As companies increasingly rely on information systems to manage and control every aspect of the organization’s life, and as threats to the integrity and functionality of these very same information systems grow and become more complex, the responsibility for the very survival of many organizations ends up resting on the shoulders of their Chief Information Security Officer (CISO).
Soccer fans arriving at the recently renovated 43,900-seat Arena da Baixada stadium in Curitiba, Brazil have their belongings screened by Qylatron™ Entry Experience Solution, an innovative security screening system, developed by Qylur Security Systems, Inc. of Palo Alto, CA, USA.Continue Reading →
While there is broad consensus that the 2014 World Cup is a thrilling exhibition of good soccer, there are also indications that many of the 800,000 visiting fans are falling prey to muggers, robbers, identity thieves and other enterprising criminals.Continue Reading →
Suspected Al Shabaab gunmen opened fire on passer-by’s and set fire to two boarding houses in the Kenyan coastal town of Mpeketoni, reportedly killing 48 people and wounding many others.Continue Reading →
In May 2014, a series of protests had taken place in Brazil, including two major organized events, one on May 15th throughout the country, and the other on May 22nd in Sao Paulo.
The May 15th protest was scheduled to be The Protest Day throughout Brazil, led by the principal trade unions and other interested parties; however, it didn’t turn out as expected and failed to achieve the impact these unions envisaged.
US Attorney General Eric Holder has ratcheted up the US government’s efforts to reign in what it believes is rampant cyber criminal behavior by members of the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) against US Corporations.
Lawrence D. Dietz, Esq., TAL Global’s General Counsel and Managing Director of Information Security explains what this means to you and how to deal with the consequences.
Dr. Erroll G. Southers, TAL Global’s Managing Director, Counter-Terrorism & Infrastructure Protection, was the recipient of the “2014 Sol Price School of Public Policy DPPD (Doctor of Policy, Planning and Development) Project Award” for the University of Southern California (USC).Continue Reading →
Hundreds of thousands of victims of high school bullying (an estimated 200,000) bring weapons (knives and guns) to school, most probably as a reaction to their bullying experiences. This is one of the jaw-dropping findings presented by a group of researchers at a recent Pediatric Academic Societies (PAS) annual meeting in Vancouver, British Colombia.Continue Reading →
TAL Global’s Workplace Violence Department headed by Dr. Mark Lipian, one of America’s leading forensic psychiatrists and workplace violence experts. has developed, tested, and practices a holistic, 4-stage process, designed to provide a comprehensive danger management response to threats of workplace violence.Continue Reading →
The San Jose International Airport Perimeter Security Breach – Not the First and Probably Not the Last
Now and for the next few days, everybody will be talking about the miraculous survival of the teenage boy that flew 51/2 hours from San Jose, California to Maui, Hawaii in the wheel well of a jet airliner.
A lot will also be said about the fact that in order to get into that wheel well, the boy snuck undetected past all the perimeter security measures of a major US airport.Continue Reading →
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