Industry Standards

SIA develops ANSI-accredited standards that promote interoperability and information sharing in the industry. Our members collaborate and volunteer expertise, feedback and commentary on standards and other technology development activities.

Now Available: Version 2.2 of SIA OSDP

SIA has released version 2.2 of SIA Open Supervised Device Protocol. The latest version of the access control communications standard improves interoperability and security and expands support for smart card applications.


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Black Hat 2023 Session Underscores Importance of Implementing OSDP Properly

Research from Bishop Fox identifies possible OSDP implementation vulnerabilities and provides insightful recommendations to better secure OSDP…

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Security Industry Association Earns American National Standards Institute Reaccreditation for SIA Standards

SIA is committed to continue developing its industry standards in accordance with ANSI requirements and invites members…

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SIA Standards Update From ISC West 2023

This article was originally published on LinkedIn Pulse on April 3, 2023. It was an incredible week…

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OSDP: Interoperability and Security for Access Solutions

SIA’s Open Supervised Device Protocol brings higher security and ease of interoperability to access control solutions. And as a FICAM-compliant protocol, it’s ideal for PACS applications at federal facilities.

Introducing SIA OSDP Verified

SIA OSDP Verified is a new comprehensive testing program that validates a device's conformance to the SIA Open Supervised Device Protocol standard and related performance protocols. SIA's testing means you can trust OSDP Verified solutions.

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SIA’s standards activities are chiefly led by volunteers who are members just like you. They bring their passion and technical and industry know-how to bear in our committees and activities. Contact us to express your interest!

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