The security week that was: 12/05/08

A weekly surveillance of news shaping your profession

Security personnel at one of Paris' jewelers must be shaking their heads and updating their resumes after robbers in drag hauled off over a million dollars worth of jewels in a heist this week. ... ONVIF, the Open Network Video Interface Forum that was initiated by Sony, Bosch and Axis, is growing. The forum landed 18 new members, including Cieffe, Panasonic, Hikvision and IndigoVision. The group held its meeting this week in Washington, D.C., and unveiled v1.0 of its core specification.