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Sun, 2015-08-23 06:33 PM

Brian Zimmer, President of Keeping IDentities Safe

Washington, DC, Aug. 20 - Beginning October 10, security screeners in roughly 200,000 federal buildings may deny access to visitors who present a driver's license or identification card from a state...
Tue, 2015-08-18 04:42 PM
Washington, DC, - U.S. Coast Guard Vice Adm. Charles Michel formally assumed the role of vice commandant of the Coast Guard during a ceremony at U.S. Coast Guard Headquarters Monday. As vice...
Mon, 2015-08-17 12:37 PM
Washington, DC, August 14 - U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) arrested 50 fugitives sought for their roles in known or suspected human rights violations during a nationwide operation...
Sun, 2015-08-16 04:11 PM
August 6 - As I have said a number of times now, the current global threat environment requires that we know more about those who travel to the United States. This includes those from countries for...
Wed, 2015-08-12 05:31 PM

U.S. Attorney Benjamin B. Wagner.

Sacramento, CA, August 11— Two defendants, including a California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) employee, pleaded guilty Tuesday to charges stemming from a scheme to sell commercial driver’s...
Wed, 2015-08-12 05:26 PM
Years before U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and its immigration enforcement directorate Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) were established, law enforcement leaders espoused the...
Tue, 2015-08-11 08:56 PM
Washington, DC, August 11 - As America nears the Final Fiscal Quarter spending spree, US Federal Contractor Registration encourages businesses to become registered in System for Award Management and...
Tue, 2015-08-04 01:13 PM

Bennie G. Thompson

Washington, DC, July 29 – Today, Committee on Homeland Security Ranking Member Bennie G. Thompson (D-MS) delivered the following opening statement for the full Committee hearing “Aviation Security...
Wed, 2015-07-29 03:59 PM

 

Honourable Peter MacKay

Washington, DC, July 28 - Today, the Honourable Peter MacKay, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, met with United States Attorney General Loretta Lynch. The meeting of the two...
Mon, 2015-07-27 11:22 PM
Editor’s note: As promised in yesterday’s Daily Insider, GSN has selected six exceptional and uplifting accomplishments in the Homeland Security field, as described in Winning Entries in the recently...
Mon, 2015-07-27 01:16 PM
Newark, NJ, July 23 — Two men who fled from Central America to evade criminal charges were removed within days of each other by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Enforcement and...
Mon, 2015-07-27 12:58 PM
Washington, July 23 – FBI officials announced a nationwide campaign geared toward educating business and industry leaders about the growing threat—and mounting losses—of economic espionage. As part...

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Company News

Survey: 86 percent of energy security professionals believe they can detect a breach on critical systems in less than one week
Portland, OR, June 25 – Tripwire, Inc., a provider of advanced threat, security and compliance solutions, has announced the results of a survey conducted by Dimensional Research. The survey examined the views of over 400 executives and IT professionals in the energy, oil, gas and utility industries on cybersecurity and compliance initiatives....
Guidance Software’s Tableau unit introduces password recovery appliance
Pasadena, CA, June 24 – Guidance Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: GUID) a provider of digital investigations, has unveiled Tableau Password Recovery, a solution that accelerates brute force, dictionary-based password attacks to unlock protected files. By helping investigators access encrypted and locked files, the appliance expedites time-sensitive...
MEGA Introduces IT risk management solution
Boston, MA, June 22 – MEGA International has introduced HOPEX IT Risk Management to help companies understand the business impact of IT risks and establish the right IT governance. The solution is designed to provide enterprises with information about the threats and vulnerabilities of their IT assets and help ensure that they have the proper...
Managed data compliance, privacy & security service offering powered by Perspecsys gaining momentum worldwide
McLean, VA, June 23 – Perspecsys, a provider of enterprise cloud data protection solutions, has announced that its award-winning AppProtex Platform is in-production and providing critical cloud data protection capabilities for organizations via its Managed Service Provider (MSP) partners leveraging the multi-tenant, multi-cloud platform. This...
BeyondTrust eases audit and reporting pains with new unified web console
Phoenix, AZ, June 22 – BeyondTrust®, the global cyber security company dedicated to proactively eliminating data breaches from insider privilege abuse and external hacking attacks, has announced the availability of the BeyondTrust PowerBroker® Management Suite 4.0. This solution set simplifies auditing administration, so IT organizations can...
Accuvant and FishNet Security name Veena Bricker as first Chief Human Resources Officer
Denver & Overland Park, KS, June 18 – Accuvant and FishNet Security, which recently joined together to create the nation’s premier cyber security solutions provider, have announced the appointment of Veena Bricker as the company’s first-ever chief human resources officer (CHRO). In this newly created role, Bricker is responsible for the...
Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP formalizes cybersecurity and privacy group
Los Angeles, June 18 – Jeffery Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP (JMBM) has announced that its capabilities in cybersecurity law practice – including privacy, data management and security, and data breach representation – have been formalized into an interdisciplinary law practice group. JMBM's Cybersecurity and Privacy Group will be led by...
National law firm Akerman boots-up new data law practice
Miami, June 18 – Akerman LLP, a top 100 U.S. law firm serving clients across the Americas, has announced the launch of its Data Law Practice and the expansion of the firm's varied services in the increasingly business-critical areas of information governance, e-discovery, and data privacy and security. Client needs are driving the firm's growth,...
Panasonic showcases advances in remote camera production at InfoComm 2015
Orlando, FL, June 17 – At InfoComm 2015, Panasonic is highlighting developments in remote camera production, including a powerful upgrade for the company’s AW-HE40 integrated PTZ cameras, an innovative tap assist camera control system, the professional video industry’s first 4K pan/tilt/zoom camera, and a new 4K multi-purpose camera. These...
Comilion CEO to discuss collaborative security at SINET Innovation Summit 2015
New York, June 17 – WHO: Kobi Freedman is Co-Founder and CEO of Comilion, which is developing security intelligence sharing and collaboration networks for regulated and highly sensitive industries. Kobi has been immersed in the cyber security arena for over 15 years, first in the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) and then working with private sector...

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By Don SteinmanIn a recent statement, Senator Kay Bailey Hutchinson of Texas wrote, "Our nation’s aviation security relies on a multi-layered approach that includes information sharing, enhanced...
By Jennifer Tidy and Parham AarabiVirtual aging of photos is often used by law enforcement for finding and capturing fugitives, abducted or lost individuals, or even terrorists.  However, on some...
By John ByrnesCurrent systems are failing usCurrent systems in place to identify and manage individuals like Major Nidal Malik Hasan, whose alleged massacre took the lives of 13 soldiers and wounded...
By Brian Lapidus Telecommuting, whether full-time or part-time, is becoming increasingly popular in the United States. According to a 2008 survey from the Society for Human Resource Management, 57...
By William SappIn an operating environment where threats are imminent and the response must be equally swift, video communication technology can offer DHS and its communities of interest new ways to...

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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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