Dr. Larry Rose, SVP Salient CRGT

Salient CRGT to Provide Law Enforce Quick Access to Investigative Data

Whether it's a state trooper in need of an immediate background check on a motorist, or an investigator requiring timely criminal evidence for a case, law enforcement officials require instant access...
Troy Estes, Attivo Networks Marketing Program Manager, (at right), joined over 100 professionals gathered from across North America and the Middle East to be honored from disciplines across the Security Industry in their respective fields at the 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Awards Presentation Luncheon at ISC East. Also pictured, Mike Madsen, AST Publisher.

Attivo Networks Wins Three 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards

Attivo Networks®, the award-winning leader in deception technology for cybersecurity defense, announced today that it won the 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards in three key categories. American Security Today presented these awards at...

Fake News for $ On the Rise, Tips to Battle Against Fake News (Video)

New research indicates that criminals are increasingly exploiting the growth of ‘fake news’ for commercial gain. The growth of so-called fake news has traditionally been associated with the political sphere and executed...
Fingerprint embedded payment cards to see sales boost, according to new findings ABI Research’s Biometric Technologies and Applications report.

Biometric Payment Cards to Boost Banking Industry Security (Video)

ABI Research has found that biometric technologies are steadily growing their presence in more banking applications, with embedded fingerprint sensor payment cards being the latest addition finally ready to go public. Fingerprint...
When it Comes to Cyberattacks, Half Protected is Half Not (Image courtesy of Centrify)

Gartner Suggests Global Demand for Cloud-Based Security to Grow (More)

With the massive shift to the cloud, it’s no surprise that cloud-based security services will be worth almost $9 billion in 2020, growing at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of...
IMPORTANT: First Responders don’t have to change providers just because their state opts-in to FirstNet

Key Issues Surrounding Concerns with FirstNet (Learn More, Videos)

In the letter below, Don Brittingham, Vice President of Public Safety Policy for Verizon, outlines some of the key issues surrounding their concerns with FirstNet, including: That the Middle Class Tax...
TITAN VISION PSIM integrates multiple disparate security systems including all aspects of physical security; video surveillance, access control, perimeter intrusion detection, fire and safety, public address and building management. TITAN VISION PSIM is an open software system that connects with products from other vendors.

Arecont Vision Expands Tech Partner Program with TITAN VISION PSIM

Visual Management Systems Ltd., the developer of the TITAN VISION PSIM (Physical Security Information Management System), has joined the Arecont Vision Technology Partner Program.  Arecont Vision, an industry leader in IP-based megapixel camera...
S&T, through its National Urban Security Technology Laboratory (NUSTL) and Homeland Security Advanced Research Project Agency (HSARPA), inserted relevant technologies into the exercise to assess their capabilities to improve first responders’ preparedness and response to a large-scale, urban, critical incident.

Grand Central First Responders for Critical Incident Test New Tech

New York City emergency responders held a critical incident training exercise early Sunday morning at Grand Central Terminal, and tested out some new technologies provided by the Department of Homeland Security...
Pattern of denial, spin and half-measures, followed by reluctant cooperation in face of regulation

Congressional Hearings on Misuse of Social Media Platforms (Videos)

The Counter Extremism Project (CEP) released the following statement in advance of tech companies’ upcoming hearings before the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives:  Internet and social media companies have a troubling...
NIST modeling tool to help advance cellular emergency communications (Image courtesy of NIST)

NIST Modeling Tool: Clear Talk for First Responders (Learn More, Video)

For first responders, such as firefighters, police officers and emergency medical technicians, a successful outcome to a mission—and perhaps the difference between life and death for them and those they are...