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Governance of Security Systems: A Handbook for Designing and Implementing a Security Program That Will Protect Your Business

-  This compact book is a primer on security management and explains how to develop a risk-based security program that encompasses training, intelligence, investigations, auditing, and more to protect infrastructure, personnel, and information.

New Frontiers

-  Exploring frontiers.

A Voice in the Storm

-  Kutztown University of Pennsylvania enlisted the help of an engineering firm to upgrade its mass notification system.


-  The ASIS Foundation and the University of Phoenix have released The Security Industry Survey of Risks and Professional Competencies, a security industry survey and research report that sheds light on the crucial talent and training needs of this high-growth industry. The survey was initiated to identify top enterprise security risks; to better understand the industry’s talent needs; and to generate actionable recommendations for strengthening the industry’s work force.

Fraud Analytics: Strategies and Methods for Detection and Prevention

- This quick read offers an introduction to employing analytic tools to correlate and analyze large amounts of data. This book is an excellent over­view of using those tools to discover fraud. The book is not complicated by the overuse of technical terms; it is user friendly.

How to Conduct Internal Investigations: A Practical Guide for Human Resource Professionals

- There are four parts to the book: prevention, employment law, investigation, and documentation.

College Campus Meets Urban

- Columbia College Chicago relies on partnerships, personnel, and technology to protect its unique urban campus.

See Clearly

- Developing an in-house intelligence function can result in a faster and more accurate security response.

Heating Up The Perimeter

- Cox Enterprises turns to thermal imaging cameras to secure its critical infrastructure.

Assessing the Academy

- After quadrupling in size in less than 10 years, the Northern Kentucky Montessori Academy upgrades its access control system.

Bold Visions

- Defending bold ideas.

Security Becoming Less of a Luxury

- Security spending is on the increase, according to a recent report. Find out which industry sectors are projected to rise the most.

Embrace Uncertainty

- What you don’t know, find out.

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