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Video Reveals Airplane Cockpit Door Vulnerability

February 27, 2014

A new video shows how a terrorist could breach an airliner’s cockpit in just two seconds and lock its reinforced door behind him.


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University of Minnesota to Spend $4.1 Million on Security

February 17, 2014

The  University of Minnesota’s Board of Regents will invest $4.1 million into school security.


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Rockhurst University is a Fast Learner on Access Control

February 7, 2014
Rockhurst University is a 100-year-old comprehensive university, located in central Kansas City, Mo. The security of more than 3,000 Rockhurst students, faculty and staff is the responsibility of the university’s 24 Security Department personnel, who utilize RS2’s Access It!® Universal access control software in a system that has gradually been expanded over the past few years.
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Intrusion at LA City Hall Underscores Security Concerns

February 5, 2014

A transient jumped over a counter inside Los Angeles City Hall and vandalized the office of a city councilman Friday afternoon, underscoring already existing security concerns at the building.


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TSA Considers Allowing Screeners to Carry Cellphones

January 23, 2014

The TSA is considering a policy change that would allow airport security screeners to carry cellphones so they can quickly call for help in an emergency.


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Schools to Stop Serving as Polling Stations Citing Security Concerns

January 5, 2014

Some schools want to end their traditional role as polling places because of security concerns.


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Privacy Concerns Over Disney MagicBand

January 1, 2014

Some visitors have expressed concern over privacy while wearing a MagicBand around the Walt Disney World Resort.


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Parents Protest Removal of School Security Officers

December 22, 2013

Parents at a school in Lindenhurst, NJ are protesting the school district's removal of security officers from its elementary schools.


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IRS Asked to Improve Security at its Offices

November 15, 2013

The Internal Revenue Service needs to take additional steps to improve security at some of its facilities.


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Automated Passenger Security Exits Approved for Sea-Tac Airport

September 14, 2013

Seattle-Tacoma International Airport will become one of the first major airports in the U.S. to use state-of-the-art automated exit lane technology at all exits.


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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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Security Magazine

April 2014

2014 April

In the April issue of Security magazine, read about integration partnerships and their growing success. The Boston Marathon bombing has changed the way integrators look at security for sporting events, see where they are one year after the tragic incident. Read about the 2014 RSA conference and this year's theme of "Threat Intelligence. Also, read about the latest products and news in the security industry.

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