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Business Security: Most Popular Articles

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The 4 Best Locations for Your Security Cameras
The best locations for your security cameras.
How to Redact a PDF File
How to redact a PDF file and effectively remove sensitive information.
Using Security Cameras While Respecting Privacy
Tips for using security cameras while respecting employee privacy.
Should I Use a Dummy Security Camera?
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How to Erase a Hard Drive Completely
How to completely erase a hard drive so that data cannot be retrieved.
How to Secure Your Building and Property
An introduction to physical security
6 Security Policies You Need
An introduction to the written security policies needeed to protect an organization.
Don't Ignore Key Control
Do you have enforceable and up-to-date key control policies? An introduction to key control and key control policies.
The Top Free Antivirus Programs
A listing of free software for home use and trial downloads of business applications.
Tracking (and Being Tracked) with Twitter
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Sample Visitor Access Policy
A sample Visitor Access Policy for a small to mid-sized business to use as a guide. Use this as a starting point for drafting your own policies.
How to Choose a Deadbolt Lock
How to choose a deadbolt to secure a business
A Sample Opening and Closing Policy
A sample opening and closing policy that can be modified to use in most retail security environments.
Protecting Your BlackBerry
Four steps you can take to protect the data on your BlackBerry
4 Things You Can Do to Secure Your Smartphone
4 steps you can take now to protect your smartphone from viruses and hackers.
Understanding Your Security System
How a Security System Protects Your Business
Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli's...
Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli offers insight into the lawsuit against LifeLock
Introduction to Electronic Access Control
An introduction to Electronic Access Control with tips on choosing the system that is best for your business.
Security Camera Basics
A guide to using video cameras in your business security program.
Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design
Buildings and properties are designed to prevent damage from the force of the elements and natural disasters. They should also be designed to prevent crime.
3 Steps to a Strong Password
A method for creating strong passwords, with tips for guarding your password.
10 Things You Can Do Right Now to Secure Your...
10 things that businesses can do to protect people, property and information.
Penetration Testing: What Is It? Do I Need It?
An introduction to penetration testing,and how it can help protect your business.
Video Surveillance: State of the Art Options
A Short History of Video Surveillance Technology
Building Security 101
A introductory guide to securing your business.
Covert Security Cameras
An introduction to covert surveillance cameras
How to Protect Your Home Office with a D-Link...
How to install and use a D-Link wireless security camera.
How to Secure Your Twitter Account
Essential steps for securing your Twitter Account
Starting Your Business Continuity Plan
5 Items to consider before writing a Business Continuity Plan. Includes resources for developing a formal plan.
Sample Website, Blogging and Social Media Policy
A Sample Website, Blogging and Social Media Policy for Businesses
Security Cameras You Should Know
An introduction to four innovative security camera technologies (and one you should avoid).
A Definition of the Security Term White Hat...
: A white hat hacker is basically the same as an "ethical" hacker. In some cases, a white hat will be
A Short History of AES Encryption
A short history of the development of the AES encryption standard.
A Veteran Security Officer Provides Insight...
A veteran Security Officer provides insight into his challenging profession
5 Ways Your Business Can Deter Robbery
5 Steps Employees Can Take to Help Prevent Robberies
Copier Hard Drive Security
How to secure the information on your copier hard drive
Securing Your Laptop on the Road
Seven practical steps for protecting your laptop pc and sensitive data while traveling.
Do You Need an Armed Guard?
The Pros and Cons of Armed Security
Security Cameras for the Workplace
An introduction to the latest techniques and technology you can use to add security cameras to your business or home office.
The 5 Dumbest Hacks of All Time
Five of the dumbest hacks ever attempted.
A Building Security Checklist
A checklist that will help to implement the principles crime prevention through environmental design.
The Role of the Floor Marshall
A Floor Marshall program is part of an overall Visitor Management Policy aimed at reducing theft and workplace violence.
The OnGARD Security Door Brace
An introduction to the OnGARD Security Door Brace.
How Cybercrime Pays
Why Talented People Will Work So Hard to Infect Your Computers
Online Banking Security
7 Best Practices for Securing Your Online Transactions
Facial Recognition (and Identity Theft) Made Easy
New technology may make it possible to steal and identity with only a webcam.
Megapixel Security Cameras
An introduction to megapixel security cameras
The LifeLock Lawsuit
A brief history of the Federal Trade Commission lawsuit against LifeLock.
D-Link Wireless Video Security
D-Link's new video recorder and cameras provide a plug and play surveillance solution.
Staying Safe in Your Hotel
Tips for staying safe in your hotel while traveling overseas.
Online Security Tips
How to defend yourself against 3 common online attacks
A Policy for Dealing with Civil Disturbances
A policy to help businesses deal with civil disturbances
Threats Against Smartphones Are Rising
A look at the future of smartphone security
Your Own Private Google
Personalizing your privacy settings, and other ways to use Google anonymously
The News of the World Phone Hacking Scandal
The tracking methods that destroyed the UK's oldest newspaper.
