Security Central: Officials Investigate Congressional IT Contractors, Industry Cybersecurity and IoT Experts Join Forces – The VAR Guy

The VAR GuySecurity Central: Officials Investigate Congressional IT Contractors, Industry Cybersecurity and IoT Experts Join ForcesThe VAR GuyThis week’s Security Central takes a look at five congressional IT contractors currently under federal investigation, examines the newly formed IoT Cybersecurity Alliance and peeks inside findings from Avira explaining why borders matter … Continue reading

Marion, IL PD works with restaurant to add security features following compromised credit cards – KFVS

Marion, IL PD works with restaurant to add security features following compromised credit cardsKFVSThey said the security breach was identified and removed after several security Malware/Antivirus scans of the restaurant’s computer system. The scans were done by independent computer security contractors. Police say the restaurant’s business computer …and more »

Mass. keeps a closer eye on hairdressers than on security guards – The Boston Globe

The Boston GlobeMass. keeps a closer eye on hairdressers than on security guardsThe Boston GlobeIn California, the Bureau of Security and Investigative Services registers each guard and allows the public to easily file complaints against individual guards and companies. Armed guards in all three states must complete more training than … Continue reading

Lawsuit: Española Public Schools fired security firm over campaign contributions – KOB.com

KOB.comLawsuit: Española Public Schools fired security firm over campaign contributionsKOB.comThe suit also alleges other district contractors were asked to contribute to Trujillo’s campaign. On Jan. 20, the county commissioner’s home was raided by attorney general’s agents serving a search warrant that, sources told KOB, is connected to an on …