Crenshanda Williams, 44, was sentenced to 10 days in jail and 18 months probation after a jury found her guilty of hanging up on Texas residents attempting to call 911. (Courtesy of the Houston Police Department)

911 Operator who Hung Up on Emergency Calls Sentenced to Jail

By Nicole Darrah, Fox News A former 911 operator who hung up the phone "thousands" of times on people attempting to call in emergencies in Harris County, Texas has been sentenced to...
Fake users on online social networks can jeopardize your safety both in the online world and in the real world.

Algorithm Locates Fake Users Making Social Networks Safer (See Video)

Millions of us post on Facebook, send a tweet, or upload photos on online social networks. But how safe is the information we share? For that matter, how much information do we...
RSAC 2018 USA

DHS Nielsen & More with RSAC on Demand & Visit ‘ASTORS’ Winners

Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen M. Nielsen spoke at the 2018 RSA Conference to lay out the Department of Homeland Security’s cybersecurity priorities and policies in addition to addressing the cyber...
Mobile Security R&D Program Guide Vol. 2 (Courtesy of DHS S&T)

Check Out DHS S&T’s New Mobile Security R&D Program Guide Vol. 2

Mobile devices have revolutionized the way we do work, enabling on-demand access to services and information anytime from anywhere. In the United States, there are an estimated 200 million smart mobile devices and two...
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 Competes in 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program

Carbyne, the Platinum Award Winner in the 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program for Best Emergency Response for Fed/State/Local Government, is pleased to announce c-All has been nominated to compete in the 2018...
I-FORCE OUTDOOR WARNING SIRENS

Emerg Sirens a Critical Staple of First Alert Mass Notification (Hear Sample)

As the United States recovers from a year of unprecedented natural disasters, American Signal Corporation (ASC), a 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program Winner, is shining a light on the continued importance of outdoor sirens as...
Ryan Lin, 25, Charged with 24 Additional Offenses Associated with Cyberstalking Former Housemate

MA Man Charged in School Bomb Threats, Cyberstalking (Multi-Video)

A Newton, Massachusetts man, who was arrested in October 2017 for conducting an extensive cyberstalking campaign against his former housemate, was charged on Monday in federal court in Boston with an...
Aspire 400 Satellite Communications System SwiftBroadband Capabilities for Cockpit and Cabin

Honeywell Launches Aspire 400 for Inflight Connectivity (Multi-Video)

Honeywell's newest satellite communications system, the Aspire 400, which provides aircraft flight crews and passengers with access to worldwide voice and data connectivity and provides pilots with critical cockpit safety services. The compact...
Orolia Enters Agreement to Acquire Talen-X,  a U.S. PNT Provider with Expertise in GPS/GNSS Threat Mitigation

Orolia Strengthens Assured PNT Position with Talen-X (Learn More)

Orolia, a world leader in Resilient Positioning, Navigation and Timing (PNT) solutions, and a Platinum Award Winner in the 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Talen-X. Talen-X...
Only One of 26 Email Addresses Managed by Executive Office of the President Uses DMARC Security Protocol to Block Phishing, Global Cyber Alliance Finds

White House Email Domains in Danger of Cyber Attack (Learn More)

Over 95% of email domains managed by the Executive Office of the President (EOP) are in danger of being used in a large-scale phishing attack, according to research released today by the...