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You asked, we delivered. You can now track Visitor Access Requests (VARs) in ThreatSwitch. In addition, we made a few improvements to the user interface, the way active and inactive employees behave, and table formatting.

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New feature: Visitor Access Requests

Security managers can now track and create Visitor Access Requests (VARs) directly from ThreatSwitch!

  • Security Managers can create / update and delete VARs as needed
  • Visits can be tracked by name, Social Security number, date, point of contact, as well as the origin and destination.
  • A view of all VARs is the system is available for the Security Manager to view
  • The full list of visits can be exported in CSV format at any time. Just click "Create Report."

Other Improvements:

  • Security Managers and Assistant Security Managers are no longer constrained to their assigned facilities when adding new Reportable Information.
  • Inactive users are now more clearly marked in the Users view.
  • All tables can now correctly remember your per-page setting. If you're a person who likes seeing 50 items at a time, you'll only need to make the change once!
  • Fixed an issue with employee names missing in CSV exports.
  • Minor issues regarding Reports were addressed to make Reports more robust and more readable

John Dillard

John is the Founder and CEO of ThreatSwitch, and has worn many hats including CIA Analyst, Navy Officer, and Facility Security Officer. He is an author and speaker on security subjects nationwide.

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