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Vaulting into Digital Video

- How a company made the move to a PC-based digital CCTV solution that made viewing and storing images easier tasks.

Quick Bytes: Wireless assessments

- If your organization has a wireless network, it must be regularly assessed to ensure that it remains secure from malicious outsiders.

Digital Maps Draw Better Response

- Mall security adopts software to view floor plans for safety purposes.

Wireless assessments

- If your organization has a wireless network, it must be regularly assessed to ensure that it remains secure from malicious outsiders. The tools, both free and commercial, that are available to perform these assessments are discussed in a paper available from The Center for Internet Security (CIS), a nonprofit group that publishes best-practices benchmarks for a range of common IT hardware and software. The paper, Assessing the Security of a Wireless Environment, is one of seven free publications on wireless security @ Get this and other CIS papers via SM Online

Banking on Encryption.

- A bank invests in e-mail encryption.

Supporting Staff Development

- To prosper, staff must be supported and held accountable.

Schools Get FERPA Guidance

- The Department of Education has developed guidelines and brochures for school officials and parents to better understand students' privacy rights.

Fune Tuning E-mail Control

- Smart solutions to security problems

Assessing Project Results

- To ensure that resources are directed effectively, companies have to assess the cause and effect relationship between changes made and results achieved.  

It's All About the Data

- Businesses need defense-in-depth strategies for protecting their sensitive data. They should start at the network perimeter and go from there to the operating system and applications and finally to the data itself.

Security to Bank On

- Faced with the need to increase IT staff and resources, this bank chose to outsource all of its network monitoring.

Lab Safety

- Biological safety guidelines for laboratories dealing with the world’s most dangerous toxins are available from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention.

Security Offensive

- Learn about the six common attributes of the most successful companies that best align security with business objectives.
 




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