Seattle IT Expert Gets Prison for Death Threats & Cyberstalking

Joel Kurzynski, 39, of Seattle, Washington, a former IT professional was sentenced to 30 months in prison and three years supervised release for conducting cyberstalking and threat campaigns against multiple Washington...
DHS New Additions to S&T’s Data Privacy portfolio to address critical capability gaps for Homeland Security practitioners and instill trust in emergent technologies

DHS S&T Awards $1.14M for New Cyber Data Privacy Tools

Cyber-threats are rapidly shifting and privacy-related breaches are increasing in frequency and impact. To address these concerns, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T), a multiple Platinum Honoree in the...
Tammy Waitt, AST Editorial Director, (left to right), Ben Shirley, Director of Marketing at Ameristar Perimeter Security, accepting one of Five 2018 'ASTORS' Awards from AST Publisher, Mike Madsen, at ISC East in New York City as Ameristar’s Jeff Halaut, Barrier Program Manager looks on.

Ameristar Perimeter Security Wins Big in 2018 ‘ASTORS’ in New York City

Maintaining a secure perimeter is the first line of defense against potential threats. Towards that end, Ameristar Perimeter Security, a new competitor in the 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, is pleased to announce...
VitalTag can keep first responders connected to their patients via a suite of disposable sensors and mobile app. (Courtesy of PNNL)

Wearable Sensor Tracks Vital Signs in Mass Casualty Incidents (Learn More)

When mass casualty incidents strike, from active shooters or earthquakes, to multiple car pile ups, first responders can easily be overwhelmed by the sheer number of victims needing triage, treatment and...
Expect more targeted IoT attacks and new nation-state threats in the coming year. (Courtesy of YouTube)

Security Threats, Risks and Trends in 2019 (Learn More, Multi-Video)

December 5, 2018 – In Breaking News – techradar - By Sam Curry When it comes to cybersecurity risks and threats in 2019, attackers will do what they always do and follow...

Convict in Plot to Export Carbon Fiber for Chinese Military Removed (Video)

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) officers removed a Chinese citizen last week, who served three years in prison for attempting to illegally export high-grade carbon...
Acoustic Technology Inc. (ATI), a leader in the mass notification industry, and Platinum Award Winner in the 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program for Best Mass Notification/Siren System, is pleased to announce the company’s next generation REACT5000 Central Control Unit (CCU) provides advanced monitoring and control features that enhance the entire line of ATI Mass Notification Products.

ATI Systems Honored with Two 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards

Acoustic Technology, Inc. (ATI Systems), a world leader in the design, manufacturing, and installation of reliable emergency warning and notification systems for the campus, community, industrial, and military markets, is pleased to...
DHS S&T has dedicated a multiyear program to address GPS vulnerabilities in critical infrastructure, with a multi-pronged approach to conduct vulnerability and impact assessments, develop mitigations, explore complementary timing technologies and engage with industry through outreach meetings and events.

DHS S&T on GPS Vulnerabilities & Developing Critical Infrastructure Plan

Our nation's critical infrastructure sectors strongly rely on accurate position, navigation and timing (PNT) to function efficiently and with the reliability required to keep assets and Americans safe. Precision timing is one...
The Maryland PSN Program is a joint effort by federal, state and local law enforcement agencies, the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Maryland, and local prosecutors to identify, investigate and prosecute the individuals or organizations driving violent crime.

Project Safe Neighborhood Honored for Fed Violent Crime Cases (Videos)

Project Safe Neighborhoods, a nationwide initiative that brings together federal, state, local and tribal law enforcement officials, prosecutors, and community leaders to identify the most pressing violent crime problems in a community...

Navy to Commission Guided-Missile Destroyer USS Thomas Hudner

The United States Navy will commission its newest guided-missile destroyer, the future USS Thomas Hudner (DDG 116), during a 10:00 a.m. EST ceremony at Flynn Cruiseport in Boston, Massachusetts on Saturday,...