SM Online September 2018

Strategic Security
SM Online September 2018
 

​HARASSMENT

Sexual harassment is a serious issue for women at all levels in academic sciences, engineering, and medicine, according to a recent study.​

SOFT TARGETS

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security issued a resource guide​ and security plan overview for soft targets and crowded places.

RETENTION

More than one in four workers will leave their jobs this year, according to 2018 Retention Report: Truth & Trends in Turnover.​

ELECTIONS

To address the evolving cyber threat to political campaigns, the Harvard Belfer Center's Defending Digital Democracy project released The Cybersecurity Campaign Playbook.​

BIODEFENSE

Two reports outline what widespread biological attacks might look like.

RISK RESEARCH

Research into risk and threat assessment best practices influences today's security approaches.

​IOT THREATS

A report from Infoblox ​looks at the number of unsanctioned IoT devices connected to company networks in multiple countries and how employees are using them.

ARBITRATION

Employees may not band together with other employees to enforce claims of wage and hour violations if they've signed arbitration agreements to resolve them on an individual basis, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled.