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Lou Marciani Elected to University of Southern Mississippi Hall of Fame

October 24, 2013

Dr. Lou Marciani will be inducted into the University of Southern Mississippi's Alumni Hall of Fame.

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9/11 Sports Safety and Security Memorial Established at NCS4

September 12, 2013

The 111-lb. metal artifact from the World Trade Center became part of a permanent memorial at the entrance to NCS4 at the Trent Lott National Center in Hattiesburg, Miss. on September 11, 2013. 

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Managing Critical Risks and Timing in Sports Security

Professional and collegiate stadiums and arenas have been identified by the Department of Homeland Security as potential targets for terrorist activity.
July 1, 2013

Professional and collegiate stadiums and arenas have been identified by the Department of Homeland Security as potential targets for terrorist activity.

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Boston PD Superintendent to Keynote at NCS4

June 18, 2013

William Evans ran in the 2013 Boston Marathon and then led the Boston PD's field response from Boylston to Watertown.

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Magic Johnson Teams with NCS4 for Venue Certification

December 19, 2012

Earvin "Magic" Johnson is working with NCS4 and eVerifile to establish certification guides for safety and security in sporting venues.

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Sport Security Conference Debates Active Shooter, Weather Protocol

September 4, 2012
Aurora, Colorado. Penn State. The Indiana State Fair. These recent tragedies were clearly driving the agendas of speakers and attendees at the 2012 National Sports Safety and Security Conference and Exhibition in New Orleans early last month. The conference, hosted by the National Center for Spectator Sports Safety and Security (NCS4), tailored its speaker lineup around some of these recent issues – active shooter protocol, sexual misconduct policy and weather risk mitigation.
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Returning to Constant Vigilance in Event Security

August 16, 2012

Has the industry lost its edge of vigilance? At MetLife Stadium, a record-breaking event with 90,000 Jews required a united effort and more than a little vigilance. 

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Measuring the Risk in High–Low Frequency Tasks

August 13, 2012

Gordon Graham breaks down how to regard levels of risk by levels of frequency, as well as how high-risk, low-frequency event disasters can be avoided and risks mitigated through training. 

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Managing Security in Alternate Parking Lots

August 1, 2012

Some sports fans will inevitably park off-site in different privately-owned lots around a venue, but how can venue security directors manage the problems that come through their gates from these under-regulated lots?

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Spectator Violence Forum Kicks Off NCS4 Conference

July 31, 2012

The annual conference on sports safety and security kicks off with a panel on spectator violence prevention.

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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

July 2014

2014 July

In the July issue of Security Magazine, read about how the NFL is balancing security with fan experience to make sure sporting events are running smoothly. If you're doing any traveling this summer, be sure to read the 5 hot spots for business travel security, also, employers can track on-the-go employees with new mobile apps. Also, check out the latest news and industry innovations for the security industry.

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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

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