The Security Week That Was: A Recap - June 17-23, 2006

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


HSPD-12 continues to be the buzz, and to tap that market, Fargo Electronics opened a new D.C.-area office. ... We mentioned Madison's non-response policy, but Larimer County, Colo. (home to Fort Collins) has come out with a policy that makes more sense -- the habitual offenders can be put on the non-response list. ... Henry Bros. Electronics subsidiary Securus landed an enterprise access control project at dozens of buildings and facilities owned by Ball Corporation.

Finally, a look at our most popular stories of the week:

  • Survey: HSPD-12 Compliance Not Looking Good
  • The Shoe Finally Drops? Cisco Unveils a PTZ Camera
  • The Layered Look: The Latest Trend in ID Card Security