NEWS & ANALYSIS
Oct 02, 2013 -The SEC has awarded a whistleblower $14 million. Apple's planned second campus will be heavily secured. Terrorism is endemic to ridged societies, a new journal article states. Singapore will open an advanced cybersecurity training facility next year. And More.
Oct 01, 2013 -A majority of the Department of Homeland Security's work force will remain on the job during the U.S. government shutdown; two Marine Corps leaders are ordered to retire early after a security breach last year on a base in Afghanistan; Nigeria adds more security in and around schools after a deadly shooting on a university campus; and more.
Sep 30, 2013 -The Syrian government will begin a week of meetings with inspectors to start the process intended to lead to the destruction of its chemical weapons. A government report finds that the Department of Homeland Security should conduct more thorough assessments of foreign ports to assess supply chain risk. Extremists opened fire on students at a college in Nigeria yesterday.
Sep 27, 2013 -The United Nations Security Council's permanent members reach an agreement on Syria, iPhone hacker gives an interview, a Senate subcommittee discusses a program that would use biometrics to track when those on visas leave the U.S., and more.
Sep 25, 2013 -Attendees at Wednesday’s general session of the ASIS International 59th Annual Seminar and Exhibits heard Apple Computer Inc. cofounder Steve Wozniak laud technology as the means toward a better life. Security Management also spoke to Wozniak after the event.
Sep 25, 2013 -During its meeting on Monday, the ASIS Security Services Council (SSC) presented the Ralph Day Security Officer of the Year Award to Myisha Pullen, security officer with AlliedBarton Security Services.
Sep 25, 2013 -Kevin Donovan, vice president of global security for Johnson & Johnson in New Brunswick, New Jersey, has been a driving force in building partnerships on behalf of ASIS as well as in shaping the future of the CSO Roundtable.
Sep 25, 2013 -ASIS International President Geoff T. Craighead announced the winners of the Annual Accolades Awards at Tuesday’s networking luncheon. The awards are bestowed each year to innovative new security products that have been released during the previous year.
Sep 25, 2013 -The ASIS Foundation’s Donor of Distinction Award was presented at Tuesday’s luncheon to Joseph L. Rector, CPP, PCI, PSP. Rector serves as the deputy director for the 11th Security Forces Group at Andrews Air Force Base.
Sep 25, 2013 -Curious about where (ISC)² is headed in the future? How is (ISC)² working with academia? What is the organization doing to build the next generation of cybersecurity professionals? What educational opportunities are available for continuing professional education credits? All of these questions and more were posed to a panel consisting of board members and management at the annual Town Hall Meeting on Monday evening here in Chicago.