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How Incident Reporting Can Mitigate Threats

What reporting strategies should your enterprise adopt?
By J. Kelly Stewart
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How enterprises manage incidents outlines the strength and longevity of the business, and how they report vulnerabilities and adapt after a breach helps to stop incidents from reoccurring.


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Tracks Area Occupancy and Extends Access Control Systems

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This system extends any physical access control system to use mobile devices for verification and emergency evacuations.
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New UDM Student ID Policy Sparks Debate on Campus

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While some students are calling the new ID badge policy a threat against their rights, university officials are sticking with their policy of requiring students and faculty to wear their badges at all times.


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Access Control -- Vehicle Theft

Chicago Thieves Crack Vehicle Security Codes

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Inventive thieves in Chicago are cracking the security codes for keyless entry into cars – using the technology for damage-less entry and theft.


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Access Control -- Smartphones

NFC Smartphones Replace Keycards in Pilot Programs

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Pilot programs at Netflix and Good Technologies have proved successful for Near-Field Communication technology, including access control via smartphone. 


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Verticals Lead the Way to Access Control Boom in Latin America

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Hospitality, commercial and manufacturing & industrial sectors account for 55% of electronic access control growth. 


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Beyond the Numbers: What the Stanley-Niscayah M&A Means for You

By Diane Ritchey
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When security integrator Stanley Security Solutions announced plans last year to purchase fellow security integrator Niscayah, one of the largest global security firms in Europe and the U.S., for $1.2 billion, the move shook the very core of the security integrator space. The acquisition was large, to say the least: with it, Stanley Security Solutions increases its global presence, and its North American team greatly increased. There are more installation technicians, service specialists, branch employees, supervisors and team leaders. It created a much larger business, growing 30 percent in overall U.S. associates since January 2011.
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The Best of Three

By Joel Jensen
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I was searching my email outbox archives the other day and I ran across a column that I’d written a few years ago about the use of video and integrated security systems. I was adamant that a camera be ruled out for an access control solution versus considering it as an optional feature. I still maintain that assertion. I’m not saying that every door should have a camera – every door should be considered for one – as an integrated component of your access control system.
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Eyeing Up Turnstiles

By Cindy H. Dubin
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Optical turnstiles are viewed as a growing trend in entrance control, currently dominating the speedgate market, according to IMS Research. As a security measure, optical turnstiles restrict or control access to a building or secured area.
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Automate and Delegate

By Joel Jensen
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I’m always amazed at how many of my colleagues still rely on a significant amount of manual data entry to their access control systems. Often, a large amount of employee information is entered at the badging station or after-the-fact at the security office.
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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

September 2014

2014 September

In the September issue of Security Magazine, find out who this year's most influential people are in the security industry are. Also, take a peek at the technology products that ASIS 2014 will be showcasing at the upcoming event. Read about the lessons learned from security at the World Cup, find out why tactical medical training is a must for your enterprise and how Atlanta increased security by sharing surveillance.
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