Dual-status commanders will be able to lead both active-duty and National Guard troops — a power that requires special training and authority.
The BWise GRC platform incorporates process management, risk management and compliance methodologies to help manage corporate responsibilities and structure enterprise risk management.
CI speaks with Mary Carrido, CEO of MLC & Associates, about the current state of the business continuity industry, standards, workforce continuity and why BC planners need to think and communicate in business terms.
In an earlier post, I talked about a major design flaw in secure USB flash drives that were designed by SanDisk and OEMd to several other vendors. The basic problem was that the user’s password was validated outside of the FIPS 140-2 security boundary and the same unlock code worked on every drive no matter what the user’s password was. The analogy was prying a numeric keypad off of a wall and touching the two wires together to open the door.
Training is the building blocks of preparedness. Successful continuity planning and disaster management boils down to two things, “Simple, Accurate and Viable Plans” and “Knowledgeable and Trained People.” The degree of our success in respond...
The live three-day event will take place from October 4-6, with presentations from business continuity experts covering a broad range topics, including benchmarking, recovery exercises and global incident management.
A member of LulzSec, the publicity-seeking hacker group that sabotaged numerous high-profile websites over the past two months, says his group isn't disbanding under pressure from the FBI or enemy hackers.
Michael Lohman, a veteran of 21 years with the New Orleans Police Department, has pleaded guilty to participating in an alleged cover up of the shootings that left two people dead and four wounded.
TVA said that the recent storms and tornadoes cost the utility and its customers about $200 million, including the expense of buying replacement power.
The Department of Homeland Security will help small companies and nonprofit groups avoid programming problems that allow hackers to get into the businesses' websites.
The feedback we received was mostly very positive, with one reader expressing some regret over the loss of a print edition. I certainly understand where this reader is coming from, but I think you will all find that the digital format offers an experience that simply cannot be matched in print.
One challenge for business continuity professionals is to bring together multiple areas of risk management into a cohesive and meaningful program, and make it relevant to executives. It needs to be done well, quickly and with everyone’s buy in — without speding a lot of money
One Communications' Data Center Collocation service provides FM-200 fire suppression and an OC-3 connection with two hops to the backbone.
TeleCrisis™ threat management software supports and guides any staff member handling a high-risk contact.