AlertMedia: In order to keep everyone safe, no matter what device they are using in any part of the world, enterprise-level emergency notification solutions had to evolve to include any and all communication channels. Only a modern system can give organizations and employees peace of mind that they are protected and will be informed should an emergency or significant event occur.

AlertMedia a Finalist in 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program

AlertMedia, a 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Award Winner, has been selected as a Finalist in the 2018 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Award Program. AlertMedia’s mass notification system has led to a monumental shift in how...
Dual-mode supports combat missions, even in GPS-denied environments

Orolia Unveils SecureFind Wearable Combat Search & Rescue Beacon

Orolia, a world leader in Assured Positioning, Navigation and Timing (PNT) solutions, and a competitor in the 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, has introduced its new SecureFind™ Combat Rescue Beacon at the 2018...
This new publication is a high-level technical document meant to provide the foundation for a planned series of publications on more specific aspects of blockchain, intended to help readers understand how blockchain technology works. (Courtesy of NIST)

NIST Releases Blockchain Technology Foundational Overview (Learn More)

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has officially released the publication NISTIR 8202, Blockchain Technology Overview. Blockchains are tamper evident and tamper resistant digital ledgers implemented in a distributed fashion (i.e., without a...
The LinkGuard platform from Blue Ridge Networks allows organizations to cloak critical data networks, making them invisible and inaccessible to everyone that doesn’t have previously verified access using Autonomous Network Segmentation. This ‘Zero Trust’ methodology prevents hacker reconnaissance and eliminates the high risk of unauthorized access to critical infrastructure while enabling secure connectivity, wherever it’s needed, without costly or time-consuming IT overhead.

Blue Ridge Networks Competes in 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Awards Program

Blue Ridge Networks, a past Platinum Award Winner in the Annual 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, is delighted to announce that the company's new LinkGuard Platform has been nominated to compete in...
FEMA emergency alert test scheduled for Wednesday (Courtesy of FEMA)

FEMA Emerg Alert Test Set for Wednesday (Why? Learn Here, Video)

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), in coordination with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), is scheduled to conduct a nationwide test of the Emergency Alert System (EAS) and Wireless Emergency Alerts (WEA) on Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018. The WEA portion...
As many as 90M people were affected by the Facebook hack disclosed Friday afternoon - nearly double what Facebook first reported, and if the victims logged into other services like Tinder, Instagram, or Spotify with their Facebook accounts, those might be affected to.

Facebook Weaponizing Security to Erode Privacy Massive Hack, Videos)

By Natasha Lomas, TechCrunch At a Senate hearing this week in which US lawmakers quizzed tech giants on how they should go about drawing up comprehensive Federal consumer privacy protection legislation, Apple’s VP of software technology...
With more than 90% of breaches attributed to successful phishing campaigns, phishing continues to be the #1 concern for most organizations. Empower your employees to recognize and resist malicious phishing attempts with Cofense PhishMe - designed to change risky behavior and enable employees to recognize and report malicious phishing emails.

Cofense Competes in 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program

We have a problem. Still. Despite record investments in cyber security technology, the data continues to paint a bleak picture: 91% of breaches start with spear phishing 146 Days – the average time to identify...
The National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center (NCCIC)

White House Rolls Out New National Cyber Strategy, See Details (Video)

President Trump has signed off on a long-awaited national cyber strategy that aims to guide how his administration will handle offensive and defensive cybersecurity and cyberthreats, according to John Bolton, the National Security...
With state-of-the-art indoor and outdoor location technology, streaming video calling, and call prioritization, Carbyne is set to be 9-1-1's most important upgrade in more than 40 years.

Carbyne Brings Next-Gen 911 to Mexico City (See in Action, Video)

With a touch on a smartphone, to a telephone application using Israeli security technology, the emergency center ‘C-2’ will know the exact location, the name of the issuer of the alert...
Attivo Launches Counterintelligence; Bolsters Current Threat and Adversary Intelligence Functionality for Offense-driven Countermeasures

Attivo Closes Serverless & Container Security Gaps Through Deception

Attivo Networks, the 2017 Platinum 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Award-Winning leader in deception for cybersecurity threat detection, is further enhancing its portfolio with advanced deception techniques designed specifically to accurately detect and...