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The Human Resource Professional's Role in Crisis Management Only a few businesses have a viable crisis management plan, but virtually all realize they are at risk. Human Resource professionals can facilitate mitigation or prevention of major losses. Geary W. Sikich explains. Click HERE>>

SEC Fails Security and Accounting Tests
Government auditors take the SEC to task over weaknesses in its own security and accountancy practices. Is the organization trying to stop fraud actually vulnerable to it? Click HERE>>

Red Light Dispute Pits NYC Firefighters Against City
Firefighters in New York City are seeing red over stopping at red lights. Will the dispute over safety endanger prompt emergency response? Click HERE>>

FedEx Allies Itself with Government to Fight Terrorism
FedEx opened its databases to homeland security to fight terrorism. How did a previously reticent private company end up being one of homeland security's most trusted allies? Click HERE>>

Experts Offer Strategies for the New Era of Business Continuity
The world of business is changing constantly. Is your BC plan ready for it? According to some experts, new technology could help you update yesterday's plans for today's reality. Click HERE>>

Regulations Bite into the Bottom Line
Security-intensive regulations like Sarbanes-Oxley and HIPAA have forced companies to spend heavily on IT security. But are they taking a toll on the bottom line? Click HERE>>

US Effort to Secure Foreign Ports Is Faulted
A new report suggests the DHS's work with foreign countries to fight terrorism may have backfired. It is so flawed it might now be easier to get weapons into the country. Click HERE>>

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The Association of Contingency Planners Announces Richmond, VA Chapter
Richmond, VA - ACP, an organization for professionals in the field of Business Continuity Planning, announces the chartering of its newest chapter. The "Old Dominion" Chapter will provide networking, educational, and professional development services to the rapidly growing number of BC professionals throughout the state of Virginia. Jean Bennajama, newly elected President states, "We are excited about growing the... chapter as there is a large contingent of business continuity, disaster recovery, and emergency management professionals in the area. Most of us have felt the corporate tightening of the belt when it comes to getting approval to attend industry conferences. ACP membership provides a very low cost alternative for members to receive continuing professional education credits while increasing knowledge in the field." For more information about ACP, please go to:

Worried About Identity Theft?
Woodland Hills, CA - Stealth Ideas Inc, a manufacturer of computer peripherals designed to protect consumer privacy, today released the much-awaited upgrade to last year's hot personal security device. StealthSurfer II, the fully redesigned, thumb-sized flash storage drive now includes on-board integration with Anonymous Surfing™, an identity protection program from Anonymizer®. By combining the local privacy features of the StealthSurfer with IP masking of Anonymous Surfing, StealthSurfer II is the most robust privacy and identity protection tool available on the market. This single product now offers comprehensive protection of personal information, credit card numbers, and financial transactions from online snoops. To learn more, please visit:

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