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Newest Podcast Covers the 911 Community’s Biggest Issues — CAD System Inconsistency, the Staffing Crisis, and More

Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: Microsoft Issues Emergency Updates

Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: Continued Log4j Scanning Activity

A Toolkit Designed To Help Telecommunicators Get Their Due

Take This Step to Move Next Generation 911 Interconnection Forward

Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: Microsoft Patch Tuesday

Life at MCP: Meet Howard Miller

Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: Critical Java Zero-Day Vulnerability

A Few Words of Praise for the National 911 Program’s Laurie Flaherty

Whitepaper: Today's Biggest EMS Challenges and How to Fix Them

Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: Fortinet and Microsoft Exchange Vulnerability Exploits

Broadband Could Be the Key to Unlocking Federal Funds for NG911 Implementations

911 Telecommunicators Need Help and Alternative Responses Are Part of the Solution

Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: New Malware Used to Deploy Qakbot and Cobalt Strike

Decision Regarding NG911 Is An Obstacle That Can Be Overcome

An Introduction to Data Lakes for Public Safety and Justice Organizations

Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: BlackMatter Ransomware

A Primer on the Most Prevalent Cyberattack Vectors

After Radio System Implementation, There Is Still Much to Do

Eleven Advanced Cybersecurity Tactics for Courts

Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: BulletProofLink Makes Cyberattacks Easier

Your Agency Experienced a Cyberattack — Now What?

What to Expect When You Pursue a Career with Mission Critical Partners

Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: Disguised Windows Files and Documentation

Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: Office 365 Zero-Day Attacks

9/11 Two Decades Later — Much Done, Much Still to Do

Participate in the iCERT 2021 Data Integration Survey

Essential Tactics for Enhancing Cybersecurity in Today’s Justice Organizations

Implementing a Cybersecurity Training Program is the First Line of Defense

Are Cloud-Based Solutions Right for Your Agency?

Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: LockBit Ransomware

Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: Cisco Releases Patches for Multiple Security Vulnerabilities

Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: Root Access by Way of Linux Kernel Bug

MCP Has a Lot Going On at Next Week’s NENA Conference

The Need for Cybersecurity in the Justice Sector Is Real

Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: 'PrintNightmare' Zero-Day Vulnerability in Windows Print Spooler

Data Integration Infographic Brings a Vast Technology Ecosystem Into Perspective

This Month’s Cyberchat Shines a Light on the Rise of Ransomware

MCP Helps Story County Replace Obsolete Public-Safety Radio System

Now Is the Time to Get Ready for the Arrival of Z-Axis Data

Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: Nobelium Spear Phishing Activity

Next Week’s CAPS Explores Public-Safety Opportunities & Challenges

Learn More About How Drones Are Being Used in Public Safety

Liability Is Another Critical Reason to Be Prudent About Cybersecurity

Endpoint Protection is MCP's Latest Weapon in the Battle Against Cyberattacks

Trends in Multimodal Biometric Identification Systems

Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: Microsoft Patch Tuesday – May 2021

On the Road Again with MCP's New President and CEO, Darrin Reilly

Operational Change Management Depends Largely on Organizational Culture

Whitepaper Explores Three Approaches to ESInet Provisioning

Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: Leaked Windows RDP Credentials

’Once-in-a-Career’ Chance for Federal Funding Exists for Public Safety

MCP Launches Video Chats to Keep Clients Current on Cybersecurity Threats

Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: FortiOS Vulnerabilities

EMS Technology is Evolving to Ease, and Eventually End, Billing Woes

Celebrating Women’s History Month with 911 Pioneer Anita Pitt

Exploring the Basics of Crisis Communications for Public Safety

Planning for the Unthinkable Is Good Thinking

Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: Critical Microsoft Exchange Server Vulnerabilities

Life at MCP: Meet Joe Wheeler, VP of Justice and Courts

Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: Critical VMware Vulnerabilities

Here Are The Biggest Trends Impacting Public Safety Right Now

The Key Buzzword at MCP These Days Is ‘Growth’

Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: Apple iOS Zero-Day Vulnerabilities Exploited in Wild

Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: Threat Actors Abusing Windows RDP Servers

