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ASIS Standard for Private Security Service Providers Overseas Adopted by UK

- The ANSI standard, Management System for Quality of Private Security Company Operations – Requirements with Guidance, has been adopted for use in the United Kingdom.

Corruption

- Transparency International U.K. assesses the transparency of the anticorruption programs implemented by defense companies.

Operating in High-Risk Markets

- By gathering intelligence, establishing local relationships, and developing crisis management plans, companies can reap the rewards of operating in high-risk countries.

Morning Security Brief: Internet Treaty, JFK Workers to Strike, Anthony Cibelli Sentenced, and More

- Western nations refuse to sign a treaty that would give governments more power over the Internet. JFK security workers plan to strike before the Christmas holiday. Anthony Cibelli sentenced to 18 months for stealing grenades from Iraq. And more.

Armoring Trends in Latin America

- As violent attacks on citizens continue in countries such as Brazil and Mexico,individuals are responding by buying armor for private vehicles.

Morning Security Brief: Radioactive Material Investigations, Headlight Thefts, Most Dangerous Places to Travel, and More

- Georgia investigations examine the region's nuclear material black market. Porsche headlight thefts in Amsterdam. Pakistan, Sudan, and Georgia named the most dangerous places to travel. And more.

Morning Security Brief: OpIsrael Picks Up, Taliban Leaks E-mail List, Portland Security Officers Plan Strike, and More

- Hackers step up cyberattacks against Israel. A Taliban spokesperson makes the group’s e-mail list public. Cuba to host peace talks between Colombia and the FARC. And more.

Morning Security Brief: NASA Breach, Anonymous Targets Israel, Marijuana Business, and More

- A NASA laptop with personally identifiable information gets stolen. Anonymous launches an operation against Israel. People who want to sell marijuana legally are having a hard time trying to get started. And more.

FBI Adds Terrorist Rapper to Most Wanted List

- Omar Hammami is just as comfortable in the studio as he his carrying an AK-47. Since 2009, he’s released about a half-dozen rap tracks celebrating martyrdom and condemning the United States and Israel. Now his face will appear on posters at a post office near you.

Morning Security Brief: Petraeus Fallout, McAfee Wanted for Questioning, Biological Attack Modeling, and More

- The Petraeus scandal just keeps getting bigger and bigger. McAfee founder a “person of interest” in neighbor’s murder. Iran tells why it shot at a U.S. drone. And more.

Morning Security Brief: LA ID Cards Approved, Security Industry Responds to Sandy, Boko Haram Expansion, and More

- LA Council approved a plan for city IDs for undocumented immigrants. Several companies in the security industry have stepped up to provide assistance after Hurricane Sandy. Boko Haram expands its reach And More.

Morning Security Brief: Hajj Security, Next Generation SRDs, Honduran Police, and More

- Security deployed ahead of the Hajj. DHS looking to fund next generation SRDs. Honduras to relieve 99 police officers. And more.

Morning Security Brief: ‘Breaking News’ Phishing Attack, Drone Strike Stats, Parliament Breach Reviewed, and More

- Phishing attack disguised as breaking news from CNN. Researchers from Columbia find most drone strike statistics inaccurate. A staffing error leads to a security breach in Australian Parliament. And more.
 




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