Africa event, which will be co-located with AfricaCom2014, the continent’s largest telecommunications event, provides the perfect setting to bring together the pan-African LTE ecosystem. The three-day conference and exhibition (November 11-13, Cape Town) will explore the key contributing factors for LTE success, including the development of sustainable business models, the need for enhanced spectrum management and backhaul optimisation.

WESTBOROUGH, Mass.: Courion announced that KuppingerCole, a global analyst company focusing on information security and IAM, has recognized Courion as a leader in its 2014 Leadership Compass for Access Governance. The report states that from a feature perspective, Courion provides a very strong offering that covers virtually all current standard requirements. In the management summary of the report, Courion is highlighted specifically for being among the first to deliver advanced access intelligence capabilities as part of its offering.