Jun 18, 2014 -Iraqi Islamic militants may have captured the country's largest oil refinery. Diehard fans of the World Cup breached security and fans in Nigeria were the targets of a suicide bomber. Baseball venues are to increase their security measures by 2015. Chinese fraudulent Web sites are duping consumers of designer goods.
Jun 17, 2014 -ATT&T says a recent security breach that compromised customer information was an inside job. A GAO report reveals the U.S. Coast Guard is not meeting its performance targets for drug interdiction in a transit zone known for heavy drug trafficking. Federal agencies report that security is a key concern for teleworking employees. And more.
Jun 16, 2014 -U.S. beefing up embassy security in Iraq, agency releases oil spill investigative report, Senate introduces appropriations bill rich in cybersecurity funding, and terrorists launch attack in Kenya.
Jun 13, 2014 -Iraq's senior cleric calls for citizens to take up arms to defend the country from militants, the FCC chairman warns communication companies to take cybersecurity more seriously, and a new GAO report details risks to industrial radiological sources.
Jun 12, 2014 -Hacking group Anonymous claimed it has, and will continue to, attack Web sites related to the World Cup in Brazil. An interagency group has been formed to address the 47,000 unaccompanied child immigrants that have entered the U.S. illegally. The future of BioWatch is discussed at a government hearing, and TweetDeck is hacked.
Jun 11, 2014 -Facility security is scrutinized in the aftermath of yesterday's shootings at Oregon's Reynolds High School. P. F. Chang's China Bistro appears to have suffered a breach of customer payment data. And the U.S. Department of Homeland Security has pointed out a weakness in roadway sign security.
Jun 10, 2014 -The head of Interpol says he is surprised that the United States has not yet signed up to participate in its aviation security program called I-Checkit. A GAO report reviews the Department of Veterans Affairs claims process for victims of military sexual trauma. And more.
Jun 09, 2014 -The Chemical Facility Safety and Security Working Group has released an update on its efforts to improve safety and security at chemical facilities in the United States following the West, Texas, disaster.