"We join with all American families who remember and mourn the passing of their loved ones while serving in uniform," explains Teri Caserta - Brandon Caserta Foundation President and Co-Author of the Brandon Act. (Courtesy of Teri Caserta and the Brandon Caserta Foundation)

Memorial Day Should Honor All Active Service Members Who Have Died

The Brandon Caserta Foundation (BCF), a non-partisan 501(c)3 nonprofit organization established to address military deaths by suicide, issued this message on Memorial Day, which is observed the last Monday in May,...
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers work along the U.S.-Mexico border near Yuma, Arizona. (Courtesy of U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, South Pacific Border District by James Woods)

DHS Proceeds with Border Barrier Projects Using Wall Appropriations

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), which was honored for Excellence in Homeland Security in the 2021 'ASTORS' Awards Program, has been authorized to move forward with projects in the San...
Dedrone solutions are used by the governments of four G-7 nations, nine U.S. federal agencies, including the Department of Defense, and internationally by more than 65 critical infrastructure sites, 20 airports, 50 correctional facilities, and 30+ Government agencies.

2022 ‘ASTORS’ Nominee Dedrone Expands Executive Leadership Team

Dedrone, a market leader in smart airspace security, and a 2021 Platinum ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Award Winner for Best Airport/Aviation Security Solution, is strengthening it's leadership with the appointment of Balaji Tamirisa...
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SQL Injection & the BillQuick Attack: Best Practices to Protect your Org

  Guest OpEd by Gilad David Maayan, CEO and Founder of Agile SEO The BillQuick attack was an important reminder of the dangers of SQL injection. Attackers discovered a SQL injection flaw in...
Steven McCraw, director for the Texas Department of Public Safety, says the on-scene commander during the mass shooting at Robb Elementary School made the wrong decision and did not attempt to breach the classroom where the gunman was quickly enough. (Courtesy of YouTube)

Investigators Question Delayed Police Response in Texas School Shooting

May 28, 2022 – In Breaking News – Reuters Investigators in Texas were seeking to determine on Saturday how critical mistakes were made in the response to the deadly Uvalde shooting, including...
Sophos MTR protects more than one million devices for over 8,500 customers, making it one of the industry’s most widely used managed detection and response services, and has seen more than 500% growth since August 2020.

Sophos MTR to Compete in 2022 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards

Sophos, a global leader in next-generation cybersecurity, is pleased to announce Sophos Managed Threat Response (MTR) is one of three of the company's products, to have been nominated to compete in...
A feeding frenzy took place after a Japanese submarine torpedoed the USS Indianapolis on July 30, 1945 during World War II. Some 900 American sailors were stranded in shark-infested waters, where an estimated 50 men a day were ripped apart by the sharks. It was the largest shark attack in US history. (Courtesy of the U.S. Navy and the National Archives)

Navy Honors 13 USS Indianapolis Sailors Lost during World War II

By Navy Personnel Command Public Affairs The United States Navy has officially changed the status of 13 Sailors lost when the USS Indianapolis (CA 35) was sunk in 1945 from “unaccounted for”...
With advancements in AI and sensors, it’s crucial decision makers are fully aware of the opportunities for AI-cameras vs. LiDARs for smart roads, and learn how to leverage these technologies and their relative strengths. (Courtesy of Derq Inc.)

See Opportunities for AI-Cameras and LiDARs for Smart Road Infrastructure

Guest  Editorial by Dr. Georges Aoude, Co-founder & CEO of Derq Inc. As the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in January sparked a new wave of autonomous vehicles (AVs) coming to the automotive...
When thinking of the standards technology corporate boards need to focus on in their ESG reporting, there needs to be checkbox standards across each environmental, social, and governance branch that the technology company reports, where any investor can publicly verify that reporting themself, explains Rashida Salahuddin, President & CEO of The Corporate Citizenship Project

The Role Tech Company Corporate Boards Need to Play in ESG Reporting

Guest Editorial by Rashida Salahuddin, President & CEO of The Corporate Citizenship Project Ever since the U.S Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) proposed rules governing climate-related disclosures from all public companies on...
The "April Fools" undercover operation targeting the demand for child sex crimes and human trafficking netted 29 male arrests in Arizona. (Courtesy of ICE)

HSI Multiagency Operation Nabs 29 AZ Child Sex and Human Traffickers

Results from Operation “April Fools” which targeted alleged sexual predators in Arizona were announced last week by local law enforcement in partnership with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security...