Axis expands Object Analytics with smart surveillance options
A new feature in Axis' video analytics software allows users to configure an action when individuals or objects are in camera view for longer than a specified period of time. The update opens up a variety of use cases, such as informing security guards of loiterers.
The feature, dubbed 'time in... Read more
Axis launches explosion-proof security camera
Axis Communications announced its first explosion-proof surveillance camera. The Axis XPQ1785 Explosion-Protected PTZ Camera is suitable for hazardous and potentially explosive environments.
According to Axis, the design ensures that the explosion-protected housing never limits the camera's capa... Read more
FirEye Mandiant discovers vulnerability in security cameras
A flaw in internet-connected security cameras can allow attackers to remotely watch what is recorded and breach networks while at it. The vulnerability was discovered and detailed by researchers at FireEye Mandiant, who say it relates to the Kalay network offered by ThroughTek.
Kalay is the hub ... Read more
D-Link introduces first Vigilance 4K cameras
D-Link has announced a range of new security cameras in its Vigilance business series. There are six models, three of which are dome format and three of which are bullet format.
Both formats are available in three different resolutions: 2, 4 and 8 megapixels. The dome cameras are the DCS-4612EK,... Read more
Enterprise security cameras were accessible through vulnerability
Verkada's security cameras turned out to contain a vulnerability that allowed attackers to gain access to their feeds. Tesla and Cloudflare, among others, have the cameras on their premises.
The vulnerability was discovered by the Swiss developer Tillie Kottman. He was able to show images of a T... Read more
Axis operates as an IT company again with a focus on solutions
Axis' transition phase seems to be in its final stage. It was once a real IT company, then profiled itself more as a specialist in security cameras and now the company is heading back towards its roots as an IT company. Developments at the company follow each other rapidly, but the most important t... Read more
Review: Foscam R4M 2K camera with face recognition
Foscam has recently added several new surveillance cameras to its portfolio. At the editorial office we received the beautifully styled and attractively priced Foscam R4M 4MP surveillance camera. However, this camera looks very familiar to us... Is Foscam being cheeky, or has Foscam updated an olde... Read more
Arlo Ultra is a wireless 4K security camera
Netgear has achieved remarkable success with its Arlo security camera. The latest addition to the product line was announced this weekend: the Arlo Ultra. Not only does the camera offer 4K resolution, but the wireless camera also has a built-in spotlight, which was previously only available separate... Read more