- U.S. Department of Transportation Awards Virginia $23 Million to Improve Airports
U.S. Sens. Mark R. Warner and Tim Kaine (both D-VA) announced $23,185,283 in federal funding from the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) to support improvement projects at 11 airports. …
- Coders Conquer Security: Your Battle Plan To Defeat The OWASP Top 10
The ten most common security vulnerabilities don’t stand a chance against secure development superheroes like you.
- Detroit Police Can Continue to Use Facial Recognition
The Detroit’s Board of Police Commissioners approved a policy for police to use facial recognition technology.
- Preparing For Physical and Cybersecurity Convergence
In an era of increasingly sophisticated security threats, CIOs, CISOs, and COOs alike need to be more committed than ever to protect their data, facilities, and teams.
- Sandy Hook Promise PSA Shows Graphic View of School Shootings
A new video from the group Sandy Hook Promise shows school kids dealing with the threat of gun violence in everyday life.
- McCarran Airport Implements Facial Recognition for International Travelers
Las Vegas McCarran International Airport is set to install a facial recognition biometric solution at all international gates.
- How ‘The Big Easy’ Has Improved Public Safety
With about 400,000 residents, New Orleans (NOLA) is the most populous city in the State of Louisiana. The city is world-renowned for its jazz music, Creole an Cajun cuisines, and lively festivals like …
- What are Hacker Preferences When Targeting Privileged Credentials?
During the Black Hat annual conference in Las Vegas August 3-8, 2019, Thycotic conducted research with nearly 300 attendees identifying either as “hackers” (49 percent) or “security …
- Capital One: What’s in Your Cloud?
The lack of visibility into the expanded cloud attack surface is a fast-growing problem that is only getting worse. Although we have seen misconfigurations in the cloud before, the Capital One breach …
- OSHA Reveals Top 10 Violations for 2019
The National Safety Council and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration announced the preliminary Top 10 most frequently cited workplace safety violations for fiscal year 2019. …
- Personal Information of 20 Million People in Ecuador is Breached
Ecuador is investigating a data breach in which the personal data of up to 20 million people was made available online.
- Couple Charged for Stealing IP from Children's Hospital to Launch a Biotech Firm
A San Diego couple has been charged by the federal government with stealing intellectual property related to pediatric medical treatments from Nationwide Children's Hospital in order to launch a …
- The Financial Sector Can Lead the Charge in Deception Security
This summer, more than one million Capital One clients had their information breached, furthering the financial sector’s infamous reputation of being the most breached industry with 35 percent o …
- Active Shooter Drill Conducted at Chicago's Water Tower Place
Chicago police conducted an active shooter drill at Water Tower Place, according to a news report.
- Legislation to Prevent Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Passes House
The U.S. House of Representatives has passed H.R. 1618, the Zachary and Nicholas Burt Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Prevention Act, which will create a new grant program to install carbon monoxide alarms …
- Cyberattacks on IoT and SMBs Rapidly Increasing
The number of cybersecurity attacks events measured from January through June was twelve times higher when compared with the same period in 2018, an increase largely driven by IoT-related traffic, acc …
- National Cyber League and Cyber Skyline Announce Top Cybersecurity School
Students from the University of Nevada – Reno prevailed against 5,026 students from 419 schools across the nation recognized as the top school in the nation during the National Cyber League (NCL …
- Sen. Cecil Thomas to Introduce Three Bipartisan Gun Reform Bills
Several gun reform bills, including three bipartisan proposals, will be heard for the first time in the Ohio Senate Government Oversight committee.
- Most Organizations Not Ready For New Privacy Regulations
An Internet Society report finds that most organizations do not comply with existing global privacy regulations and are not ready for additional regulations going into effect in 2020.
- The Proactive Approach to Identifying Cybercriminals
More than 10 years ago, I was deployed to Iraq as a U.S. Air Force intelligence analyst, assigned to the Joint Special Operations Command (JSOC) Task Force with one clear objective: disrupt terrorist …