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Case Study

- Friendship Village found an access control system that protected elderly residents and made system management easy.

How to Spot a Fake ID

- Security Officers need to be able to spot fake IDs presented at security checkpoints. Read about the most important questions they should ask and what they should look for on a driver's license.

Facial Recognition

- The Federal Trade Commission has released a report on facial recognition technology. The report, Facing Facts: Best Practices for Common Uses of Facial Recognition Technologies, is designed to help companies use innovative products without violating employee or consumer privacy.

Disability

- The U.S. Department of Labor has launched a Website containing the Worksite Flexibility Toolkit to provide information on workplace flexibility. Announced to coincide with National Disability Employment Awareness Month, the site contains links to 172 sources, including legislation, case studies, fact sheets, reports, and news articles.

Electronic Access Control

- This book is likely one of the most current and comprehensive works available in this subject area, says reviewer Paul D. Barnard, CPP, CISM, SFPC.

Morning Security Brief: Hospital Back-Up Power, Hurricane Sandy By State, Employee Tracking, and More

- ProPublica investigates why hospital back-up generators continue to fail. Employees at a Canadian law firm say a new access control program is being used inappropriately. Shocking videos of inmate who committed suicide show abuse by corrections staff. And more.

Morning Security Brief: 911 Caller Reveals NYPD Spy Operation, Olympic Credentials, New Details About the Aurora Shooter

- A man outs an NYPD spy operation after mistaking it for a terrorist cell. Olympic athletes told not to post pictures of their credentials on Twitter. James Holmes sent a package describing his attack plans to his university. And more.

Consolidating Authorization

- Helping companies consolidate the network access and authentication process.

Case Study

- To enhance security for its tenants, a real estate company adds a visitor management system to its existing program.

Dial “O” for an Open Door

- While a new technology that could turn smartphones into access control devices looks promising, a recent pilot program reveals complications.

Dial “O” for an Open Door

- While a new technology that could turn smartphones into access control devices looks promising, a recent pilot program reveals complications.

Case Study

- A hospital found an access control system that allowed security to maintain control while helping to secure sensitive locations.

Morning Security Brief: Video Analytics, Videoconferencing Vulnerable to Hackers, Security Violations at Nuclear Lab, and More

- TSA says new video analytics system is 100 percent accurate. Videoconference setups are often unsecured, says a security researcher. Multiple security violations are being investigated at Oak Ridge Laboratory. And more.
 




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