To end the working week, we begin the round-up with news from Avigilon, who has announced that its customer – the Oklahoma County Sheriff’s Office – has won an award at the GSN 2010 Homeland Security Awards for deploying the Avigilon HD Surveillance System at its detention centre. As the days are getting shorter and the cold starts settling in, the British Security Industry Association (BSIA) is reminding homeowners to keep their homes secure.

In response to growing demands for security intelligence solutions, Q1 Labs is committing more resources to ensure partners and customers benefit from its expertise within SIEM. The UK Security Alliance has vowed to work with the Government to form new regulations on licensing and compliance in the industry. Lastly, airport security is to receive a boost with the invention of a liquid explosives scanner. Read more security news…