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Meet The Security Company: Esoteric Ltd

This is the seventeenth instalment in a series of articles for the readers of Risk Xtra where we shine the spotlight on NSI-approved businesses for the benefit of risk and security managers who purchase security guarding as well as systems-focused solutions. Answering our...
Posted On 29 Mar 2019
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Institute of Strategic Risk Management formed to “understand complex threats of modern world”

The Institute of Strategic Risk Management (ISRM) has been established in order to create a global centre where practitioners, academics and policy-makers can come together to share information, help progress and promote the underlying understanding and capabilities associated...
Posted On 15 Mar 2019
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Police and Security Group Initiative launches Best Practice Guide for effective private sector collaboration

The Police and Security (PaS) Group Initiative has launched a document focused on effective collaboration which aims to help the police service and the private security industry in working together on a common purpose. The ‘Best Practice Guide for Private Security and...
Posted On 27 Sep 2016
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The Security Institute unveils all-new format for Annual Conference entitled: ‘The State of Security 2016’

Now in its ninth year, The Security Institute’s Annual Conference and Exhibition is the premier educational event for the organisation, its members and specially invited guests. This year’s gathering will, with the aid of several high profile speakers, explore the...
Posted On 18 May 2016
Richard Bingley has authored an excellent book for security professionals entitled The Security Consultant's Handbook
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Buckinghamshire New University academic draws on sector experience for The Security Consultant’s Handbook

Richard Bingley PGCLTHE, senior lecturer in security and organisational resilience at Buckinghamshire New University, has written (and now had published) an excellent tome entitled The Security Consultant’s Handbook.   The modern security practitioner has shifted from being a...
Posted On 11 Nov 2015
CSARN is warning of the present threat being posed to companies through criminals' social engineering tactics
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“Hostile activity by Iranian-linked group reflects threat from social engineering” warns CSARN

CSARN (City Security and Resilience Networks) reports that Iranian cyber espionage groups have been linked to a large-scale and sophisticated campaign targeting members of the nation’s diaspora and at least one Western-based activist, with the tactics used reflecting the threat...
Posted On 13 Oct 2015
Aerial view of the City of London
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Police and Security Group consultation highlights routes towards more effective collaboration

The Police and Security Group (PaS) initiative has now published the detailed conclusions arising from its consultation exercise conducted earlier this year. The consultation’s aims were to identify capabilities within the private security sector that could work to a greater...
Posted On 15 Jun 2015
Emma Shaw CSyP FSyI: standing down from the role of Chairman at The Security Institute
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Emma Shaw CSyP FSyI to step down as chairman of The Security Institute

On Friday 6 February in a valedictory letter addressed to all members of the organisation, The Security Institute’s Chairman Emma Shaw CSyP FSyI MBA FCMI announced that a new Chairman will be unveiled at the Annual General Meeting, which takes place on Tuesday 24 March in...
Posted On 09 Feb 2015