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The Good and Bad of Protecting the Goods

Maybe it’s because the area can often cover thousands of square feet. But securing a warehouse or distribution facility can be challenging and complex. In March, thieves scaled a wall
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Public and Private Security: Bridging the Gap

The infamous border between southwest U.S. and Mexico. G4S security personnel are working with U.S. Customs and Border Protection to help secure it. The city of Vancouver partnered with a private
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What Your CEO Thinks: As Recession Recedes, Security Execs Feel C-Suite Spotlight

How does John Imhoff, director, Office of Firm Security for Ernst & Young, sell his security ideas to the C suite? “By communicating security’s value…and establishing a routine that creates the expectation of essential information on a regular basis.”
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Best Practices to Manage Access for Temporary and Contract Workers

Against all odds, a pair of White House party crashers in November 2009 made their way effortlessly into a state dinner hosted by the President. By all accounts, this breach
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Every Link in the Chain

Deutsche Post DHL, the mail and logistics services group, has partnered with American Airlines to help pharmaceutical firms ramp up to new U.S. regulations for cargo on passenger planes.Tighter access
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Convergence: Leap and the Net Will Appear

Joey Sudomir looks for a natural convergence when serving his enterprise. He gets help from Schneider Electric, which offers collective expertise in power, building automation, security and IT management. Here
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Know My Business, Please

Customer service is an essential element of a strong partnership, say corporate and government security executives. That’s as important with technicians working on an installation.
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Think Local and Global, Too

Security executives with a global mission need to work their U.S. and off-shore outsourcing relationships to assure high-quality officers. Photo courtesy Andrews International Microsoft Global Security oversees physical security/ life-safety,
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Domestic Nuclear Detection Gets Smarter

Matthew Schor of Trojan Defense said, “The nuclear detection mission is critical to homeland security and those who wish to smuggle nuclear materials must be deterred from achieving their goals.”One
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New Coast Guard Rules Improve Safety

A U.S. Coast Guard machinery technician assigned to Coast Guard Station Washington, D.C., signals to other crewmembers of a small response boat after checking a marina during a patrol along
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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.

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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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2015 January

In the January 2015 issue of Security, learn how PTZ and fixed dome cameras do dual duty in video production and surveillance applications, improve security on college campuses, and how to better cope with harsh environments in surveillance. 

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Tougher Cybersecurity Legislation

On January 20, President Barack Obama called for tougher cybersecurity legislation in his 2015 State of the Union address. Which of the following points do you feel is most needed today?
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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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criticalhomepagethumbFrom terrorism to vandalism, it’s preparedness, response, training and partnerships. Learn about some of the critical security issues facing this sector.

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