Category: Homeland Security News

NUCLEAR POWERBelgium to Shut Down All Existing Nuclear Power Plants Published 23 December 2021 The Belgian government has said all of the country’s existing nuclear energy plants will close by 2025. However, Belgium will invest in future nuclear technology. Belgium’s government on Thursday said it would shut all of the country’s nuclear power plants over the next three years.

ELECTION SECURITYCISA Hosts Cybersecurity Navigators Forum for Election Officials Published 22 December 2021 CISA recently concluded a forum for state and local election officials to discuss cyber navigator programs. Cyber navigators are state liaisons that can help under-resourced local jurisdictions manage their cyber risks, help sort through the onslaught of risk information, advice, and available

IT SECURITYComputer Attacks with Laser Light Published 22 December 2021 Computer systems that are physically isolated from the outside world (air-gapped) can still be attacked. This is demonstrated by IT security experts in the LaserShark project. The researchers demonstrate hidden communication into air-gapped computer systems: Data transmitted to light-emitting diodes of regular office devices. Computer systems

OUR PICKSOmicron Is the Beginning of the End | Anthrax Attack Fantasies | Big Border Wall Is Now a Pile of Rusting Steel, and more Published 22 December 2021 ·  Omicron Is the Beginning of the End ·  Trump’s Big Border Wall Is Now a Pile of Rusting Steel ·  Anti-Vaxxer Crowds Are Now Attacking Cheesecake Factories,