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Sun, 2016-01-24 08:21 PM
GSN is pleased to announce that its 2015 Digital Yearbook of Awards Winners has been released to the entire database of the company’s print, digital and newsletter subscribers. The Yearbook covers...
Fri, 2016-01-15 12:27 PM

Jeh Johnson, DHS

'Today I announce the schedule for the final phase of implementation of the REAL ID Act.  Bottom line up front:  Effective January 22, 2018, air travelers with a driver’s license or identification...
Tue, 2015-11-17 11:46 PM
Government Security News is pleased to announce the Winners and Finalists in its seventh annual Homeland Security Awards. As in previous years, the awards program was divided into three basic...
Tue, 2015-11-17 06:08 PM

Bill Spence, HID Global

By Bill Spence, VP Sales, Biometrics, HID GlobalMunicipal airports can be a security challenge.  There are requirements both inside the terminal and out on the tarmac, spanning thousands of employees...
Mon, 2015-11-09 01:01 PM
Copenhagen, Denmark and Addison, TX, November 9 - Orlando’s newest entertainment attraction — the Orlando Eye complex — has entrusted leading security providers Axis Communications, Milestone Systems...
Wed, 2015-10-28 10:56 AM

U.S. Attorney Eileen Decker

Santa Ana, CA, October 21 - A clerk at the California Department of Motor Vehicles office in El Monte and five others have been indicted on federal charges for allegedly selling legitimate birth...
Wed, 2015-10-14 11:12 PM

2010 Keynote Speaker: Ret. 4-Star General Barry McCaffrey

GSN announced today that in response to a number of requests to stretch the closing date for entries in its 2015 Homeland Security Awards Program, the deadline has been extended to Friday, October 23...
Sat, 2015-09-19 04:13 PM


New York, NY, September 16 - The manufacturing of fake credentials has been an issue for years; however, after a two-year investigation, Kessler International has determined that items such as...
Mon, 2015-09-14 11:31 AM
Washington, DC, September 3 - Secretary of the Army John M. McHugh has directed an immediate safety review at all nine Department of Defense labs and facilities involved in the production, shipment,...
Tue, 2015-09-01 04:48 PM
Securiport named Track Sponsor for IATA’s AVSEC World ConferenceWashington, DC, August 25 – A world leader in passenger biometric recognition, immigration control systems, and civil aviation security...
Tue, 2015-08-25 02:54 PM
By Eric Gibble Currently, ten states and the District of Columbia offer driver’s licenses to undocumented residents of their states who can meet certain requirements. Two additional states, Hawaii...
Sun, 2015-08-23 06:46 PM
Washington, DC, August 21 - The United States Federal Government as of 08/12/2015 has 480 open Solicitations in North Carolina where they are currently seeking out properly registered government...

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Company News

Hikvision honored as Electronic Security Association’s Executive Strategic Partner
City of Industry, CA, July 2 – Hikvision USA, a North American provider of innovative, award-winning video surveillance products and solutions, was honored as an Executive Strategic Partner of the Electronic Security Association (ESA) at a special event on June 24, 2015.  Established in 1948, ESA is the largest trade association representing the...
Union Bank fulfills mobile demands and BYOD security requirements with ZixOne
Morrisville, VT & Dallas, TX, July 1 – Zix Corporation (ZixCorp), (Nasdaq: ZIXI), a provider of email data protection, has announced that Union Bank enables employee access to corporate data on mobile devices through ZixOne. Satisfying both Union Bank’s mobile security requirements and employee demands to use personal or bring your own devices...
Panasonic True 4K cameras now shipping
Newark, NJ, July 1 – Ushering in the highest standard for 4K imaging and performance in a video surveillance solution, Panasonic System Communications Company of North America has begun shipping the first of its new True 4K cameras, featuring a 12 megapixel 4K ULTRA HD imaging sensor. First unveiled at ISC West 2015 in Las Vegas, Panasonic True 4K...
Data Conversion Laboratory (DCL) digitizes global content for Fortune 500 technology giant in record time
When the content managers of a global technology company with a sterling reputation for delivering outstanding products and services learned that the corporate focus was shiftingto becoming green, in part through making content mobile, they quickly realized that a digitization strategy that scales to a global level would be an imperative. In the...
Black Box among recipients of $7.9 billion US Air Force contract
Pittsburgh, PA, June 30 – Black Box Corporation, a technology solutions provider, has announced it is one of 20 industry partners awarded prime contractor status to provide information technology products and solutions to the United States Air Force through its Network-Centric Solutions 2 (NETCENTS-2) NetOps and Infrastructure Solutions Full and...
INSIDE Secure offers industry first solution to meet demands of growing U.S. federal cybersecurity market
Aix-En-Provence, June 29 – INSIDE Secure (Euronext Paris:INSD), a leader in embedded security solutions for mobile and connected devices, today announced availability of SafeZone FIPS cryptographic module version 1.1—the industry’s first FIPS certified cryptographic module validated on a Trusted Execution Environment (TEE). With the joint INSIDE...
Malwarebytes partners with Blue Solutions as first UK distributor
London, June 26 – Advanced endpoint security vendor Malwarebytes has announced it has selected Blue Solutions as its first UK distributor, as part of a wider expansion into EMEA enterprise markets. The deal reinforces Malwarebytes commitment to expanding through the channel with the company preparing to launch an official program in the coming...
Cyber insecurity: 4 in 10 midsize businesses have experienced a data breach
Hartford, CT, June 25 – Most midsize business leaders view a data breach among their top risks and a majority consider IT security “very important” when selecting a supplier, according to The Hartford’s survey of midsize business owners and C-level executives. They have good reason to be concerned: 43 percent had experienced a data breach in the...
Arkoon Netasq unveils its updated Stormshield Data Security solution leveraging secure email exchange on the cloud and data protection on the move
Paris, June 25 – Arkoon Netasq, a subsidiary of Airbus Defence and Space and a cyber security provider, has released version 9.1 of Stormshield Data Security, its software suite dedicated to data protection. This new version allows users to exchange email messages securely on the cloud, to protect their data on tablets on the move and to take...
Samsung SDS CellWe EMM first to receive Common Criteria certification compliant with Mobile Device Management Protection Profile
Moonachie, NJ, June 26 – A global provider of IT solutions and ICT services, Samsung SDS America, Inc. (Samsung SDSA) has announced that the Samsung SDS CellWe Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) solution has received the first-ever Common Criteria certification for an EMM compliant with the security requirements of the Mobile Device Management...

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Editor's Note: When GSN learned that the alleged Russian spy ring in the United States was using deception techniques such as "steganography," we decided to turn to a true expert in steganography for...
During the past seven years, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has taken the position that it knows how to best create the safety and security standards necessary to secure airports...
While strolling up and down the aisles at the ASIS New York City Chapter’s security expo at the Javits Center on April 30, I tried to take a quick reading on the current state of the government...
By Jonathan McDonaldMany government organizations are charged with combating terrorism, identifying criminals and effectively applying immigration policies. All these activities require that persons...
A resident of the northern Israeli city of Migdal Haemek received two letter bombs by post earlier this month. The woman who received the packages, whose name has not been released, felt the packages...

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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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