Aug 11, 2014 -Nigeria declares a state of emergency as Ebola spreads to the country, more than 150 Chinese economic fugitives are said to be at large in the United States, and Britain’s police force looks to expand its access to individual’s medical records and confidential data without consent.
Aug 08, 2014 -The World Health Organization declares an international public health emergency as Ebola spreads, police departments use malware in criminal investigations, Yahoo announces plans to adopt end-to-end encryption, and more.
Aug 07, 2014 -A homeless woman was able to board a flight in San Jose without a ticket, marking the second major breach at the airport in 2014. Government contractor USIS is the victim of a cyberattack, potentially compromising government employees' personal information. And Ebola has spread to Nigeria, causing the country to declare a health emergency.
Aug 06, 2014 -A Russian crime group has amassed the largest known collection of stolen Internet credentials. Leaked classified documents reveal the extent of the U.S. government's terrorist suspect watch list. There are security concerns at a Chicago water treatment plant. India is adopting drone use.
Aug 05, 2014 -The U.S. Department of Transportation may ban in-flight phone calls. Restaurant chain P.F. Chang's revealed more details about the security breach that hit its payment card network in June. Google has tipped off police to child pornography in a man's e-mail account. And more.
Aug 01, 2014 -The federal government has released the National Protection Framework, a planning document that covers the capabilities necessary to secure the homeland against acts of terrorism and manmade or natural disasters.
Jul 31, 2014 -An international team of investigators has reached the crash site of Malaysia Airlines FLight 17. Liberia has asked for help in stopping the Ebola outbreak, while British immigration and customs officers say they need more training on what to do with infected passengers. And USB security may be an oxymoron.