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Security Week in Review

Check out the week's top articles from, as well as the latest information about polls, eNewsletter opportunities and coming attractions.

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The Week in Review: December 15-21

Active shooter protocols, security officer training and top 2013 predictions are the most popular articles this week for

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The Week in Review: November 10-16

Hiring hackers and tough questions about smart camera purchases top this week's top articles in the Week in Review.

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The Week in Review: November 3-9

Security Blog -- Week in Review

The Security 500 tops the most popular articles again this week, but workplace violence prevention and security officers still make the list. 

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Week in Review -- Hurricane Sandy Aftermath

The Week in Review: October 26-November 2

In the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, top stories include the duty of care airlines have to stranded passengers, how to manage stress in disaster recovery, and the Security 500 Report.

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The Week in Review: October 20-26

Security officer titles and perceptions, workplace violence incidents and alphabet soup top the list of this week's most popular articles at

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The Security Blog is written by our team of editors and includes thought provoking opinions, trends, and essential security information for security executives. Read More
Biosignature ID Verification

Taking the Next Step to Secure Online Activity

Positively ID online users by identifying behavior

Biosignature ID verification: Positively ID online users by identifying behavior and gestures that are unique to each individual.

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Emergence of Smartphones as a Key Platform for Security Industry

Convergence and integration have become buzzwords in the security industry, and mostly for good reason.
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The Changing Cybersecurity Landscape

First of a Four-Part Series for National Cyber Security Awareness Month

From an executive-level perspective, the greatest shift in cybersecurity relates to the focus and the responsibility – moving from strictly an “IT issue” to one of a business function. Look no further than the Target breach and the subsequent resignations of the company’s CEO and CIO to see how cybersecurity has escalated to the C-suite. This was unprecedented 15 years ago, when the primary cybersecurity role of IT was information assurance. So why has the philosophy changed?

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Are Cyber Attacks More than Critical Infrastructure Can C.H.E.W.?

In August 2013, Former Assistant Defense Secretary for Homeland Defense & Americas’ Security Affairs, Dr. Paul Stockton sat on a panel that discussed cybersecurity challenges facing the electric sector and some of the vulnerabilities in the U.S. electric grid system.
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Join the Conversation: Security and Perception Post-9/11

Today, as we remember the terrible events of the morning of September 11, 2001, the staff of Security magazine is considering how far we have come, and how far we have left to go.

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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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2014 December

This issue of Security Magazine covers our 12th annual Top Guarding Firms list. Check out the best of the best as of December 2014. The 21st century has brought with it new types of security threats. Read how to combat and protect against these threats.

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Security Emergency Preparedness Training

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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.

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