This standard specifies the technical requirements for the composition, function, performance and testing methods of Advanced Security Building Intercom Systems. This Standard is applicable for Intercom systems used for any advanced security communication in public buildings. Advanced Security Building Intercom Systems (ASBIS) are used for rapid emergency and danger messages verification by voice communication, warning of a danger, rapid notification of the responsible emergency services/intervention services and for sending instructions on how to proceed. Requirement for a suitable concept is prior risk assessment and a definition of the protection target.