Leveraging Open Source Intelligence for Safety & Security
Many organizations are embracing the Internet as a powerful tool for researching and preventing safety incidents. The intelligence developed through effective research of online intelligence can have a significant positive impact on safety operations. However, the use of Open Source Intelligence (OSINT) poses both an opportunity and a challenge for organizations: the ever increasing volume of information can be staggering and therefore difficult to manage.
NC4 Signal™ is an OSINT tool that is designed to filter through the endless flow of information across the web, and presents you with a customized stream of rich, relevant data in real-time. NC4 Signal provides your security teams with the ability to leverage OSINT in developing intelligent insight. Delivered through the Microsoft Azure Cloud, it is available anywhere, anytime from any web-enabled device.
The sharing of information and the posting of images and videos on the Internet provides unparalleled insights into events as they unfold, allowing organizations to detect issues and react accordingly. Information can be filtered based on information needs, visualized in maps and lists, and then integrated into strategic, tactical, and operational decision-making to ensure optimal results. NC4 Signal™ helps you gather information from anywhere in the world:
- A street address, city or state; a stadium or other landmarks
- Research topics, words, and phrases
- Look into activity and developments as they unfold
- Identify current trends or research historical data
Contact us today to learn how NC4 Signal can help your organization increase its situational awareness profile.
We’re exhibiting again this year at the GSX Conference (formerly ASIS) September 8 – 12 in Chicago. We predict you’ll be there, too. Drop by Booth #1753 and see how the right intelligence to protect your assets is paramount to staying safe in today’s global risk environment. Enjoy a drink and light-up souvenir cup, and pick up your very own Risk Predictor kit!
If and when Barry, Chantal, Dorian, Erin, Fernand, Gabrielle, Humberto, Imelda, Jerry, Karen, Lorenzo, Melissa, Nestor, Olga, Pablo, Rebekah, Sebastien, Tanya, Van, or Wendy comes to a town near you, your organization, employees, or assets in 2019, Risk Center will be the first to deliver you the real-time, actionable intelligence you need.
The US State Department has announced a new “K” indicator to highlight the risk of kidnapping and hostage-taking in 35 countries. Do you know which ones they are?
From January 1 to April 26, 2019, 704 individual cases of measles were confirmed in 22 states. This is the greatest number of cases reported in the U.S. since 1994 and since measles was declared eliminated in 2000.
Here’s something to bank on: Eight of the ten largest Fortune 500 commercial banks, as well as securities and insurance companies, and almost 70 regional and local banks rely on NC4 Risk Center for proactive risk management and mitigation.
NC4 Signal™ filters through the endless flow of data available online to give you the important, serious, and true information when it comes to your organization
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