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Hackers Penetrate Network through IoT Devices

Please ensure your device passwords are changed from the manufacturer default

Default passwords and outdated firmware could expose your network. Hackers working for the Russian government have been using printers, video decoders, and other so-called Internet-of-things devices as a beachhead to penetrate company computer networks.

, August 09, 2019

Laundromat, advantages of an automatic locking system

Laundromat locking systems explained

Automation is a great way to improve security and reduce manned operation. Many manufacturers offer specifically designed laundromat locking systems with programmable timers and keypads.

, March 10, 2019

What is a Door Access Control System?

What is a Door Access Control System

The electronic card access control system uses a special access card, rather than a brass key, to permit access into the secured area.

, February 01, 2019

Basic Components of a Door Access Control System

Basic components of a door access control system

Door Access control systems vary widely in type and complexity. However, most card access control systems consist of at least the five basic components. Access cards, Card readers, access control keypads, electronic lock hardware and an access control panel.

, January 30, 2019

What is a magnetic lock (maglock)?

What is an electromagnetic lock or maglock?

A magetic lock is a magnet that is created when an electrical current is passed through a solenoid (coiled wire wrapped around a metal core).

, December 18, 2018