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Sun, 2015-07-26 09:53 PM
One of the great treats we have as publishers of our two awards programs is the pleasure of reading about some of the great accomplishments in the homeland security field, as they are described in...
Sat, 2015-07-25 04:53 PM
By Steve Bittenbender A task force of educational and other state leaders charged with looking at improving school safety in New Jersey have recommended The Garden State require students, faculty and...
Wed, 2015-07-22 05:18 PM
Mexico, July 21 – Mexico’s bloody gangland warfare has cost an estimated 80,000 lives since 2006 and the escape of Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán from the maximum-security prison of Altiplano last week...
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...

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Company News

Smallest badge reader now available in two form factors
Rolling Meadows, IL, June 16 – RF IDeas, Inc., a manufacturer of employee badge readers for in-building applications such as computer access, identification, time and attendance, have announced the latest release of its innovative new pcProx® Nano Readers. Joining the popular vertical version, RF IDeas announces the horizontal model of the pcProx...
Tripwire study: UK executives give boards ‘A’ in cyber literacy
London, June 17 – Tripwire, Inc., a provider of advanced threat, security and compliance solutions, has announced the results of a study sponsored by Tripwire on cyber literacy challenges faced by organizations. The study, which was carried out in May 2015, evaluated the attitudes of executives as they relate to cybersecurity risk decision-making...
Affordable and broad data breach insurance policy available for senior living facility owners through professional risk solutions (PRS)
Warren, NJ, June 15 – Professional Risk Solutions (PRS) has launched a new data breach insurance policy designed to cater to the needs of senior living facility owners. PRS CareNet is built specifically for the long-term care sector. It has been introduced on the back of research carried out by PRS, which revealed that data breach insurance is one...
CINCH Systems, Inc names Steve Craig Director of Sales and Marketing
St. Michael, MN, June 11 – CINCH systems, Inc. is pleased to announce and welcome Steve Craig as the company’s Director of Sales and Marketing. Craig will be responsible for sales and marketing efforts to achieve growth objectives.   Craig comes to CINCH systems with 18+ years of experience in marketing, brand management and product development....
LogRhythm adds finance veteran Karen Blasing to board of directors
Boulder, CO, June 11 – LogRhythm, a security intelligence company, has announced the appointment of Karen Blasing to the company’s board of directors. Blasing most recently served as chief financial officer and treasurer of Guidewire Software, Inc., where she played a key role in the company’s rapid growth, successful IPO and its successful...
Coalfire Public Sector completes FedRAMP audit for Virtustream
Denver, CO, June 11 – Coalfire has announced that it has completed the independent assessment of the Virtustream Federal Cloud under the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP). Virtustream, the enterprise-class cloud software and services provider, received their Provisional Authority to Operate (P-ATO) from the Joint...
OT launches a 5 times faster PIV card – ID-One PIV® on Cosmo V8
Washington, June 9 – Oberthur Technologies (OT), a global provider of high-security solutions and a provider of Personal Identification & Verification (PIV) smart cards to the U.S. Federal government, has announced its latest generation of PIV cards, ID-One PIV® on Cosmo V8, has been submitted to the General Services Administration (GSA) for...
LexisNexis and ISAFE Inc. join to simplify COPPA compliance and safeguard children’s identities online
Washington, June 10 – LexisNexis® Risk Solutions and ISAFE Inc. has announced that LexisNexis’ identity management solutions will be integrated into ISAFE’s market leading school-enabled, cloud-based parental permissions platform, an advance which greatly simplifies organizations’ compliance with the Children’s Online Privacy and Protection Act (...
Cybergy announces agreement to acquire CROSS Sciences and appointment of Richard Donohoe as director of infrastructure for new west smart grid cybersecurity
Englewood, CO, June 10 – Cybergy Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: CYBG) is pleased to announce that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire 100% of CROSS Sciences LLC, a partner in enhancing the firm’s cybersecurity offerings, including its proprietary SmartFile technology which provides real-time document intelligence and insider threat...
Imation announces IronKey™ H350, the first USB 3.0 hard drive to receive FIPS 140-2 level 3 certification
Oakdale, MN, June 10 – Imation Corp. (NYSE:IMN), a global data storage and information security company, has announced the new IronKey H350 USB 3.0 hard drive. The IronKey H350 is the only USB 3.0 hard drive to achieve FIPS 140-2 Level 3 validation (certification #2359) to meet the most stringent 256-bit encryption requirements mandated for...

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By Nathan LaderAs the television broadcast world moved toward digital transmission, it was only natural that with microwave systems, video security has also migrated to digital technologies. The most...
Leaving Seattle recently, I was in for a surprise. As six of my colleagues and I stood in line for an airport security check, we were all told to step aside for secondary screening. They wanted to...
By Chris Broderick Homeland Security Presidential Directive 12 (HSPD-12), is a “policy for a common identification standard for federal employees and contractors,” and was issued on August 24, 2004...
By Jim Giermanski    In 2007, I wrote two articles on why 100 percent scanning was not doable. I laid out four fundamental reasons why 100 percent scanning would not work: its foreign acceptance, its...
Where is your network's perimeter? With today's prevalence of mobile devices, data security has no physical boundaries. At a time where an entire hard drive can be downloaded to a smart phone or...

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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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