Patent Number: 8,577,082

Title: Security device and system

Abstract: A security device and system is disclosed. This security device is particularly useful in a security system where there are many security cameras to be monitored. This device automatically highlights to a user a camera feed in which an incident is occurring. This assists a user in identifying incidents and to make an appropriate decision regarding whether or not to intervene. This highlighting is performed by a trigger signal generated in accordance with a comparison between a sequence of representations of sensory data and other corresponding sequences of representations of sensory data.

Inventors: Thorpe; Jonathan Richard (Abbots Barton, GB), David; Morgan William Amos (Tilford, GB)

Assignee: Sony United Kingdom Limited

International Classification: G06K 9/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 1/05/12017