Sep 11, 2013 -The United States commemorates 9-11. The ACLU has released documents it says show the United States is aggressively seizing electronic devices and their contents at ports of entry. A laser-based bomb-chemical detection system has been developed. And More.
Sep 10, 2013 -Syria's prime minister says his nation will accept a proposal to relinquish its chemical weapons stockpile to international control to avoid a military strike, France will bring a formal resolution to the U.N. security council on the proposal, more technology companies file suits with FISA for more details on its secret spying program, and more.
Sep 09, 2013 -Secretary of State John Kerry tells Syria what it can do to avoid a military strike, the Wall Street Journal looks at school security, new details surface about how the NSA can tap into your smartphone, and more.
Sep 06, 2013 -The National Institute for Standards and Technology has come out with an updated version of the standard specification Personal Identification Verification (PIV) Card used by government employees and contractors. It has a stronger authentication credential. It does not require existing cards to be replaced.
Sep 05, 2013 -The TSA's expedited airport screening program will be coming to 60 more U.S. airports this year, a draft of the Cyber Security Framework is considered ineffective, world leaders gather in Russia, and more.
Sep 04, 2013 -An independent panel recommends that the State Department make diplomatic security a higher priority, the TSA adds a search capability to its mobile app for passengers to search banned items, Apple iOS gets a new access control patent, and more.
Sep 03, 2013 -A major phone company has maintained a metadata database of U.S. phone calls. Conneticut schools continue to upgrade security after the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre. The TSA's passenger precheck continues to expand.
Sep 03, 2013 -Considering a potential employee’s social media presence during the application process could be controversial, an expert said during an ASIS International Information Asset Protection and Pre-Employment Screening Council (IAPPES) conference call.