Autopsy—an open-source, digital forensics platform used by law enforcement agencies worldwide to determine how a digital device was used in a crime and recover evidence—is being enhanced with the addition of several new capabilities requested by law enforcement.

S&T Enhancing the Autopsy Digital Forensics Tool

Nearly every crime committed today involves digital media, such as computers and cell phones. In most cases, these devices contain vital evidence, including call logs, location information, text and email messages,...
Mirai malware

Guilty Pleas in Computer Crime Cases Involving Massive DDoS Attacks (Videos)

The Justice Department have announced today the guilty pleas in three high-profile cybercrime cases.  In the District of Alaska, defendants pleaded guilty to creating and operating two botnets, which targeted “Internet of...
Rishi Bhargava, co-founder and vice president of marketing at Demisto.

Demisto Enterprise Wins Two 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards

Demisto, an innovator in Security Automation and Orchestration technology, has won two awards in the 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program from American Security Today, (AST). The Demisto Enterprise Security Operations Platform...
Dabney Kern, CACI Senior Vice President for Homeland and National Defense and is a former executive in DHS, NSC, and Director of the White House Military Office

Executive Order Holds Agency Heads Responsible for Cyber Risks

Guest editorial by Richard Smith, CACI Vice President for Enterprise IT and Dabney Kern, CACI Senior Vice President for Homeland and National Defense  The recently released 2018 federal budget includes an Executive...
The rise in the threat level clearly requires a concerted response.  In response SWIFT and BAE Systems have produced a detailed report for SWIFT customers that outlines attack techniques and counter measures.

The Evolving Cyber Threat to the Banking Community (Multi-Video)

Groups behind attacks on the financial services industry are deploying ever more creative techniques to access critical infrastructure. Our adversaries are prepared to invest considerable time in planning and preparing for...
Bill Mann, chief product officer at Centrify

Centrify Innovations Embraces Zero Trust Security (Learn More, Videos)

Centrify, the leader in securing hybrid enterprises through the power of identity services, and the 2017 Platinum ‘ASTORS’ Award Winner for Best Cyber Security for ID Mgmt & Access Control, has announced its Zero Trust approach to security....

Antiquated Fed Procurement Regs Stifles Innovation (Learn More, Video)

By Cory Crowley, Innovative Engineering Solutions of America (IESA) In an age of innovation and enlightenment, entrepreneurs are rapidly changing the product landscape. Breakthrough advances in science and technology continue to shape future life,...

DHS & FBI Alerts on Malicious North Korean Cyber Activity (Multi-Video)

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has released a pair of Joint Technical Alerts which provide details on tools and infrastructure used by North Korea...
Michael Madsen, AST Publisher, presenting Phil Richards, Chief Security Officer, Ivanti, with the 2017 Platinum ‘ASTORS’ Award for Best Identification Management Solution

Ivanti Enhances ID Capabilities to Support GDPR Readiness (Videos)

Ivanti, the company that unifies IT to better manage and secure the digital workplace, and the Platinum ‘ASTORS’ Award Winner for Best Identification Management Solution in the 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, has...
Demisto Enterprise

First Fully Integrated Cyber Security Orch & Incident Mngmt as a Service

Demisto, an innovator in Security Automation and Orchestration technology, and the Platinum ‘ASTORS’ Award Winner for Best Cyber Security for Incident Management in the 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, is now...