May 07, 2009 -This month's installment of the Security Management podcast features advice on how to avoid background screening mishaps in the digital age as well as other topics covered in the May issue.
May 06, 2009 -During two separate congressional hearings yesterday on piracy off the coast of Somalia, a U.S. defense official and a shipping executive told lawmakers that ships should provide their own security.
May 05, 2009 -Afghan Taliban tells CNN, "We are not under the command of al Qaeda." In a one-on-one interview with a top Taliban spokesperson, CNN correspondent Nic Robertson probes the group's intentions and tries to find out whether productive negotiations with Afghan Officials are likely.
May 05, 2009 -Another industry group has recommended that the White House appoint a cabinet-level cybersecurity official to lead the effort to secure the nation’s critical infrastructure from cyberattacks
May 04, 2009 -The Taliban in Pakistan has begun to finance terrorist activities in the country by selling gems on the black market as the Swat Valley peace accord between the government and the Taliban frays.
May 01, 2009 -The State Department's Country Reports on Terrorism 2008 shows security progress in Iraq in 2008 has significantly led to the decline in worldwide terrorist incidents and fatalities over 2007, but leaving out the progress in Iraq shows a steady growth in terrorism worldwide.
Apr 30, 2009 -Speaking with ASIS International's CSO Roundtable this morning, a disaster epidemiologist discussed the swine flu scare while advising organizations how they can ready themselves if infections strike their employees.