FLIR Security News

Notice of Potential Security Device Vulnerability

Notice of Potential Security Device Vulnerability

On Friday March 3rd, an independent security researcher discovered a vulnerability that affected many products manufactured by the OEM vendor Dahua. This vulnerability potentially allows unauthorized access to certain IP cameras, and network digital video recorders.

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Peel Ports Great Yarmouth opts for future-proof video surveillance over IP

Peel Ports Great Yarmouth opts for future-proof video surveillance over IP

FLIR’s Latitude VMS efficiently supports the Peel Ports Great Yarmouth deep-water harbor, in Norfolk, UK, with its current and future security needs.

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FLIR Launches Second Generation FLIR Meridian Network Video Recorder
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FLIR Launches Second Generation FLIR Meridian Network Video Recorder

 

FLIR announced the second generation of the FLIR Meridian Network Video Recorder (NVR). An all-in-one video surveillance recording system, the second generation product adds a built-in 8-port PoE switch and dual monitor display functionality. 

 

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FC-Series ID receives Homeland Security Award
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FC-Series ID receives Homeland Security Award

The 2016 Homeland Security Awards has honored the FLIR FC-Series ID thermal security camera with a Platinum Award as the Best Thermal Infrared Camera System.

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FLIR FC Series R - German waste facility case study

FLIR FC Series R - German waste facility case study

FLIR cameras help German waste plant operators detect hot spots

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Video analytics on the rise
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Video analytics on the rise

FLIR's thermal cameras deliver unique performance benefits that allow video analytics to work much better for perimeter intrusion detection. Critical infrastructures like nuclear power plants, bridges, production facilities, and telecommunications facilities all require continuous video security monitoring. For these applications, thermal cameras with video analytics are the hardest intrusion detection technology for adversaries to defeat.  

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Visualize FLIR camera placement with Raven Site Planning Tool
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Visualize FLIR camera placement with Raven Site Planning Tool

The FLIR Raven Site Planning Tool is the industry standard for simulating the placement of FLIR security cameras in the field. It has been indispensable for 1,500 security installation companies and integrators worldwide. Try it today.

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CaseBuilder data collection tool
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CaseBuilder data collection tool

The FLIR CaseBuilder is a powerful data collection tool designed to migrate video surveillance-related evidence from the field to investigation rooms and courts of law. CaseBuilder allows control room operators to collect critical information from the FLIR Latitude Video Management System (VMS), bundle it with additional data relevant to the case, and export it as a unified report for investigators and other stakeholders.

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Port St. Lucie Turns to FLIR to Protect Parks
Application Stories

Port St. Lucie Turns to FLIR to Protect Parks

Just north of Miami, Port St. Lucie, Florida, is a booming city, even by the growth-driven standards of the Sunshine State. With that growth, Port St. Lucie faces new safety and security challenges. Working with Florida-based security company SecurPoint, the city installed a wireless, IP-based video surveillance system from FLIR in its third largest park to determine the technology’s viability for wider deployment.

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FLIR Cameras See Burglars Through the Smoke Screen
Application Stories

FLIR Cameras See Burglars Through the Smoke Screen

Alarm systems might be a good way to scare off thieves and attackers for your business, but if you really want to make it difficult for people with bad intentions, then a Smoke Screen security system is the way to go. The smoke screen solution from UK specialist Concept Smoke Screen can release thick obscuring smoke that hides valuables and disorientates the intruder. Upon the event of a break in, the system can be activated remotely, and with thermal cameras from FLIR Systems, control room operators can see through the smoke to know exactly what’s going on.

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FLIR Security Product Training at ADI Orange Branch

FLIR Security Product Training at ADI Orange Branch

Learn more about FLIR’s products and solutions, in this one day, multi-session training at ADI Orange Branch. In this training you’ll learn the fundamentals of FLIR’s product offerings and specifications through presentations and demonstrations of product installations and usage.

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FLIR cameras catch shoplifters red-handed
Application Stories

FLIR cameras catch shoplifters red-handed

If it’s up to Nexo Group, shoplifters have to fear a new tool in the battle against theft: thermal imaging. Based on thermal images provided by FLIR’s FC-Series R

radiometric camera, Nexo Group’s xPredator system identifies suspicious heat patterns on shop visitors that could indicate the presence of hidden, stolen products.

