INFORMATION

Site Map - International

Extremism

- Researchers are looking into how leaders’ speeches can trigger violent responses. Read their report.

The U.K. Bribery Act, Year One

- Companies that conduct business in the United Kingdom should review their existing anticorruption programs in light of the U.K. Bribery Act.

Upcoming Elections Highlight Venezuela’s Uncertain Future

- Since the death of long-time Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez was announced on March 5, a harsh light has been cast on the economic and political future of the South American nation. The upcoming April 14 elections will be a referendum on whether the country will continue to operate as it did under the Chavez regime, or move in a new direction.

Effective Crime Reduction Strategies: International Perspectives

- In this collection of scholarly compositions, editors James Albrecht and Dilip Das present work from authors who made presentations at an International Police Executive Symposium.

EU Privacy Proposal Criticized

- A privacy policy introduced by the European Union has come under fire for being too restrictive and too expensive.

Morning Security Brief: New York Times Hacked, Border Security, Super Bowl Security, and More

- The New York Times says it was hacked by China. The economic downturn may have played a role in reduced arrests along the Southwest border. And more.

Morning Security Brief: Gitmo Hearings, Brazilian Nightclub Fire, and More

- Guantánamo lawyers say the government forces them to turn over privileged communications. Mexico plans to stop narco perp walks. And more.

Morning Security Brief: Skype Privacy, Drone Strikes, SIBR, and More

- Skype users want to know what information Skype shares with law enforcement. The UN opens an investigation into drone strikes. NIST is looking for small businesses to create cybersecurity solutions. And more.

Morning Security Brief: North Africa Instability, Bio-agent Detection, Yakuza Assets Blocked, and More

- Secretary of State Hillary Clinton says U.S. should increase its role in Africa to counter jihadist threat. The University of Tennessee is working on a bio-agent locator. The U.S. freezes Yakuza assets. And more.

Morning Security Brief: No Inauguration Arrests, Student Expelled After Alerting School of Security Flaw, Guards Plan Protest

- No major security incidents reported on inauguration day. A Montreal University student was expelled for hacking after he alerted the college of a network security flaw. Connecticut security guards plan a protest. And more.

Hackers Target Mexican National Security Networks

- In 2011 hackers threatened to take on the Zeta cartel, but backed off after the cartel threatened to track them down. Now Anonymous has launched a campaign against the Mexican government in support of a rebel group.

VIDEO: The Violence of Mexican Drug Cartels

- This video, featured on Visually, shows how U.S. policies on drugs and guns impact the stability of its southern neighbor.

Morning Security Brief: Assault Weapons Ban, Danger in Mali, USC Security Plan Implemented, and More

- POTUS endorses assault weapons ban. France sends 750 troops to Mali and have plans to send more. Fingerprint scans required for visitors as a part of USC’s new security plan. And more.
 




Beyond Print

SM Online

See all the latest links and resources that supplement the current issue of Security Management magazine.