The Security Week That Was: A Recap - Oct. 21-27, 2006

SIW Editor Geoff Kohl gives a weekly surveillance of news shaping your profession

Micro Key Software announced the dates for its users' conference. ... SimplexGrinnell was recognized with the Lamp of Knowledge award by the Society of Fire Protection Engineers for improving education among fire protection professionals. ... Special Agent Mark Mershin, the assistant director-in-charge of the FBI's New York City Office, warned attendees at the Infosecurity Conference (held in conjunction with ISC East) about the dangers that are created when businesses underreport data security breaches.