April 25, 2014
Today's Headlines

Senate Report Says DHS Watchdog 'Jeopardized' His Office's Integrity

The Department of Homeland Security's former acting inspector general altered and delayed investigations at the request of senior administration, according to a Senate oversight report released Thursday.

Morning Security Brief: Three Americans Killed at Afghan Hospital, National Zoo Security Concerns, And More

Three U.S. foreign nationals were killed at a hospital in Kabul by a security guard, the National Zoo rethinks its security plan after a shooting Monday, lawmakers urge an audit of airport perimeter security, and more.

Morning Security Brief: Airport Codes Lost, University Server Hacked, and More

Security codes for the Japanese airport that President Obama will arrive at were misplaced by a worker. Iowa State University servers have been hacked. Michaels has released a report on the security breach that exposed customers' payment information.

Morning Security Brief: Airport Security Review, U.K. Terrorism Investigation, Deportation Rules, and More

Airport security is under review after a 15-year-old stowed away on a flight from California to Hawaii, a terrorism investigation has been launched at several U.K. secondary schools, DHS Secretary Jeh Johnson considers limiting deportations of immigrants living in the U.S. illegally, and more.

Morning Security Brief: Marathon Security, Fighting Al Qaeda, Terrorist Bill, and Plane Stowaway

Heavy security at Boston Marathon, striking al Qaeda in Yemen, Obama signs anti-terrorist diplomat bill, and teen rides in plane wheel well.

Morning Security Brief: Report on Security Clearances, Screening Program Suspended, Suspected Terrorist Goes on Trial, and More

The U.S. issues a new report on security clearances, a pilot program designed to speed up screening checkpoints at airports has been suspended, suspected terrorist Abu Hamza al-Masri goes on trial, and more.

SEC Announces Examinations of Wall Street Firms' Cybersecurity Measures

The Securities and Exchange Commission moves to examine more than 50 registered broker-dealers and investment advisers to assess their cybersecurity measures.

Morning Security Brief: Al Qaeda Video, Russian Troops, Fighting Heartbleed, and More

New al Qaeda video surfaces, Putin talks troops before Geneva meeting, UT-Dallas researchers fighting Heartbleed virus, and nine are dead from Korean ferry disaster.

Morning Security Brief: Almost 300 Missing After Ferry Sinks Off Korean Coast, NYPD Spy Unit Disbanded, And More

The United States joins a rescue effort to find almost 300 missing passengers after a ferry sinks, the New York Police Department disbands a secretive unit that spied on Muslims, and the FBI releases advice on how not to become a spy.

Social Media Explodes as Twitter Users Issue Bomb Threats

Dozens of Twitter users take to the social platform to send major airlines bomb threats.

Morning Security Brief: Ukraine Orders Military Action, Heartbleed Woes Increase, And More

Ukraine orders a military operation to confront pro-Russian militants, the Heartbleed flaw continues to plague the Internet, Attorney General Eric Holder asks for additional funds to train for active shooter scenarios, and Boston marks the one-year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombing.

Morning Security Brief: Kansas City Shooting, Nigerian Blasts, Malaysian Air Search, and Ohio Security App

Kansas City shooting suspect booked, deadly blast in Nigeria kills 71, Malaysian air search goes quiet, and Ohio security officials offer smartphone app.
This Month's Print Issue

Cover - The Abu Dhabi Safety and Security Planning Manual (SSPM) establishes a system for approaching crime prevention and counterterrorism in the earliest stages of a project’s life: during planning and design.

Editor's Note - Security Management is speaking your language.

Retail Security - The Target data breach affected as many as 70 million customers. How did the attack occur, and how can retailers prevent a similar occurrence?

Event Security- Maracanã Stadium will host the FIFA World Cup in Brazil. To ensure the safety of patrons and players, stadium management upgraded security.

Workplace Mentoring - Today’s security professionals can benefit from mentoring, which can help them move forward meaningfully in their careers.

Mar/Apr 2014
Table of Contents

  • Member News
  • In Brief
  • Security Management
  • Foundation
  • CSO Roundtable
  • Women in Security
  • Standards and Guidelines
  • Awards
  • Certification
  • President's Reception
  • Chapter News


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Also available for download
Seminar 2012 Wrap-Up
2012 Annual Report
2013 Volunteer Leadership Photos

Door Prop Alarm

The EAX-300 Door Prop Alarm from Detex Corporation of New Braunfels, Texas, assures that doors left open by mistake or intent won’t defeat the whole security system.

IP Cameras

CBC (AMERICA) Corporation of Commack, New York, announced that a new family of IP cameras has been added to the Ganz PixelPro Series.

Cloud-Based Video

Sony Electronics Security Systems Division of Park Ridge, New Jersey, and Next Level Security Systems of Carlsbad, California, have launched an affordable, scalable, cloud-based video surveillance solution.

Beyond Print

SM Online

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