Vaccinating 911 Telecommunicators Is a National Imperative

The Seven Best Cybersecurity Resolutions for the New Year

MCP Makes Best-of-Breed Technology Procurements Easy and Painless

Cybersecurity Advisory: SolarWinds Orion Compromise Updates

Be Wary of Using Commercial Broadband Networks for Public Safety Voice

A Three-Pronged Strategy for Integrating Data into Public Safety Operations

2020—Year in Review

Here’s What Mission-Critical Agencies Should Do About the SolarWinds Breach

Leading by Example—T-Mobile Steps Up for Public Safety

Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: SolarWinds Orion Backdoor

Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: Egregor Ransomware

Improved Criminal-Justice Outcomes Driven by Better-Integrated Data Will Rebuild Citizen Trust

A Few Thoughts on Data Integration for Public Safety Agencies

Policies and Training are Critical to Effective Body-Worn Camera Usage

Advances in Records Management Systems for Law Enforcement Agencies

Succession Planning Is a Must for Every Emergency Communications Center

Crisis Communications Planning for Mission Critical Agencies: The Basics

Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: Ryuk Ransomware Activity Targeting the Healthcare and Public Health Sector

MCP's Lifecycle Management Services Have Come A Long Way in Just Five Years

Public Safety Needs a Better Way to Triage Emergency Calls

Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: Cyberthreats Affecting the United States Presidential Election

Missed Opportunities: Improving EMS Billing

How Public Safety Leaders Can Develop Effective Teams

Resources to Get Your Agency Across the NIBRS Transition Finish Line

Meet Molly Falls: Public Safety Project Manager by Day, Triathlete by Night

What Is Leadership?

Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: Heightened Attack Activity Involving Trickbot Variant 'Bazar Backdoor'

Is a Storm Brewing in Your Cloud?

What You Don't Know Will Hurt You With GIS Data Management

Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: Microsoft’s Patch Critical RCE Flaws

Georgia Criminal Justice System Realizes Faster Case Processing and More Informed Decision-Making with Statewide CJEP Project

Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: Vector Multicast Routing Protocol

The Changing Operational Landscape of Emergency Medical Services

Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: Major ‘Vishing’ Campaign

NG911 Strategic Plans Only Are Effective If They Can Be Operationalized Effectively

An Effective Network Operations Center Does More Than Provide Alerts

PUCs Can—and Should—Continue to Play an Important Role in NG911 Oversight

Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: Two Microsoft Zero-Day Attack Vulnerabilities

How Mission-Critical Organizations Can Leverage Penetration Testing to Protect Against Cyberattacks

With GIS Centerlines, the Devil Often is in the Details

Developing Your Mission-Critical Agency’s Continuity-of-Operations Plan

An Effective Way to Improve Evidence Management

Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: Windows DNS Servers

Why Critical Infrastructure Agencies Should Monitor for Exposed Credentials

Honoring Two Public Safety Visionaries

Public Safety Needs to Make Itself Heard Regarding the FCC’s 6-GHz Order

Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: Cisco Small Business Switches

Panel Discussion Offers Myriad Tips for Battling Public Safety’s Ever-Growing Cybersecurity Menace

Call-Handling and Dispatch Technology Considerations for ECCs

Getting GIS Data Ready for NG911 is Laborious and Time Consuming—and Essential

Launching the 911 DataPath Project

Public Safety Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: Cisco WebEx Vulnerability

Looking Beyond the Brick and Mortar - Part 2

Looking Beyond the Brick and Mortar

What the Public Safety Community Can Learn From the COVID-19 Pandemic

COVID-19 Has Brought Out Public Safety's Resolve, Ingenuity

What’s Next? Conducting an Incident Response Review

If You Do Nothing Else, Implement Multifactor Authentication to Head Off Cyberattacks

Whitepaper Cautions Against Using TIGER Data for GIS Data Development

How to Keep GIS Institutional Knowledge From Walking Out the Door

Life at MCP: Meet Mark Athearn

Podcast Series Tackles COVID-19-Generated Telecommunicator Stress

One Way To Keep Public Safety Technology Procurements from Derailing

Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: Hackers Still Are Exploiting COVID-19

The Case for Private Long-Term Evolution Networks for Power Utilities

Why COOP/DR Plans Need to Consider GIS Data Maintenance

Public Safety Cybersecurity Threat Advisory: Critical VMware Bug

Assessing Progress Towards Next Generation 911 is No Easy Task

Pandemic Underscores Importance of Public Safety Continuity-Of-Operations and Disaster-Recovery Plans

