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What do you think or what have you heard about 3D printers?
3D printers and scanners seem to be taking over the world of manufacturing, offering a streamlined way to recreate flawless objects.
New Blog - America’s Foreign, Defense and Cyber Policy: An Insider’s Perspective
Donilon oversaw risky operations including the commando raid that killed Osama bin Laden and took on delicate tasks like managing relations with...
New Blog: FBI’s Primary Focus is Now National Security
“We rank our top 10 priorities and CT [counterterrorism] is first, counterintel is second, cyber is third. So, it is certainly accurate to say our primary function is national security,” said Paul Bresson, FBI spokesman.
You recognize the value of attending GovSec 2014, but how do you communicate that to those responsible for approving your professional development requests? Here are some tips and ideas!
You recognize the value of attending GovSec 2014, but how do you communicate that to those responsible for approving your professional development requests? We know that travel and training budgets are tight, and it’s difficult to get approval to attend events and conferences, which is why we’re her...
Forget Your Passwords
Looks like it is just about time for biometrics to make its long awaited debut. Yes, we have seen biometrics for quite some time, and it is true that the impact has been strong in the security world. But, get ready to see biometrics on steroids. It’s coming.
What are your thoughts on 2014 Sochi Olympics Safety and Security?
View our blog and share your comments: http://security-today.com/blogs/govsec/2014/01/is-flogging-the-answer-to-2014-sochi-olympics-safety-and-security.aspx
Walter Reed National Military Medical Center Launches AtHoc IWS System
AtHoc system deployment in joint command military medical center safeguards 12,000 personnel in main Bethesda, Md. location.
GovSec 2014 Conference Program Announced!
Walter E. Washington Convention Center Printable Format The Disaster Experience Bob Mellinger , , Leading By Example: Exemplifying the Behavior You Want to See in Others Alan A. Malinchak , , Police Survival Strategies for Response to Unusual Incidents Gregory Scott Bennett, MA , , Supply Chain Cont...
Cyber Command, network defenses bolstered in spending bill
Spending on cybersecurity will be dramatically higher in 2014 -- and so will reporting requirements for the agencies getting the money.
New GovSec Blog: Target Hack Leads to Realizations
At one point in the conversation, Samani referred to the recent Target hacks and cybercriminals, unveiling two need-to-know realizations for the upcoming months: Cybercrime as a Service Here?s the scary truth: anybody can be a cybercriminal!
Top 10 Articles of 2013 on Security Today
Most-read articles of 2103 are about airport security, iPhones, social media, guns, TSA, Android and Homeland Security.
Commercial aerospace up, defense down
Labs look to go private with cyber defenses
A DHS program is working to commercialize or license cybersecurity technology.
Sequestration, shutdown take a bite out of contractor revenue
Companies that don’t get in front of changed federal circumstances are “going to get left behind.”
Converging physical and cybersecurity
An industry expert makes the case for giving federal IT departments responsibility for all aspects of security.
VIDEO: TSA Agent/Airport Security Guard Catches Falling Baby
Contrary to popular belief, they do more than simply make you throw away your water bottles.
DHS gets first 'clean' audit
An independent auditor also found that the department's IT controls were among the significant deficiencies.
The 12 Days of Security Tips
Over the next 12 days, check back for updated safety and security tips, clever lyrics and holiday fun with Security Today as we explore the 12 Days...
Drone Hunting Vote Postponed in Small Colorado Town
The vote that would allow Deer Trail, Colo. residents to gun down drones for money is postponed.
Pentagon exploring methods to mitigate insider threats
The Defense Department wants contractors to offer up ideas on combatting espionage, sabotage, treason and terrorism.
2 Million Stolen Facebook, Google, Twitter and Yahoo Passwords Found on Server in Netherlands
What you can do to help prevent your social media login credentials from getting stolen.
GovSec 2014 Registration is OPEN! Make sure to secure your spot early.
GovSec 2014 | TREXPO - The nation's premier law enforcement technology event for Government, Homeland Security and Law Enforcement professionals.
New Blog: Knowledge Abounds at GovSec West
Learning from professionals in the industry who have seen, heard, smelled, touched and lived security.
Wild West Show Down at GovSec West 2013
It was me versus a hoist and a hazmat suit as Chris Koester, safety instructor with Priority One Safe-T Consulting and Northeast Technology Center,...
