Category: Homeland Security News

CybersecurityNew Cyber Protections against Stealthy “Logic Bombs” Published 11 December 2021 Cybersecurity researchers proposed new ways to protect 3D printed objects such as drones, prostheses, and medical devices from stealthy “logic bombs.” Cybersecurity researchers at Rutgers University-New Brunswickand the Georgia Institute of Technology have proposed new ways to protect 3D printed objects such as drones, prostheses,

PERSPECTIVE: Cybersecurity NightmareWhat’s the Deal with the Log4Shell Security Nightmare? Published 11 December 2021 What started out as a Minecraft prank, has now resulted in a 5-alarm security panic as administrators and developers around the world desperately try to fix and patch systems before the cryptocurrency miners, ransomware attackers and nation-state adversaries rush to exploit

Health SecurityAll Countries Remain Dangerously Unprepared for Future Epidemic, Pandemic Threats Published 11 December 2021 Despite important steps taken by countries to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic, all countries—across all income levels—remain dangerously unprepared to meet future epidemic and pandemic threats, according to the new 2021 Global Health Security (GHS) Index. The report calls on

PandemicHuman and Economic Impacts of Covid-19 Published 9 December 2021 The COVID-19 pandemic has altered the behavior of businesses and households.  Those behavioral changes, intensified by government actions like mandatory closures, have had a reverberating impact on the U.S. economy. Throughout its unsteady course, the COVID-19 pandemic has altered the behavior of businesses and households.  Those