Women in Public Safety Communications Have Come a Long Way

Women in Public Safety are More Valued, but There is Still Work to Do

MCP Celebrates National Women's History Month

MCP’s Nick Falgiatore Nominated for Critical Communications Leader of the Year

Eight Tips for Protecting Public Safety Organizations Against Phishing

The Public Safety Communications Challenges We’re Tackling in 2020

Strategic Planning for Public Safety

The Role of LTE in the Utilities Sector

2020 Public Safety Industry Outlook

Utility Communications Networks Resemble a Spider’s Web

Security Training: A Key Element of a Strong Cyberrisk Prevention Program

DAS and BDA Technology Might Seem the Same—But They’re Not

Conferences like NENA’s SBP Are Key to Advancing Emergency Response

URL Integration Acquisition Bolsters MCP’s Data-Integration Capabilities

MCP Once Again Adds Critical Subject-Matter Expertise—and We’re Not Done

2019: The Year in Review

Public Safety Data Harnessing is a Big, Vitally Important Job

Why Public Safety Should Care About the Dark Web

Five Things Happening in Public Safety We’re Thankful for This Thanksgiving

Public Safety Broadband: So Many Choices

The Aging PSAP: Is it Time for a New Facility?

Cybersecurity and Public Safety: A Scary World is Getting Even Scarier

A Few Words About Protecting Your Mission-Critical Facility

Webinar Next Week to Explore Public Safety Broadband and NG911 Integration in ECCs

Client Success Story: Memphis Police and 911 Communications Enjoy a Remarkable Rebirth

New Legislation Will Have Significant Impact on Public Safety Communications in Florida

Proposed Three-Digit Suicide-Prevention ‘Lifeline’ Will Benefit Public Safety Communications

Understanding What is Good in Public Safety Communications Networks

Implementing a Fresh Approach to Overcoming PSAP Staffing Challenges

Google and Apple and Text-to-911: Let's Keep the Faith

DOT and DOC Grants Will Give 911 A Much-Needed Boost

How Public Safety Agencies are Navigating Change and Accelerating Progress

APCO Preview: This Year's Hot Topic Will Be the Growing Cybersecurity Threat

CASE STUDY: Supporting the National Capital Region's CAD2CAD Initiative

Three Tips for Navigating Public Safety Vendor Consolidations

The Five Biggest Takeaways from This Year’s NENA Conference

NENA Conference and MCP's MAPS Program Will Help Prepare You for What's Coming

Public Safety Drones are Worth Pursuing, Despite the Challenges

Use the Concept of the 'Virtual Bench' to Attract A Players to your Public Safety Organization

The Critical Role of Standards for NG911 Implementation

The Three Components of an Effective Vendor Support Agreement

This Weekend's GPS Rollover Event Requires Public Safety Communication's Attention

Life at MCP: Meet Heather McGaffin

Public Safety Cloud Solutions: Clear Sailing Ahead

10 Years of MCP: An Interview with Len Kowalski, Co-Founder

An Important Milestone: 10 Years of Mission Critical Partners

10 Years of MCP: An Interview with Brian Bark, Co-Founder

10 Years of MCP: An Interview with Kevin Murray, CEO and Co-Founder

When it Comes to the Public Safety Communications Ecosystem Siloed Thinking Must End

A Call to Action: 911 Data Sharing

Mission Critical Partners Helps Florida PSAP Take Steps to Resolve a 911 Staffing Crisis

MCP's Top Eight Public Safety Predictions for 2019

The Other Side of Early Adoption in the Public Safety Community

A Look Back at 2018

The Aging Public Safety Facility: What You Need to Consider

Pilot Project Offers Insight into Using Social Media Data for Emergency Response

[Interview] The Impact Social Media is Having on the Public Safety Community

MCP + Athena: The Leading Provider of IT Services for Public Safety

MCP Helps Butler County, PA Maximize the Value of a New Radio System While Also Boosting Coverage, Capacity and Interoperability

Announcing the Launch of MCP's Book, Expert Advice to Guide Your Mission-Critical Facility Project

Four Takeaways from the Next Generation 911 Cost Study Report Delivered to Congress this Week

How to Lessen the Impact of Public Safety Vendor Consolidations

What’s the Future of Land Mobile Radio in a FirstNet World? [Webinar]

Stop Thinking About 'Staffing 911.' Start Thinking About Workforce Optimization.

Cautious Optimism Surrounds CTIA Announcement Regarding Improving 911 Location Accuracy

Trends in Computer Aided Dispatch Systems for 911 Centers

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