NEWS & ANALYSIS

Morning Security Brief: 83 Million JPMorgan Account Holders Compromised, Ebola Screening Concerns, and Clashes in Hong Kong

A cyberattack on JPMorgan Chase compromised 76 million household accounts and 7 million small businesses, healthcare experts call for more screening measures to detect Ebola in travelers, and fighting breaks out in Hong Kong.

Managing the BYOD Revolution

Personal digital devices are so popular that employees are bringing them into the workplace without management approval. This bring-your-own-device (BYOD) trend can lead to security threats.

Corporate Security Assessments: Getting the Right Messages to Senior Executives

At Concurrent Technologies Corporation (CTC), a Johnstown, Pennsylvania-based research and development company, the security staff developed a tool that keeps senior executives informed on critical questions. Adapted from U.S. government assessments used in Iraq, the tool was adapted to CTC’s security environment.

Security Management Covering ASIS International Seminar and Exhibits in Atlanta

The 60th annual ASIS Seminar and Exhibits kick off this weekend in Atlanta, and Security Management will be there to bring you the latest news.

Morning Security Brief: Europeans Join ISIS Fight, Security Responds to Shellshock, and Chicago Flights Interrupted

More than 3,000 Westerners have joined Islamic State fighters in Syria and Iraq, security professionals work to respond to Shellshock vulnerability, and all flights in and out of Chicago were temporarily delayed this morning after a fire broke out at an FAA facility.

Financial Fraud in Lithuania

The mechanics of telephone fraud are simple. It starts when an unsuspecting bank’s customer receives a telephone call from someone who introduces himself as a police investigator.

A Policy For Guns In The Workplace

Companies should implement a comprehensive policy that looks at the issue holistically and addresses not only guns, but violence in the workplace.

Morning Security Brief: International Tensions Cause Security Concerns, Customized Retail Malware, And More

Airstrikes on Iraq and Syria have raised concerns of retaliation after a French citizen was beheaded by jihadists. New York and New Jersey are increasing security in key locations. And the malware used in the Home Depot breach threatens other retailers.

Obama Calls for Global Effort to Fight Violent Extremism

President Barack Obama laid out the U.S. plan to combat violent extremism in the Middle East and across the globe in an address to the United Nations General Assembly this morning.

Morning Security Brief: Fire Shuts Port of LA, IT Security Chief Sabotaged Employer, White House Security, and More

A wharf fire shut down the Port of Los Angeles and some of the port of Long Beach yesterday. Home Depot's IT security chief sabotaged the IT system of a former employer. The fence jumper at the White House defeated multiple rings of protection. eBay has a listings security problem it is not fixing.
 




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