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FLIR Enhances its Product Lineup by Offering a Rich New Set of Intelligent Systems

FLIR Enhances its Product Lineup by Offering a Rich New Set of Intelligent Systems

FLIR recently acquired Innovative Security Designs (ISD), based in Irvine, CA. The acquisition adds an additional level of expertise to FLIR’s technology portfolio.

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Whitepaper: IP-Based Security Convergence
Whitepapers

Whitepaper: IP-Based Security Convergence

The cost saving, flexibility, and convenience of using IP-based video surveillance has revolutionized the security industry. However, the benefit of being able to monitor and control security systems using the “Internet of Things” (IoT) also creates unprecedented opportunities for cyber-attacks—whether criminals target the video system itself, or use it to access other systems on the same network.

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New FLIR FC-Series ID Thermal Security Cameras Feature Built-in Analytics to Reduce False Alarms.
Product News

New FLIR FC-Series ID Thermal Security Cameras Feature Built-in Analytics to Reduce False Alarms.

FLIR Systems, Inc. announced the release of the FC-Series ID thermal security cameras, the latest models in its FC-Series line. The FC-Series ID thermal cameras combine built-in analytics for high performance intrusion detection, industry-leading image quality designed for high-end commercial users and an expanded selection of high-performance lenses to suit a wide range of applications.

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FLIR FX 2.0: World’s Most Versatile Security Camera Gets New Features and Improvements
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FLIR FX 2.0: World’s Most Versatile Security Camera Gets New Features and Improvements

In the months since launching our very first home monitoring device, FLIR FX, we have received excellent feedback from our diverse customer base. Our users had passionate responses for everything from the app user interface, to the RapidRecap feature to specific hardware components. These comments have proven to be invaluable to our team, and today we’re excited to introduce FLIR FX 2.0, a series of product upgrades that will bring greater functionality to FLIR FX.

 

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FLIR to Acquire Security and Surveillance Solutions Provider DVTEL, Inc.
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FLIR to Acquire Security and Surveillance Solutions Provider DVTEL, Inc.

FLIR Systems, Inc. announced earlier today that it has agreed to acquire DVTEL, Inc., a leading developer of software and hardware technologies for advanced video surveillance.

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Local Heroes: FLIR FX Outdoor Assists Georgia Law Enforcement Catch Thieves
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Local Heroes: FLIR FX Outdoor Assists Georgia Law Enforcement Catch Thieves

Each month we highlight one example of how people use FLIR technology to help keep people safe or protect the environment. We saw several great stories this month but wanted to highlight how one homeowner from Georgia who used their FLIR FX Outdoor security camera to help track down thieves.

 

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FLIR Introduces Thermal Pan-Tilt-Zoom Security Camera: FLIR TCX PTZ
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FLIR Introduces Thermal Pan-Tilt-Zoom Security Camera: FLIR TCX PTZ

Today FLIR launched the FLIR TCX PTZ (Pan-Tilt-Zoom), a thermal-equipped PTZ security camera that provides security professionals with the information they need to respond to potential security threats.    The FLIR TCX PTZ’s thermal camera outperforms standard visible light cameras

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Tips to Prevent Package Theft with a FLIR FX
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Tips to Prevent Package Theft with a FLIR FX

The holidays are a favorite time of year for most of us – egg nog, time with family, sleigh rides and of course, the presents.

Do you know who else loves the holidays and especially presents? Thieves (aka Porch Pirates)! 

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Bringing the thermal advantage to Germany and Austria
Application Stories

Bringing the thermal advantage to Germany and Austria

With over 25 years’ experience in the security industry, DEKOM Video Security & Network GmbH is one of the leading companies for network-based video surveillance technology in the German-speaking market. The Hamburg-based distributor and system integrator has also been a FLIR partner for Germany and  Austria for more than seven years. For Wolfgang Haack, CEO of DEKOM, working with the world leader in thermal security cameras has been both beneficial and enjoyable.

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