Category: Homeland Security News

DronesDrone Popularity, Potential Risk Soar, So Too Should Preparedness Published 21 July 2021 Benign hobbyists often use drones, but these small unmanned aircraft systems (sUAS) can be exploited for any number of illegal activities, thereby posing a significant threat to facilities related to critical infrastructure and national security. In the last few years, drones have flown

Power-grid protectionDetecting, Blocking Grid Cyberattacks Published 21 July 2021 Researchers have designed and demonstrated a technology that can block cyberattacks from impacting the nation’s electric power grid. Researchers from Idaho National Laboratory and New Mexico-based Visgence Inc. have designed and demonstrated a technology that can block cyberattacks from impacting the nation’s electric power grid. During a recent live

Our picksAlgorithmic Warfare | Future of WMD Verification | Terrorists as Preachers, and more Published 21 July 2021 ·  Algorithmic Warfare: Russia Expanding Fleet of AI-Enabled Weapons ·  Anjem Choudary: Radical Preacher’s Public Speaking Ban to Be Lifted ·  Convicted Terrorists Lead Religious Services in Federal Prisons: IG ·  Court Upholds Dismissal of Lawsuit That Blamed Websites for

Our picks: China watchChina Inc’s New Inconspicuous Expansion | China’s Pettiness Complex | Battle of Lab-Leak Narratives, and more Published 21 July 2021 ·  China Is Pushing Its Own Coronavirus Lab Leak Theory in Latest Battle of Narratives ·  China’s Looming Succession Crisis ·  Britain to Permanently Deploy 2 Warships in Asian Waters ·  Understanding China’s Pettiness Complex ·