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Physical Security in a Cyber World

“Physical Security in A Cyber World” proved to be one of the most interesting panel discussions during last month’s ASIS International Annual Seminar & Exhibits in Anaheim, California. It featured a mixture of end user, manufacturer, cyber security consultant, and physical security consultant insights that together provided a multifaceted view into the complex security issues involving cyber and physical overlap.  Hosted by Convergint Technologies, the panelists were Mike Taylor(Executive Director of Global Security at Sony Pictures), […]


Securing the Security System Network

When I sat down in 2007 to write the first edition of Integrated Security Systems Design, part of the driving force was that I was finding integrated security system IP networks were, for the most part, unsecured. Tragically, eight years later, that situation has not changed very much. Think about that for a moment. The security system that a multi-billion dollar organization relies upon to protect its corporate headquarters may reside on a network that is […]