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Man Attempting to Sell Home Security Services Shoots, Kills San Antonio Homeowner

A man trying to solicit home security services at a San Antonio house shot and killed the homeowner on Saturday, according to San Antonio police.

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With growing concerns over drone safety and UAV close calls with airlines, the government wants recreational drones registered. What kind of challenges will that pose? By Jonathan B. Rupprecht · November 05, 2015

A $5 million lawsuit has been filed against the organizer of Zombicon and the security firm used at the event after a 20-year-old was killed Oct. 17 during a shooting. Five others were injured at the event in Fort Myers, Fla. SSI Staff · November 04, 2015

A Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) researcher has developed a system that helps drones maneuver obstacles during its flight, according to MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab (CSAIL). SSI Staff · November 03, 2015

The controversial Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act (CISA) was passed by the Senate on Tuesday which will enable companies and the government to share information regarding hacking threats. Some companies and senators were concerned about customer private information being passed to the government. SSI Staff · October 28, 2015

The Drone Security Summit was hosted in Utah in which Security 101 and SpotterRF presented how they are teaming up to use radar to track and prevent drones from becoming security threats. SSI Staff · October 28, 2015

Former U.S. National Security Agency Director Keith Alexander has raised $32.5 million for his cybersecurity startup, IronNet Cybersecurity. IronNet claims its technology detects and mitigates anomalous activity in the cyber infrastructure of a company through advanced behavioral models and analytics. SSI Staff · October 27, 2015

A drone attempting to smuggle contraband over the walls of the Oklahoma State Penitentiary crashed on Monday. The UAV was attempting to smuggle in hacksaw blades, marijuana, methamphetamine, heroin and other supplies. SSI Staff · October 27, 2015

In response to several incidents regarding fan safety, Major League Baseball has announced its owners will meet in November to discuss possible changes, if any, that could be put in place to better protect fans at the ballpark. SSI Staff · October 27, 2015

The Utah Jazz's arena has a new name: 'Vivint Smart Home Arena.' That'll be the name for the next 10 years, boosting visibility to professionally installed security and home automation. Julie Jacobson · October 26, 2015

A local security dealer installed megapixel cameras after golf club management was given a demonstration of Arecont megapixel models. SSI Staff · October 23, 2015


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