Daily Headline : Investigations
12/12/2011 - Edward J. Appel, CEO of iNameCheck, has written a primer for today’s security professionals covering the ins and outs of Internet vetting, data mining, and intelligence gathering.
Daily Headline : Maritime Security
11/22/2011 - The UN Security Council on Tuesday adopted a resolution calling for members to cooperate with the Somali government to use “all necessary means” to combat piracy. The State Department has suggested private security protect ships in dangerous waters.
Book Reviews: Security Management
11/19/2011 - This well-structured book can be used as a security professional’s template for setting up and organizing effective security operations in virtually any setting.
Book Reviews: Investigations
11/19/2011 - Edward J. Appel, CEO of iNameCheck, has written a primer for today’s security professionals covering the ins and outs of Internet vetting, data mining, and intelligence gathering.
Beyond Print: Best Practices \ Case Studies
10/28/2011 - ASIS International is developing a standard to help guide private security contractors operating in areas with weakened rule of law. Learn more about the standard as well as other related private security guidelines online.
Daily Headline : Physical Security
10/27/2011 - In "Preventing Crowd Violence," editors Tamara D. Madensen and Johannes Knutsson have collected a compendium of advice from international police and behavioral experts.
Daily Headline : Security Management
10/21/2011 - This work is something of a paradox. It has some very impressive strengths but these are accompanied by glaring deficiencies, says reviewer Chris Hertig.
Daily Headline : Guards \ Security Officers
10/21/2011 - A town replaces it law enforcement with private security. The U.S. delivers a warning to Pakistan. Adobe says that it has fixed a bug in Flash Player that allowed hackers to spy on customers. And more.
Book Reviews: Risk Management
09/29/2011 - Overall, this book provides excellent guidance for the information security practitioner and the network security engineer, as well as those who need an understanding of the strategic significance of vulnerabilities and reasons for their control.
Daily Headline : Surveillance
08/09/2011 - The London Metropolitan Police are posting images captured by CCTV footage to social media Web sites to identify rioters.
Industry News: Financial Markets
Book Reviews: Contingency Planning \ Disaster Management
07/22/2011 - This tome builds on the foundation laid by its two earlier editions, assembling the collective wisdom of 38 experts from around the world in the field of business continuity planning.
Daily Headline : Personnel Protection
07/11/2011 - Governments will typically put up the money to protect incumbents during campaigns, but they are often slow to protect candidates of opposition parties. Taiwan's opposition party is questioning why, after two shootings, its candidates won't be given armored vehicles.