NEWS & ANALYSIS
Jul 18, 2013 -During a webinar titled “Communicating Cyber Risks to Business Leaders,” experts from Booz Allen Hamilton discussed the need to for financial institutions to give cyber risks a higher priority in their overall risk management efforts.
Jul 17, 2013 -“Stand Your Ground” laws draw fire after the Zimmerman verdict, Al Qaeda’s Yemen-based branch announces that its second in command was killed by a U.S. drone strike, and a RAND report says that sexual assault in the military cost the United States billions last year.
Jul 16, 2013 -The U.S. federal budget is allocating more money to the Defense Department for cybersecurity than ever before; unrest continues in Egypt, and Windows version 8.1 will have enhanced security including the support of biometrics.
Jul 15, 2013 -New York Police Commissioner Ray Kelly is recommended for the top homeland security job, cybercrime as a business, and some protests turn violent after the verdict is announced in the Zimmerman trial.
Jul 12, 2013 -Janet Napolitano, U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security, has announced that she is resigning her post to be nominated as the next president of the University of California (UC) system.
Jul 12, 2013 -The TSA wants to randomize security lines, the public's perception on liberty versus security shifts, and EPIC calls for a halt to domestic telephone surveillance. And more.
Jul 10, 2013 -The United states and China have held an inaugural meeting of a cybersecurty joint working group. Investigators of the deadly train crash in Lac-Megantic, Quebec, say the train's breaks may have been tampered with. Bribery and corruption are increasing worldwide, according to a new report. NIST has released new guidelines on mobile device security.
Jul 09, 2013 -A Stop Organized Retail Crime’s Webinar offered its attendees insight into tools they can use to spot stolen merchandise being fenced on Internet sites such as eBay, Craigslist, Amazon, and others.
Jul 09, 2013 -A leaked report from the Pakistani government reveals there may have been "collaboration" at some levels allowing bin Laden to remain hidden, the IRS mistakenly posts thousands of social security numbers online, President Obama considers a faster pullout in Afghanistan, and more.