Integrated Security Services, Inc., New York

Illuminate Weaknesses in your System Network

17 Jul
Hacker at computer

If the recent hacking attack has you wondering if you’re next, you’re not alone. Security experts are scrambling for answers too. Governments, companies and professed IT security experts from across the globe raced on Saturday, May 13th to contain the fallout from a bold global cyber attack amid fears that if they did not succeed, […]

How To Manage Risk: A Basic Guide To Risk Assessment Services

15 Apr

Since 9/11, the threats confronting our local communities are constantly evolving and increasing in their complexity. Many companies and organizations make the wrong choice or no choice at all regarding emergency and critical incident response preparedness. Security and safety health checkups are a critical operational function to ensure your organization is prepared to respond to […]

Looking at the Rise in Hate Crimes

23 Nov

It is now two weeks after the election, and the paint of hate written along walls of public areas, schools, homes, and business fronts are being washed away with pressure washers and mops. Bathroom graffiti, vandalizing of mosques, Nazi slogans and symbols drawn, rainbow flags burned, acts of assault, cafeteria chants conducted, black dolls with […]

Protecting Your Email from Hacks

24 Oct
Hacker at computer

When people traditionally think of October, they associate it with Halloween and the leaves turning color. However, it is also National Cyber Security Awareness Month. Cyber Security has become a major topic circulating in the news and mainstream conversation in the last few years. The most recent and high profile cyber breach appears to have […]

Back to School Safety Tips

09 Sep

It’s that time of year again, children and young adults are heading off to school. For thousands of teens around the country that means going to college for the first time! There is the excitement from our parents and our siblings and the first taste of freedom. But it’s important to remember that with independence […]

The Role of Private Security in the Public Sector

20 Jun

Policing will always be carried out by the public sector in many capacities, but utilizing private security firms and community patrols can fill in gaps the public sector has. Having the private sector take over some of the policing responsibilities of the public law enforcement can improve an area’s safety. One, response time can be […]

Social Scams and Terrorism

16 Jun

Our blog entries have discussed various scams that our clients have been unsuspected victims of over the past couple of years. We talked about scammers searching for vulnerable people looking for love on dating services. We discussed the widespread and growing problems of Ransomware; when a computer literally becomes taken over by criminals. Recently, depending […]

Beware of Mystery Shopper Scams

07 Jun

We were approached recently by a client believing he was the victim of a scam. He had answered an advertisement online about becoming a mystery shopper. Next, he received a $2,000 check in the mail and deposited the check in his bank account. Within an hour of depositing the check, he received a text message […]