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Retailers Estimate Holiday Return Fraud Will Cost Them $3.6 Billion

Grocery, department, discount, specialty and small retailers will lose an estimated $10.9 billion to return fraud this year.


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Fans Ejected from NFL Stadium Will Be Barred From Others

In 2015 the NFL will ban fans ejected from one stadium from attending games in other cities.


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Security Expert Predicts Four Critical Cyber-Trends for 2015

Cybersecurity is guaranteed to make big headlines in 2015, according to one computer fraud expert.


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Poll Shows Public Demand for Increased National Security Spending

A Harris Poll shows that the U.S. government should increase spending on America's national security relative to the caps set more than three years ago.


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Obama Administration Requests $263 Million for Police Body Cameras

The White House has asked for $263 million in funding for police body cameras and training in the wake of the shooting death of unarmed 18-year-old Michael Brown.
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Report says US Health Security Preparedness Can Improve

 Although there is room for improvement, the U.S. overall is highly prepared in the event of a health emergency or disaster, according to this year's National Health Security Preparedness Index


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Global Retail Theft Barometer Study Finds Shrink Cost Retailers $128 Billion Worldwide

Shrink, comprised of shoplifting, employee or supplier fraud and administrative errors, cost the global retail industry more than $128 billion last year, $42 billion in the US alone, according to the latest Global Retail Theft Barometer.
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Massachusetts School to Debut 'Active Shooter' System

A Methuen Massachusetts school will soon deploy an automated system to detect and track a gunman on campus.
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Earthquake Early Alert System to Expand in California

Officials are planning the first major rollout of California's earthquake early warning system next year, providing access to some schools, fire stations and more private companies.
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New Jersey Looks at 'Yes Means Yes' College Policy

A new proposal in New Jersey makes it the latest state moving to require college campuses to define when "yes means yes" in an effort to stem the tide of sexual assaults.
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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.

Podcasts

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

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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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