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Worst known governmental leak ever affected the Swedish Transport Agency. Homeland security at risk

Worst known governmental leak ever affected the Swedish Transport Agency, data includes records of members of the military secret units. Sweden might be the scenario for the worst known governmental leak ever, the Swedish Transport Agency moved all of its data to “the cloud,” but it transferred it to somebody else’s computer. The huge trove of data includes
Publish At:2017-07-23 05:40 | Read:8507 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Data Breach Digital ID homeland security priva

Homeland Security – US Consular Consolidated Database vulnerable to cyber attacks

According to the results of an internal review, the US passport and visa Consular Consolidated Database (CCD)  database is open to intrusion. According to the results of an internal review of the US State Department, the Consular Consolidated Database (CCD) is vulnerable to cyber attacks. The State Department considers the CCD as an “unclassified but sensi
Publish At:2016-04-06 10:45 | Read:4562 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Hacking Security Consular Consolidated Databas

Security issues in DHS systems potentially exposes confidential data at risk

Despite DHS components have strengthened coordination in performing their cyber missions a recent audit made by the OIG has found several security issues. Among the missions assigned to the DHS there is the coordination of activities related to the prevention, mitigation and recovery from cyber incidents, the Department also o
Publish At:2015-09-17 15:30 | Read:5343 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Reports Security Audit awareness cyber securit

An Israeli firm developed a new radar to detect drones

The Israeli company ARTSYS 360 is developing a small 3D electronic radar that will be able to monitor drones in small areas. Recently I wrote a post on an Aerial Assault Drone recently presented at the Black Hat conference, the vehicle was equipped with hacking tools to compromise wi-fi target networks. The use of drones is in
Publish At:2015-08-14 04:25 | Read:4278 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Security critical infrastructure Drones homela

US Secretary of Homeland Security fears an escalation of terrorism

The United States Secretary of Homeland Security explained that the terrorism has entered a “new phase” and fears an escalation. The terrorism is probably the first concern for the US Government, the Americans fears a possible and imminent attack on the US soil. In an interview with ABC News, Jeh Johnson, the curre
Publish At:2015-05-12 11:35 | Read:5274 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Intelligence Security Cyber attacks homeland s

Cybersecurity in the Age of Terror and Foreign Adversary Aggression

One could argue that cybersecurity is by far the most important Homeland Security, National Security and Public safety issue of our time. In the age of terror specifically, groups like ISIS, Al Shabaab and AQAP have managed to use the Internet to recruit and successfully spread their message with little to no counter narrative of merit.Cybersecurity has been
Publish At:2015-03-23 23:50 | Read:3261 | Comments:0 | Tags:Cyber Security cybersecurity Homeland Security IT Security

Mysterious sightings of drones in the sky of Paris

Mystery drones have flown over landmarks in central Paris for the second night, authorities still searching for the operators, it’s a mystery. The rapid diffusion of drones in both civil and military industries is rising a heated debate on privacy and security guaranteed by their technologies. Security experts fear that 
Publish At:2015-02-27 11:15 | Read:3414 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Security Drones homeland security Paris Terror

Obama's Executive Order urges Companies to Share CyberSecurity Threat Data

President Barack Obama signed an executive order on Friday that encourages and promotes sharing of information on cybersecurity threats within the private sector and between the private sector companies and the government agencies as well.AREAS TO IMPROVEDuring his speech at the White House Cybersecurity Summit at Stanford University in California, where m
Publish At:2015-02-20 06:26 | Read:3622 | Comments:0 | Tags:cyber security Cyber threats cybersecurity Cybersecurity Fra

EASE, the DHS concept of self-repairing networks

The Department of Homeland Security is working with industry to the EASE concept, a self-repairing systems able to avoid the interruption of the operations. The Department of Homeland Security is working on a new generation of self-repairing network that is able to be resilient to cyber offensives and continue operations in ca
Publish At:2014-11-18 12:25 | Read:3551 | Comments:0 | Tags:Cyber warfare cyber capabilities Data-breaches Department of


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