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Access Chaos: The Overlooked Security Concern Creating Risk on Your Campus

To maintain a secure environment, many corporate, educational, and other campuses have deployed physical access control systems (PACS). These systems rely on accurate permissions to determine who can access specific areas of  a campus based on pre-determined rights and roles. But what happens when the permissions, rights, and roles inside the system are not accurate or do not align with other business systems?

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The use of technology on college campuses is expanding faster ever before, but that doesn’t mean that stakeholders’ expectations of privacy have shrunk. Michael Sink joins SM Highlights host Chuck Harold to talk campus security and privacy. Also in this episode, sponsored by RaySecur, Will Plummer discusses mailroom security and last mile threats, and Shelly Kozacek, CPP, shares guidance for security career switches and mapping a professional trajectory that works for you.

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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: Code Black: 50 Lessons in Crisis Management for Effective Leadership

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