The coronavirus outbreak (also known as COVID-19) has had a major impact on the security and business continuity of organizations with significant ties to China. It has also created global travel issues, and its potential spread is a good reason for organizations to re-examine their plans in case a pandemic hits a geographic region vital to that organization’s business interests.
Reviewers scoured the show floor at ASIS 2015 for the most innovative technologies. We present the results.
To help prevent security professionals from setbacks in construction projects, consulting executives provide their tips on navigating the document and project management process.
Countless policies have been developed to address detecting an insider threat on military installations. This article explains that the best way to do this involves sharing actionable information on individuals displaying high-risk behaviors.
Plans to protect patient information face numerous challenges, including cyberattacks, regulatory compliance, and interoperability.
A pact between China and the U.S. addressed intellectual property theft and created a “high-level joint dialogue mechanism on fighting cybercrime and related issues,” though critics have raised concerns about whether it will work.
After proving how easily traffic systems could be hacked, one security expert joined with some likeminded professionals and started up a new not-for-profit global initiative, Securing Smart Cities (SSC).
A decade after Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans has emerged as a model of resilience, with many of those displaced returning to rebuild the city in the wake of the storm.
The drastic jump in extreme weather events means pre-disaster planning is more important than ever, but local decision makers are often reluctant to invest in resilience-building efforts.
YMCA’s emergency response plans are critical because they tell employees how to react in the event of an emergency, so they rolled out an application-based version of their plans.
A new book contends that the traditional management technique of rewarding the loudest and most aggressive employees can have pitfalls—reducing productivity and decimating morale.
A journalist provides and excellent review of the vulnerabilities of industrial control systems and a hard look at the prospects and consequences of cyber warfare.
The editors have compiled a thoughtful and comprehensive study of the issues of secrecy and transparency of government.
Authors explore the activities and methodologies of criminals who exploit social networks for personal gain.
Learn about the latest legislation, regulations, court cases, and judicial decisions affecting security professionals and managers in the January 2016 Legal Report.
Dig deeper into the legislation and regulations referenced in the January 2016 issue of Security Management.
A Q&A with Ashly Helser, special operations manager at Mall of America, regarding the facility's behavioral detection program.
Learn about the latest honors, partnerships, and publications from ASIS in the January 2016 issue of Security Management.
ASIS International has a new CEO. He is Peter J. O’Neil, a Certified Association Executive with more than 20 years of experience managing and leading trade associations and professional societies.
Learn about the latest projects, installations, mergers, acquisitions, and announcements from the security industry.
Dig deeper into the research and reports referenced in the January 2016 issue of Security Management.