Posts From March, 2019

Is it time to update my access control readers and cards?

Older technology readers are not as secure as they once were
Is it time to update my access control readers and cards?
For decades, 125 kHz cards, fobs and readers have been the standard for access control. But like any technology, it becomes out-of-date. In this case, criminals have developed technology to bypass the system. An inexpensive device has been created which makes it relatively easy to hack the system. Hack Your Access Control With This $30 HID 125kHz Card Copier. This device copies fobs/cards, compromising your access control system. They are widely available including sites such as eBay. These vulnerable 125KHZ formats include… HID Prox ... » Read More
 

Snider named Operations Manager of Engineered Security Solutions,Inc.

Snider named Operations Manager of Engineered Security Solutions,Inc.
Engineered Security Solutions, Inc. announces the addition of Dennis Snider, Operations Manager, to the company. Dennis brings 25 years of experience in the commercial security technology industry. ESS appreciates the multi-dimensional expertise he brings to the organization. “This is a very competitive industry,” said ESS Owner and President, Brian Bautz. “We are extremely fortunate to bring in someone with Dennis’ depth of experience. This is a very exciting time for ESS and I believe Dennis will be an integral part... » Read More