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In need of a subject matter expert? Councils support ASIS’ vast knowledge base. By focusing on specific security practice areas, councils offer channels to contribute your expertise, resources to increase professional effectiveness, and programming relevant to your sector of security management.

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Executive Protection Council
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Gaming and Wagering Protection
Global Terrorism and Political Instability
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Information Asset Protection and Pre-Employment Screening
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Physical Security
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School Safety and Security
Security Applied Sciences Ad Hoc Council
Security Architecture and Engineering
Security Services
Supply Chain and Transportation Security
Transitions Ad Hoc Council
Utilities Security
Women in Security Council
Young Professionals Council

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The Latest from ASIS Councils

Security on the Internet of Things: An ESRM Perspective

IT Security Council, 2018

According to the paper, “The uses of the IoT to build this Smart World are convenient and bring a new level of mobile management to every aspect of consumer and business activities. However, the IoT brings with it, not just convenient access for users of the things, but also convenient access for those wanting to exploit those things. More access points provide more opportunities for attackers to get in. More communication provides more online traffic to siphon information from. More control provides more ability to hijack that control.”