NEWS & ANALYSIS

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.

Morning Security Brief: U.S. Airstrikes on ISIS, HealthCare.gov 'Critical' Flaw, and GAO Reports on Privacy and Security

The United States launched airstrikes against ISIS in Syria on Tuesday and also targeted another terrorist organization in the region. Penetration testing has determined that HealthCare.gov contains a "critical" security vulnerability, and other findings from an Inspector General report. And, the U.S. Government Accountability Office released several reports on Monday related to safety and security.

Morning Security Brief: Presidential Security, Yemeni Ceasefire, ISIS Threat

White House security under review after breach, Yemeni government reaches agreement with rebels, ISIS urges followers to attack U.S. citizens
 




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