A recent technical alert is issued based on information from Department of Homeland Security and the Federal Bureau of Investigation about ongoing cyberattacks against critical industrial infrastructure and control systems across the United States.
The new Amazon Package Delivery service inside the home is not only bringing attention to the growing problem of package delivery theft. The program is also accelerating video surveillance and access control acceptance to a much wider audience.
Edge storage video cameras have been available on the market for a good many years and are often used as an integral component to full-featured video management systems. Not every application needs a large-scale system, and in some cases, edge storage cameras can serve well enough alone.
Arteco, ZKAccess, Hanwha, and Accu-Tech explain how integrated technologies work together for seamless security and business operations during a live demo at the Courtyard Marriott in Memphis, Tennessee.
The federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has created new guidelines for workplace violence prevention, measurement, and response. Its purpose is to help organizations address when a workplace violence perpetrator violates OSHA’s well-known General Duty Clause (GDC), which says employees must protect their employees from all types of physical harm.
The security world is full of professional certifications, ranging from the plethora of initials offered by ASIS, to homeland security designations, to a fraud examiner’s certification, to others related to crisis management, threat management, and even critical incident stress. Do the examination costs, recertification fees and costs, and study time make sense for security professionals […]
Recent changes and pending new ones in travel restrictions for airline passengers coming from certain Middle East countries have banned the possession of laptop computers inside the cabin of the plane. More changes may be forthcoming, including adding 71 additional international airports to the current list.
In what is a growing trend in some school districts across the United States, the school board for the Georgetown Village School District in Georgetown, Ohio, voted to allow its teachers and staff to be armed at work. All staff members who want to participate in this program will go through a 3-day firearms certification […]
By Eduard Goodman, chief privacy officer for IDT911 When it comes to cybersecurity, two factors are coming together in a worrying way. One lurks in the results of a survey, conducted by the Association of Corporate Counsel, that shows employee error is the leading cause of data breaches. The other was revealed in research carried […]