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Computer crashes are often the result of viruses, worms or Trojans as unfortunately some internet users want to cause havoc or vandalise your computer. This unit provides a guide to the downsides of living with the Net. Advice on how to deal with these dangers is provided and security issues like spyware and adware are explained. The unit also deals with protecting children online, and provides links to various helpful websites which deal with the problems raised.
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Headline news scares about stolen or missing data are becoming a frequent occurrence as organisations rely more and more heavily on computers to store sensitive corporate and customer information. This unit discusses the importance of protecting information and gives an overview of information security management systems.
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Headline news scares about stolen or missing data are becoming a frequent occurrence as organisations rely more and more heavily on computers to store sensitive corporate and customer information. This unit discusses the importance of protecting information and gives an overview of information security management systems.
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Qu'est ce qu'une nation - Gérard Noiriel

Une conférence de l'UTLS au Lycée

Qu'est ce qu'une nation par Gérard Noiriel, historien

Lycée Montesquieu (33 Bordeaux)


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Critical Issues and Grand Challenges
These panelists use the lens of systems engineering to focus sharply on some signature global challenges in finance, healthcare, energy and IT.

The system failure that undid the small but influential financial services industry was a few decades in the making, says John Reed. In the ‘80s, a sea change swept ov

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Bem, S.L. (1989) ‘Genital knowledge and gender constancy in pre-school children’, Child Development, vol.60, pp. 649–62.
Beresford, P. and Croft, S. (1995) ‘It's our problem too! Challenging the exclusion of poor people form poverty discourse’, Critical Social Policy, 44–5, pp. 75–95.
Dean, H. (1992) ‘Poverty discourses and the di
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The transformation of radioactive uranium and, in some instances, thorium isotopes provides vastly more energy per unit mass of fuel than any other energy source, except nuclear fusion, and therein lies its greatest attraction. The unit considers the advantages and limitations of generating this power and the environmental and security issues that the process raises.
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The transformation of radioactive uranium and, in some instances, thorium isotopes provides vastly more energy per unit mass of fuel than any other energy source, except nuclear fusion, and therein lies its greatest attraction. The unit considers the advantages and limitations of generating this power and the environmental and security issues that the process raises.
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NYIT Cyber Security Conference, September 15, 2010
Cyber security was the subject of a recent conference held at NYIT's Manhattan campus as Tania Carvalho reports for NYIT's LI News Tonight. New York Institute of Technology (NYIT).
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Making a difference
 Labour MP for Gedling and Minister of State (Policing, Crime and Security) Vernon Coaker talks about how politicians can make a difference locally and nationally.

He talks about the pressures of national policy work and his challenging portfolio.

Mr Coaker was speaking in the seminar series hosted by the Centre for British Politics in the School of Politics and International Relations.


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Art a GoGo Podcast #10 - AAG on Tour in London Part 2
Join us as we explore the Tate Modern and the Tate Britain. We also get shutdown by security at the Tate Britain. Please visit our blog at www.artagogo.com/blog for full show notes and links that we discuss during the show. Thanks for listening! Kathleen & Doug
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'Expert Opinion' guests explore 'Design and Management of Stadiums' Oct. 18 on the Big Ten Network
What issues do stadium designers look at from the ground up, and how do today's rowdy fans and post-9/11 security concerns affect structural decisions and game-day operations? "Expert Opinion with Graham Spanier" on the Big Ten Network looks at the issues. Tune in at noon Eastern time Monday, Oct. 18, to hear Spanier, president of Penn State, and three panelists discuss stadium design and management. Spanier welcomes Jay Manning, retired FBI special agent and former director of security for the
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USAWC-Dr. Jim Helis discusses Clausewitz
Dr. Jim Helis, chairman of the Department of National Security and Strategy, discusses Carl von Clausewitz during a lecture at the Army War College Sept. 8.
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Perform functional apparatus checks
Outlines procedures relating to the installation and maintenance of electronic security systems. Students will learn about the relevant occupational health and safety procedures that should be followed when at work, the tools and equipment they will need to take to a repair/maintenance job, how to analyse and solve security system problems and how to carry out basic repairs and testing on a security system.
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Control store security and loss
This learning object encompasses the competency involved in management, according to store policy, of store security.
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Security in the retail industry
Learners are presented with background information about security in the retail industry. It covers security systems, security devices and guidelines spotting and minimising opportunities for theft.
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Because our power grid can power the future
University of Minnesota researchers are trying to make more energy with less impact on the environment and on our infrastructure. Professor Massoud Amin is a smart grid expert and believes there is a more intelligent way to deliver electricity. If we could power the United States with a smart grid, it would not only save money, it would also boost energy security.
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The New Nobility: The Restoration of Russia's Security State and the Enduring Legacy of the KGB
Andrei Soldatov – a journalist who has covered Russia's security services for more than a decade – penetrates the secret world of the FSB to illustrate how, abetted by their most famous alumnus Vladimir Putin, the security services were given unprecedented rein, and emerged a more shadowy and powerful force than the Soviet KGB. Andrei Soldatov and his The New Nobility co-author Irina Borogan are-founders of Agentura.ru, a highly respected website covering the Russian security services. Solda
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Design a Database - Resource pack
This resource pack examines concepts required to design a database including; determining database requirements, developing a logical data model, designing data structures, designing queries, screens and reports, designing access and security systems, and confirming database design.
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Manage monitor centres
This competency standard covers the skills and knowledge required to organise and control a security monitor centre. It requires the ability to arrange staffing and equipment resources, implement operational plans, communicate information and guidance to personnel in the conduct of their duties, review operational effectiveness and promote continual improvement strategies. This work would be carried out under limited supervision within organisational guidelines.
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