International Security Buyer

The world’s source of security news, analysis and opinion
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About Security Buyer

Security Buyer magazine has been the leading source of security related news, expert comment and exclusive content for the industry for nearly thirty years. The magazine covers in-depth, exclusive editorial features written for the industry, to guide the industry. With expert commentary, cutting edge product case studies and interviews with high profile professionals, our magazine has maintained its position as the market leading, international platform for news and content.

Security Buyer is the authoritative industry guide containing diverse and valued editorial content; we understand the trends and issues facing the international marketplace and the professionals that serve it and aim to identify the solutions available. Each issue explores different sectors in the market, from CCTV, Access Control, Critical Infrastructure, Smart Cities and more, and provides an international outlook for our 61,000 combined circulation.

As we further our reach into the digital world, our newsletter distribution, website news and social media helps to keep our readers informed on a day-to-day basis with up-to-date news including appointments, acquisitions, new products and event news. Connect, follow, like and comment to stay connected and be part of the discussion

The global voice of the security industry

With thoughtful and in-depth features, the latest news, innovative product spotlights and much more, Security Buyer magazine covers all angles of the security sector. Certain aspects include:

  • The leading international security industry publication
  • Over 30 years of continuous publishing
  • Ten issues per year
  • 61,000 international readers
  • High-quality production
  • Leading editorial and news coverage
  • Distribution at international trade shows and conferences
  • Also available in digital format

Security Buyer Website

Capturing the latest news from all around the world, we bring you the key breaking stories and hard-hitting reports, with up to date events and videos.

  • Over 109,000 unique visitors
  • Powerful search tools
  • Unique visitor growth
  • Live video content
  • Powerful and regular newsletter
  • Creative solutions
  • Digital version available to read online
  • Over 100,000 opted in users


"Security Buyer is a professional security media platform that gathers the industry information and updates and provides unique insights of the evolving security industry. We are benefiting from its strong marketing power, as well as the well-connected professional services. Security Buyer is one of the most effective media platforms in the marketplace."
Tony Yang
International Marketing Director Hik vision
"We’ve had a lot of success with Security Buyer. Their re-design and investment in the web portal has been paying off and Security Buyer has become a part of our international marketing strategy. We look to create long-term marketing partnerships with key publications and we count Security Buyer as one of those valued partners."
Paul Bodell
VP Business Development Iqin vision
"Security Buyer - both the print magazine as well as the website - has been an excellent resource to reach our target group within the security market. We are very satisfied with the service we get from the magazine and with their creative ideas. And most importantly, we are happy with the impact that our advertising in Security Buyer creates."
Anke Wübbelmann
Head of Market Communications Basler Vision Technologies