PTSD Discussed at GovSec West
Dr. Tania Glenn discussed the aftereffects of terrorism and how companies can rebuild resilience and a positive attitude in their workforce.
3D Gun Blew Up in the Face of Feds (Video) http://ow.ly/qS4vp
3D gun debacle gets even more interesting as the Feds were forced to duck and cover when their 3D gun exploded during testing, proving the danger...
Charity Event for Our #Military #Veterans with BootCampaign is going on 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM at GovSecWest!
GovSec West and CPM West proudly support the 501(c)(3) charity, Boot Campaign, which provides funds for military programs that serve the physical...
TSA’s $900 Million Failure
Are we Going to be Spied on in Public?
Certain US cities are installing security cameras in public areas, raising the question: is our life ever entirely private?
Thanking all those who are serving and have served - not just on Monday but everyday!
Security Today is the industry-leading, security products magazine, enewsletter, and website for security dealers, integrators and end-users...
"This nation will remain the land of the free only so long as it is the home of the brave"
- Elmer Davis
Thank you to all those who have served or are currently serving our great country. Happy Veterans Day!
VMS Best Practices for IP Video Surveillance in Education
The capabilities of IP video surveillance make them a popular and effective security tool.
TREXPO will be held jointly with GovSec again in 2014! Any officers who attended last year get the coin?
Here's photo of last year's challenge coin for officers who attended TREXPO!
New Blog about the GovSec West Keynote: Every Man Counts!
Retired Navy SEAL tells how even the most remote individual plays a significant role in the outcome of an operation.
Play TRIVIA for a chance to win a pass to GovSec West 2013! Question #3 (of 4): Which of the following is NOT a Texas Border Patrol Sector?
A) Rio Grande Valley B) El Centro C) El Paso D) Del Rio You can win up to 4x by playing all four trivia...
Is the NSA the Answer to Cybersecurity?
With all the cyber "this and that" going on seems the US needs a "cyber hero."
Healthcare.gov Exposed Confidential Information
The security glitch has been fixed, or has it?
NIST offers first look at critical infrastructure security plan
A voluntary framework for improving cybersecurity of critical infrastructure is released for comment prior to formal release in February. Based in...
GovSec West trivia contest is now open! Can you answer the security questions?
Learn more here: https://www.govevents.com/trivia.php
Do you want to go to GovSec West in Texas Nov 18-20? Here's your chance! Two lucky people will win a free conference pass to GovSec West just by...
Only 1 Month until GovSec West!
Comprehensive security event providing proven strategies and cost-effect technology.
Is the shutdown promoting a false sense of cybersecurity?
Since Oct. 1, shuttered websites have been sending the wrong message to our enemies and our friends about our commitment to cybersecurity.
New Blog: How Interpersonal Communication Failures Contribute to Disasters
Retrospect analysis of events produces clearer understanding of their contributing factors.
We have exciting news–- GovSec West 2013 is partnering with Boot Campaign on a re-tweet contest featuring signed copies of U.S. Navy SEAL Mark Donald's new book, “Battle Ready”.
Check out the blog and learn more: http://security-today.com/blogs/govsec/2013/10/Boot-Campaign.aspx
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Enhance Your Security -- Join us next year! WORKSHOPS: May 12, 2014 CONFERENCE & EXPO: May 13 – 14, 2014 WALTER E. WASHINGTON CONVENTION CENTER WASHINGTON, DC GovSec—the premier government security conference and expo—provides the training, education and tools you need to protect your critical assets—from the homeland to your community! Free Expo Meet hundreds of leading security vendors showcasing cutting-edge solutions to you, the government security and private sector decision maker, including: •Access Control & Visitor Management •Cybersecurity •Digital Forensics •HAZMAT/CBRNE •Emergency & Mass Notification Systems •Robotics & Unmanned Systems …and much more! Plus, FREE educational opportunities included with your expo pass! Two-Day Conference Gain valuable insights into key issues central to the protection of our nation through in-depth conference sessions covering: • Counter and Anti-Terrorism • Critical Infrastructure Protection • Cyber Terrorism and Cybercrime • Continuity, Response, Recovery • Law Enforcement Case Studies & Tactics • Physical Security & Access control • School Security & Life Safety Interested in exhibiting or sponsoring? Please Contact: Nancy Calabrese [email protected] (702) 228-3293
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