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September 9, 2021 | Media Mentions

Mitigating Risk Through Holistic Scenario-Based Training

Security - Scenario training helps bring readiness to life and ensures continuity and resiliency when security or emergency situations arise. Jim Hayes offers his thoughts. Read More

September 7, 2021 | Media Mentions

How the Advisory Industry has Been Preparing for the Next 9/11 Event

Investment News  In the two decades since the September 11, 2001 attacks, the financial industry has been practicing for the next 9/11-style attack. It’s impossible to predict what form an incident might take — whether physical or digital — or its severity. But financial firms are, or at least should be, working to be ready as new threats evolve. John Torres offered his thoughts. Read More

July 15, 2021 | Media Mentions

Gun Discoveries in Hotels, Including in Downtown Chicago, a Security Concern as Lollapalooza Nears

Chicago Tribune - The discovery of a .308-caliber rifle by cleaning staff at the W Chicago Hotel — as well as a similar incident before the Major League Baseball All-Star Game in Denver — offers a stark reminder of what many security experts say remains a top concern for cities like Chicago. Jeffrey Cramer offered his thoughts. Read More

July 1, 2021 | Media Mentions

7 Skills the Transportation Sector Needs to Fuel Its Security Teams

Dark Reading – "The bulk cargo transportation industry must focus efforts on securing its physical, cyber, and communications infrastructure, as each area is vulnerable to exploitation by bad actors," explains Scot Rittenberg, managing director at Guidepost Solutions and formerly a special agent with the Department of Homeland Security and the US Customs Service. Specifically, he says, security professionals in this sector need expertise in network, physical, and communications security, including familiarity with the tools, the resources required, and the skills to use all of it to best effect against changing threats. Read More