The security week that was: 11/05/10 (post-ISC update)

A weekly surveillance of the news shaping your profession


Video analytics firm Vidient is reported to be out-of-business according to John Honovich of IP Video Market. ... On Thursday, an Orlando-area hospital faced a situation with an active gunman who was former employee. ... In the forums, “ProfitRocket” wants to know who is catching internal thefts and how. ... Networked video surveillance products firm Axis Communications introduced a certification program this week. ... Richard Raisler discusses what the recent package bombs meant for security at Jewish centers in the U.S. (the packages, though meant to explode in mid-air, were addressed to synagogues). ... Cargo theft costs us $30 billion annually, and it’s on the rise, says the FBI. ... SIA named new members of its board of directors and announced a Security Week 2011 in New York after buying the Securing New Ground conference.