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Physical Security

New iPhone Cover Shocks Assailants

A new $140 iPhone case includes a stun gun, which, as one New York Times reporter can attest, is rather startling. 

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New Law Increases Penalties for Airport Trespassing

Trespassers could face 18 months in jail and up to $10,000 in fines after crossing into restricted areas of public airports, a new law states.

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TSA Expands Beyond Airports

TSA's VIPR squads have been patrolling railway stations, sporting events, rodeos, highway weigh stations and more, but not all parties are pleased about the group's expansion.

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Arkansas School District Training Teachers and Staff as Armed Security Officers

One Arkansas school district is training 20 district employees and allowing them to carry concealed weapons on campus.

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Duke University Research Could Improve X-ray Screening at Airports

Two Duke University professors might be radically changing for the better how Americans get through airport security.

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One-Third of Event-Goers Fear for their Safety

An Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) poll found more than one in ten people have been hurt at a large sporting or music event in the last five years, while a third of people have experienced a crowd surge.
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New Plano ISD Security Plan Includes Mobile Panic Buttons

Administrators in the Plano Independent School District have decided on panic buttons to keep students safe in schools.

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NYC Buses Get More Security Cameras

City bus drivers, concerned over a history of stabbings, punching, slapping and spitting, get more surveillance through an expanded MTA program.

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Atlanta Police to Patrol Atlanta schools

This coming school year every middle school and high school in Atlanta, will have an Atlanta Police Department officer patrolling its campus.

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Study Says Alarms, Security Cameras Deter Burglars

A new study by a researcher at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte examines hundreds of convicted offenders to gain an unprecedented look inside the mind of a burglar, providing insight into an intruder’s motivation and methods.

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ASIS 2013 Product Preview

ASIS International 59th Annual Seminar and Exhibits, September 24-27 in Chicago, Illinois, will include an exhibit hall packed with innovative security solutions. Here are some of the products that will be shown at ASIS this year.


Virtualization and Data Center Security: What You Need to Know for 2014

Data centers are increasingly becoming the center of the enterprise, and data center and cyber security is following the same path for security departments. According to Justin Flynn, a consultant at the Burwood Group, the virtualization of data centers allows enterprises to scale more easily and faster, with a smaller footprint.

However, hosting enterprise data in the cloud can make intrusion detection more difficult – how can enterprise security leaders team up with other departments to keep aware of cyber risks and traffic, and physical and data compliance during the virtual transition? How can CISOs and CSOs discuss cyber threats with the C-Suite to get the resources they need? And how can the proper infrastructure test and verify possible malicious attacks? 

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Security Magazine

Security Magazine 2014 September cover

2014 October

Security takes a look at safety and preparedness for the harshest of weather phenomena in this October 2014 edition of the magazine. Also, we investigate supply chain security and the many benefits of PSIM. 

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Travel & the Ebola Risk

Are you and your enterprise restricting travel due to Ebola risks?
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CompTIA Security+ Certification Study Guide
CompTIA's Security+ certification is a globally-recognized, vendor neutral exam that has helped over 60,000 IT professionals reach further and higher in their careers. The current Security+ exam (SY0-201) focuses more on being able to deal with security issues rather than just identifying them.
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Vertical Sector Focus: Critical Infrastructures

criticalhomepagethumbFrom terrorism to vandalism, it’s preparedness, response, training and partnerships. Learn about some of the critical security issues facing this sector.

Visit the Critical Infrastructure page to read more.