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Morning Security Brief: Ebola Testing in Africa, Internet of Things Research, and Microsoft Security Vulnerability

- The World Health Organziation has approved accelerated testing of Ebola vaccines in West Africa. Verizon Wireless and the Georgia Institute of Technology have teamed up to research the Internet of Things. And Microsoft released a fix to a critical vulnerability in its Windows computers.

Mega-Crises: Understanding the Prospects, Nature, Characteristics and the Effects of Cataclysmic Events

-  Mega-crises are not a new phenomenon in human history; however, advances in mass communication and other technologies bring the news of disasters to billions of people much more quickly.

Retail Theft, Inc.

- Organized crime has a devastating impact on retail, with an estimated $30 billion in annual losses. But companies are joining forces and enlisting government and law enforcement as allies to fight back.

Morning Security Brief: Bleak Inspection Report for DHS, Malaysia Airlines MH-17 Update, Home Depot Confirms Breach, and More

- An Inspector General report has found that the Department of Homeland Security has a hoard of medical supplies for pandemic response set to expire soon. The Dutch Safety Review Board has released a report showing that Malaysia Airlines Flight MH-17 was shot down by a "large number of fragments." Home Depot confirms that it did suffer a security breach. And more.

Organizational Resilience: Managing the Risks of Disruptive Events, A Practitioners Guide

- Using this book as a guide, any security manager can understand the standard for security preparedness and continuity in crisis planning, then put it back into effect.

Managing

- A security operations team can help the company assess vulnerabilities, correct problems, and stay open to new ways of solving problems.

Catastrophic Impact and Loss: The Capstone of Impact Assessment

-  The author takes a complex view of risk management by probing into the uncertainty of the sociopolitical climate in our world today as it relates to probable and possible threats.

Cargo Crime: Security Theft and Prevention

- Cargo crime has significant criminal and financial impact on businesses and the economy. In Cargo Crime: Security and Prevention, author J.J. Coughlin offers his extensive industry experience to enlighten the audience on the many forms of cargo crime, its actors, and its impact.

Cultural Property Security: Protecting Museums, Historic Sites, Archives, and Libraries

- While the focus of this book is cultural property protection, the author uses a “paint by numbers” method that allows the reader to use the asset protection process in most, if not all, other areas requiring security.

Don’t Get Burned by Digital Wildfires

- Are you at risk of getting burned by a digital wildfire?

Big Picture Risk Management

- How companies are using governance, risk, and compliance solutions to improve efficiency, meet regulatory requirements, and centralize risk management.

Governance, Risk Management, and Compliance: It Can’t Happen to Us—Avoiding Corporate Disaster While Driving Success

- Although its intended audience is primarily senior corporate executives and board members, this book also makes an excellent how-to manual for any security manager.

Risk Analysis and the Security Survey, Fourth Edition

- Written in two parts, the book takes the reader beyond merely conducting the risk analysis in part one to what happens should preparedness fail.
 




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