The LifeLock Lawsuit is Settled
In March of 2010, the Federal Trade Commission and 35 State Attorneys General settled their lawsuit against LifeLock. Page 2.
CyberLock
An introduction to the CyberLock access control system.
Key Control
definition of the security term Key Control
A Transcript of the George Zimmerman Police Call
A transcript, with comments, of the call made by George Zimmerman to the Sanford Police Department
Do I Need Electronic Access Control?
A guide to evaluating your need for Electronic Access Control with links to several manufacturers. Page 2.
Arrow Revolution Deadbolt
An introduction to Arrow's electronic deadbolt
The LifeLock Files
An inside look at a pioneering security company
Choosing a Video Security Contractor
How to hire the right company to design and install your camera system.
GPS Tracking: An Invasion of Privacy?
The Supreme Court's unanimous decision in the United States v. Jones GPS tracking case has been hailed as a victory by privacy rights advocates. But many difficult questions remain unanswered.
Infrared Security Cameras
What is an IR camera, and how do you use it?
LifeLock's Very Odd Case
LifeLock quickly resolves an issue that stumped law enforcement.
Pixim Wide Dynamic Range Video Technology
An introduction to Pixim Wide Dynamic Range Technology for Security Cameras
15 Ways to Provide Strong Identity Theft...
Use this checklist to ensure your business provides strong identity theft protection.
Data Breach Notification Laws
A state by state guide to data breach disclosure laws. Page 2.
Protect Yourself from Social Engineering
A look at some common social engineering attacks, and how to protect yourself.
Protecting Your Home Office
A Step-by-step Guide to Protecting Your Home Office
How to Develop a Key Control Policy
A guide to developing a key control policy for business security
Alarm System
A definition of the security term, alarm system.
The Ins and Outs of Security
How to Implement Natural Access Control in Your Security Program
Protecting Yourself on the Road
An introduction to self-defense and personal protection for the business traveler
An Introduction to CPTED
An introduction to the principles of Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design
How to Implement Territorial Reinforcement in...
How to Implement Territorial Reinforcement in Your Security Program
High Profile Data Breach Cases
A run-down of some high profile data breach cases.
Traveling with Laptop Security in Mind
Best practices for traveling securely with your laptop
Two Security Cameras that Overcome Difficult...
Honeywell and Speco cameras perform well in difficult lighting situations.
Increased Visibility Means Increased Security
How to Implement Natural Surveillance in Your Security Program
Breaking the Crime Triangle
By understanding the crime triangle, you can reduce the opportunities for business related crime.
A Summary of State Data Breach Laws
State laws regulating security data breach notification
Target Hardening
Making your business a difficult target for crime
Geotagging
Geotagging is a powerful technology that can be used to track you if you are not careful.
Your First Steps Towards a Successful...
Your first steps for conducting an internal investigation.
Biometric
definition of the security term biometric
How to Protect Your Business from Cybercrime...
How to protect your business from cybercrime and online scams
Creepy Technology
A short anthology of some interesting and inventive methods being developed to steal data and identities. Page 3.
Security for Business Travelers
A collection of security articles for the business traveler
15 Ways to Provide Strong Identity Theft...
15 Ways to Provide Strong Identity Theft Protection
The SituCon Surveillance System
With the SituCon surveillance system, privacy is the norm.
The Trayvon Martin Shooting
Security lessons from the Trayvon Martin shooting
ATM Skimming
How to protect yourself from atm skimming
What Can You Do to Protect Against Identity...
The lawsuit against LifeLock raises questions about protecting yourself from identity theft. Page 3.
Deadly Shootings Raise Questions about...
Security lessons from three deadly workplace attacks
Medeco's Nexgen XT
A look at Medeco's Nexgen XT hardware
Securing Houses of Worship
Solutions to the unique challenges of securing Houses of Worship.
How to Maintain Your Privacy in the Information...
How to protect your privacy in an information driven society.
Staying Safe at the Airport
Tips from the U.S. Department of State for Overseas Travelers
AVG Business Security
A Review of AVG's Suite of Business Security Software
Preparing for Changes to Google's Privacy Policy
An overview of Google's new privacy policy
A Definition of the Security Term "Spear...
: A sophisticated form of email fraud targeting a specific person or organization. In this type of attack,
Hotel Room Fires
Tips for protecting yourself in the event of a hotel room fire.
Web Service
: A Web Service is a software application that can be accessed via the Internet and used on a remote
Maintenance and Security
An introduction to the CPTED principle of Maintenance
Securing Our Industry and Public Utilities
One professionals insight into securing critical infrastructure and industrial systems
A Definition of the Security Term Pwn
A definition of the security term pwn
Attack of the Killer Data
Best practices for securing your data online.
Redact
A definition of the security term, Redact.
How to Set a BlackBerry Password
How to protect your BlackBerry with a password
Gimme Security
Security Lessons from the Tragic Altamont Free Festival

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