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Security Risk Assessment by John M. White

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Chapter 12

Access Control

Abstract

Access control includes everything from locks and keys to electronic door control systems. This chapter explains the options available for access control and how to properly evaluate each one. After reading the chapter, you will have the necessary information to properly evaluate your existing access control measures and ascertain whether or not you need to increase your security measures or maintain your current status. Traffic flow, visitor management, and crime prevention through environmental design are also addressed.

Keywords

Biometrics; Cipher locks; Crime prevention through environmental design; Electronic access control; Locks and keys; Visitor management
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