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Outline and describe the basics of physical security. Include a discussion on the types of locking systems that could be employed and a description of outer and inner perimeter controls and the roles of protective lighting devices in your response.

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The main point of physical building security is to ensure that all assets inside of the building remain safe and intact during non-business hours. This is the number one reason as to why entities go through extensive expense to ensure that their property is secure. The main factors of physical building security include security guards during the daytime hours, and also include door security, window security, locks, lighting, and authorized personnel. Only authorized personnel should be permitted into certain areas that hold sensitive data for the location. Restricting access to certain parts of the ...

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The solution provides a detailed discussion with references regarding the basics of physical security, types of locking systems, and outer and inner perimeter controls and the roles of protective lighting devices.

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