A U.S. Army Task Force Brawler CH-47F Chinook flies while conducting a training exercise with a Guardian Angel team assigned to the 83rd Expeditionary Rescue Squadron at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, March 26, 2018. The Army crews and Air Force Guardian Angel teams conducted the exercise to build teamwork and procedures as they provide joint personnel recovery capability, aiding in the delivery of decisive airpower for U.S. Central Command. (Courtesy of U.S. Air Force by Tech. Sgt. Gregory Brook)

A Better Way to Call for Help: Orolia Suggests Dual-Mode Beacons

By Adam Stone, C4ISR A soldier who gets separated or lost in a hostile landscape naturally wants to send a radio signal as a call for help. The problem: Enemies can often see the...
The flight tests by Lockheed Martin Skunk Works and DARPA demonstrated interoperability between a ground station, flying test bed, a C-12 and flight test aircraft, and proved the ability to transmit data between those systems using STITCHES, a novel integration technology.

Lockheed & DARPA Demo Connected Warfighter Network Technologies

Lockheed Martin Skunk Works® and DARPA (the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency) recently performed a series of flight tests demonstrating how a system of systems (SoS) approach enables seamless – and rapid...
The WASP has participated in a series of the Army’s Network Integration Experiment (NIE) and has been recognized as a solution that can support the warfighter.

Drone Aviation Competes in 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Awards Program (Video)

Drone Aviation Corporation, a manufacturer of tethered drones and lighter-than-air aerostats, is pleased to announce the company's WASP Tactical Aerostat has been nominated to compete in the 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards...
A recently released update of the San Francisco-based Lookout, Inc. Mobile Endpoint Security platform offers enhanced endpoint and new mobile phishing protections. The enhanced platform, funded in part by S&T, is now available for iOS and Android operating systems.

DHS S&T Transitions New Phishing Protection for Mobile Devices (Video)

New and enhanced mobile phishing and content protection capabilities are being transitioned to the government and private-sector, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) has announced. A recently released update...
SOCOM and U.S. Naval Special Warfare Command wants SEALs to be wirelessly networked and communicating clearly at ever-deeper depths, and to pass information to operators both over the horizon and on the beach.

SOCOM Looking for Underwater Comm Solutions (Learn More)

By iHLS (Israel’s Homeland Security) The SEALs US Navy elite force is tasked with carrying out covert, dangerous and challenging missions across the globe. The Special Operations Command (SOCOM) is investing in new maritime technology...

bizhub SIPRNet Solution in 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards

Konica Minolta Business Solutions, a Record-Breaking Five-Time Winner of the 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, is pleased to announce that the bizhub SIPRNet Solution, has been nominated to compete in multiple...
With more than two-thirds of organizations experiencing data theft when employees depart, you need to protect your organization against insider threats. Find out how, here.

When Employees Leave: Best Practices for Preventing Data Theft

By Chuck Burbank, CIO, FairWarning, Inc. Empowering your employees to do their best work means providing them access to physical and digital assets in the company network that can help them scale...
In an era of increasing cyber threats, business and IT professionals are sounding the alarm: the reliance on manual alert investigation and the lack of skilled cybersecurity workers is putting businesses at risk. New research commissioned by BAE Systems shows the skills gap continues to challenge organizations both large and small as highly skilled employees prove difficult to find and retain.

Cyber Warnings Ignored: 1 in 4 Firms Still Manually Investigate Alerts

In an era of escalating cyber threats, business and IT professionals are sounding a critical alarm: the deficit of skilled cybersecurity workers is putting us at risk. New research commissioned by global...
Attivo Launches Counterintelligence; Bolsters Current Threat and Adversary Intelligence Functionality for Offense-driven Countermeasures

ThreatDefend Deception & Response in 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Awards (Videos)

Attivo Networks, Triple-Award Winner in the 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, is pleased to announce the company's ThreatDefend Deception and Response Platform has been nominated to compete in multiple categories of the...
With RiskSense you're finally able to take full advantage of the data you're collecting with your existing security and IT tools and pinpoint to those cyber risks that have the biggest impact on your organization. You're finally able to minimize cyber risks, while increasing your situational awareness, i.e., "Senses".

RiskSense in 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Awards Program (Learn More, Multi-Video)

RiskSense, a pioneer and market leader in pro-active cyber risk management is pleased to announce the RiskSense Platform has been nominated to compete in the 2018 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program....