Category: Homeland Security News

SpywareU.S. Sanctions NSO Group, Israeli Maker of Pegasus Spyware Published 3 November 2021 The U.S. authorities said the NSO Group’s spyware helped authoritarian governments “silence dissent.” The new measures will limit NSO Group’s access to U.S. components and technology. The U.S. Department of Commerce on Wednesday announced export limits on the Israeli software company NSO Group,

Infrastructure ProtectionProtecting U.S. Critical Infrastructure from Cyberattacks Published 3 November 2021 Over the past year, there has been a sharp increase in cyberattacks using malware to target the systems of critical infrastructure such as utility companies, government agencies and organizations that provide services and products that we rely on daily. Over the past year, there has

WMDWMD Threat Sensors Deployed on Police Vehicles Published 3 November 2021 DARPA’s SIGMA+ program completed a 3-month test in Indianapolis, in which CBRNE sensors were deployed on IMPD vehicles. DARPA’s SIGMA+ program, in collaboration with the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department (IMPD), recently concluded a three-month-long pilot study with new sensors intended to support early detection and