New Halo 3C Version Boasts Six New Security Features, Custom Sensor Options, and Supports Cloud Applications to Offer Heightened Security and Easier Installation For Users.

HALO IoT Smart Sensor Returns to Compete in 2022 ‘ASTORS’ Awards

An industry pioneer since its introduction of one of the first network-based surveillance recording solutions in 1996, IPVideo Corporation is now at the forefront of developing unique, innovative solutions that harness...
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Navigating Public Life In the Age of “INFLUENCERS” (Learn More, Videos)

By John Muffler MS, CTM Principal, Aequitas Global Security, LLC Selena, Rebecca Schaeffer, and Christina Grimmie are recognizable celebrity names from the entertainment industry. Each was loved and admired by millions but...
The Naval Postgraduate School is teaming up with Microsoft to explore how rapidly evolving commercial technologies can solve operational challenges faced by the U.S. Navy and U.S. Marine Corps, by conducting research in several areas, including the use of gaming, exercising, modeling, and simulation to assist operational commanders in their decision-making processes; digital enterprise and field experimentation; delivery solutions for education to the fleet; and operational uses for cloud-enhanced networks and edge solutions. (Courtesy of Naval Postgraduate School)

NPS and Microsoft Bringing Emerging Technologies to U.S. Navy Fleet

May 2, 2022 – In Breaking News – Naval Postgraduate School The Naval Postgraduate School (NPS) is teaming up with Microsoft to explore how rapidly evolving commercial technologies can solve operational challenges faced...
DHS grant funding provides support for target hardening and other physical security enhancements and activities to nonprofit organizations that are at high risk of terrorist attack.

$1.6B Available in DHS Homeland Security Preparedness Grants

Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro N. Mayorkas has announced $1.6 billion for eight Fiscal Year 2022 (FY22) preparedness grant programs to provide critical funding to help state and local officials prepare...
The National Fire Academy (NFA) has added Five new courses to its fire investigation curriculum.

Accelerate Your Fire Investigator Professional Dev’t with USFA

By the U.S. Fire Administration The National Fire Academy (NFA) fire investigation curriculum was developed to provide students with training that features cutting-edge technology, up-to-date legal information, and proven teaching techniques from...

AST Extends 2022 ‘ASTORS’ Early Entry Discount – by Popular Demand

In response to the unprecedented requests of New and Returning Clients, American Security Today (AST) has decided to extend our early entry deadline for our 2022 AST Homeland Security Awards Program...
In this article, the author Andrew Deen takes a look at how healthcare can keep a stronger lockdown on their cybersecurity.

How Can Healthcare Keep a Stronger Lock Down on their Cybersecurity

Guest Editorial by Andrew Deen The healthcare industry has been transitioning into an increasingly digital space for years. Health records are now available online. This has given patients more autonomy than ever,...
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See New Safety Preparedness Tips to Aid Kids, Families & Communities

PWPORG, a Platinum Award Winner for Excellence in Public Safety & Community Enrichment in the 2021 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, has launched Edition Six of the Parents With Preparedness digital...
LTG (Ret) Karen Gibson, the Sergeant at Arms and Doorkeeper at the U.S. Senate (at left), and Deputy Assistant Secretary Annette Redmond for Intelligence Policy and Coordination at the U.S. Department of State (at right), join the Lipstick Mafia founded by, Dr. Kathleen Kiernan, President of NEC National Security Systems for an evening of community building and mentorship connections.

The Importance of Mentorship from GREAT Women in National Security

In its inaugural year, the 2022 Women in National Security (WINS) Media Festival brought together many organizations serving the National Security, Defense, and Intelligence communities, and AST Editorial Director was delighted...
BioWatch hosts regular training exercises across jurisdictions to equip public and private sector partners with the guidance, tools, and expertise to develop response plans to address worst-case scenarios.

DHS CWMD and Seattle Conduct a Bio-Threat Preparedness Exercise

The Department of Homeland Security's (DHS) Countering Weapons of Mass Destruction Office (CWMD), along with Seattle area emergency managers, public health officials, laboratory officials, and first responders participated in a virtual...