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Equifax Settles Data Breach Charges

In 2017, hackers struck the data equivalent of a gold mine: Equifax. The consumer credit reporting agency confirmed that individuals had obtained access to its systems and compromised data on roughly 147 million Americans. Equifax also said British and Canadian residents had been impacted by the breach.

The hackers made off with a variety of personal data, including Social Security and driver’s license numbers, birth dates, names, and credit card information.

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November 2019: What I’ve Learned – Turning Setbacks into Benefits

True mentoring is like looking into an acorn and seeing the oak tree it could become, and then helping it grow, says forensic psychologist and threat management expert George L. Vergolias, Psy.D. from R3 Continuum. In this bonus SM podcast from the ASIS Mentoring Committee, Vergolias shares his experiences on multiyear career trajectories, leadership, mentoring, and the ever-expanding security industry.

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As the preeminent organization for security management professionals, ASIS International offers a dynamic calendar of events to advance your professional development. From executive education to global exchanges, our events work together to help you reach new heights in your career.

Book Review: Terrorism and Counterterrorism

Featured in the November Issue

It is increasingly challenging to write an excellent survey based on the literature on terrorism given the massive proliferation of books and articles on the subject and the continuing evolution of the threat. But Matthew Lippman has met the challenge.



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