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Wed, 2015-07-15 01:16 PM
Washington, July 9 – The U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) has announced the results of an interagency forensics investigation into the recent cyber incident involving Federal background...
Tue, 2015-06-30 08:47 PM
Blaine, WA, June 29 – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations, is reminding travelers planning trips across the border this holiday weekend into the United States to make...
Thu, 2015-06-25 03:14 PM
GSN is pleased to announce the Winners and Finalists in its 2015 annual Airport, Seaport, Border Security Awards Program, which once again demonstrates the spectacular scientific achievements and...
Thu, 2015-06-25 12:47 PM
Washington, June 24 – A multi-year cyber investigation, led by the U.S. Secret Service, has culminated in Brooklyn federal court with the arraignment of Ercan Findikoglu, (AKA “Segate”). Findikoglu,...
Tue, 2015-06-23 10:57 PM
Washington, June 22 – Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Forces arrested 1,140 child predators from 41 states during a two-month, nationwide operation, the Office of Juvenile Justice and...
Tue, 2015-06-09 09:08 PM

Troy Potter

Washington, June 8 – The Secure Identity & Biometrics Association (SIBA), has announced their selection of Troy Potter of L-3 National Security Solutions (NSS) as Chairman, effective immediately...
Sun, 2015-06-07 09:11 PM
Toronto, Ontario, June 4 – Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper has announced a number of measures that he says will increase the safety and security of Canadians. He was joined by Joe Oliver,...
Mon, 2015-06-01 02:06 AM
Washington, D.C., May 22 – The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has announced a reboot of its popular Child ID App, which provides parents with an easy way to electronically store their children...
Wed, 2015-05-27 09:35 PM
Haifa, Israel, May 21, 2015 – Elbit Systems Ltd. (the "Company") (NASDAQ and TASE: ESLT), has announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire  NICE Systems Ltd.’s (“NICE”) Cyber and Intelligence...
Tue, 2015-05-12 04:54 PM
Biometric facial recognition technology in use at 100 e-Gates in German airports is cutting transaction times for each passenger to less than 20 seconds, according to Dr. Jörg Helbig, director of...
Mon, 2015-05-11 10:41 PM
Washington, D.C., May 11 – Director James B. Comey has named Stephen Woolery the special agent in charge (SAC) of the Counterterrorism Division in Los Angeles. Woolery most recently served as chief...
Tue, 2015-05-05 10:51 PM
San Francisco, CA, May 5 – Ripple Labs has agreed to resolve a criminal investigation in exchange for a settlement agreement calling for a series of substantial remedial measures, including a...

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Company News

DocuSign protects company from online impersonation with RiskIQ
San Francisco, CA, June 10 – RiskIQ, the Digital Footprint Security company, has announced that DocuSign, Inc. (DocuSign®) is using RiskIQ to protect its company, customers and employees from copycat and rogue applications in mobile app stores. RiskIQ discovers, inventories, and inspects all apps associated with DocuSign to detect potential...
Kroll Ontrack research: data loss due to IT administrator oversights may heighten information security risks
Minneapolis, MN, June 9 – Kroll Ontrack has released its most recent list of common IT administrator errors that can lead to data loss and network downtime. The findings indicate that the complexity in storage environments and sheer growth in data volume can mean impactful data loss when human error strikes, leaving many organizations vulnerable...
Carillon Federal Services and Telos ID team to issue PIV-I credentials
Vienna & Ashburn, VA, June 9 – Carillon Federal Services Inc. and Telos Identity Management Solutions, LLC, have agreed to collaborate on high assurance interoperable Personal Identity Verification (PIV-I) credentials for use with Telos ID’s TSA Designated Aviation Channeling and FBI channeling programs. Carillon is licensed by the U.S....
Entrust Datacard announces self-service kiosk-optimized instant issuance system
Minneapolis, MN, June 9 – Entrust Datacard has announced the availability of the next-generation kiosk-optimized Datacard® CE870TM instant issuance system that enables financial institutions, retailers, governments and healthcare organizations to instantly issue permanent embossed or flat payment cards or identification cards through a self-...
Navigant deepens risk management, compliance and security capabilities within the Energy Practice
Chicago, June 8 – Navigant (NYSE: NCI) has announced the addition of several seasoned professionals to join the Firm’s Energy practice as part of a newly formed Risk Management, Compliance and Security (RMCS) solution offering team. Brian Harrell and Chris Luras are joining recent additions Ed Dobrowolski and Matt Blizard to further expand the...
Avecto: Sandboxing, not antivirus, the top priority for security professionals
Washington, June 8 – Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit – Sandboxing has come to the top of a global survey as the most effective defense strategy against malware, as security leaders wake up to proactive measures. Endpoint security company Avecto surveyed more than 200 professionals at global security shows and found that holistically...
DSC Touch ‘all-in-one’ system features built-in camera and Android technology
Toronto, June 5 – DSC, part of the Security Products business unit of Tyco, has announced the introduction of DSC Touch, an advanced home automation solution complete with a 7-inch touchscreen, Android-based software, Alarm.com integration, dual-path connectivity with integrated Wi-Fi and Cellular and Z-Wave enabled technology as the latest...
Digital Guardian releases Digital Guardian App for Splunk
Waltham, MA, June 4 – Digital Guardian, an endpoint security platform built to stop data theft, has released the Digital Guardian App for Splunk. The Digital Guardian App for Splunk harnesses the power of Splunk® Enterprise’s big data analytics capabilities to more rapidly detect and respond to insider attacks and advanced threats targeting...
Accuvant and FishNet Security to host free webcast on building confidence in your information security posture
Denver & Overland Park, KS, June 2 – Accuvant and FishNet Security, which recently joined together to create a major cyber security solutions provider, has announced their next Knowledge Share Series webcast, “Building Confidence in Your Information Security Posture,” will take place on Thursday, June 11, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. PDT/12:00 p.m. EDT....
Visa and FireEye join forces to help merchants, financial institutions defend against targeted attacks on consumer payment data
San Francisco & Milpitas, June 3 – Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) and FireEye, Inc. (NASDAQ:FEYE) have announced their intention to co-develop tools and services to help merchants and issuers protect against advanced cyber attacks targeting payment data. The first of its kind Visa and FireEye Community Threat Intelligence (CTI) offering will bring...

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The September 11, 2001 attacks spurred increased interest in the use of biometric technologies to improve the security of visa and immigration documentation and government-issued identification card...
Massive volumes of information and data are readily available across the Internet. Potential sources of valuable intelligence are contained in an endless array of Web sites, online media outlets,...
Incident command occurs at the local level, and during any disaster incident that local emergency response officials manage, they need to be confident that an individual's most current...
User authentication is widely considered the weakest link in any security system, whether it controls access to buildings, computers or networks. Local, state and federal agencies struggle with...
Government at every level—federal, state, and local—is focused on effectively serving constituents while simultaneously increasing the ability to cope with evolving security issues, share...

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This white paper highlights a successful pilot HSPD-12 compliant visitor management project undertaken by a U.S. federal government agency, which successfully meets the objectives of Federal Identity, Credential, andAccess Management (FICAM) Road map use case 4.9 for how agencies should perform credentialing and validation of visitors to federal facilities.

 

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