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Vidisco received the Platinum Award in the “Best Explosives/ID/Contraband Detection” category of GSN’s 2013 Border Security Awards. The company has been focusing exclusively on portable X-ray systems...

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Tue, 2017-06-27 10:55 AM
RESTON, VA June 26, 2017 Leidos (NYSE: LDOS), a FORTUNE 500® science and technology company, will help the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) automate virtual private networking...
Tue, 2017-06-27 10:50 AM

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SAN DIEGO, CA June 27, 2017 LRAD Corporation (NASDAQ: LRAD), the world’s leading provider of acoustic hailing devices (“AHDs”) and advanced mass notification systems, today announced the receipt of...
Fri, 2017-06-23 10:27 AM
TUCSON, AZ June 21, 2017 Due to global demand, Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has restarted its Standard Missile-2 production line to meet the needs of four international customers who...
Fri, 2017-06-23 10:18 AM
CAMBRIDGE, England June 21, 2017 The Spanish Defence Ministry (Ministerio de Defensa) has selected the AUDS counter-UAV system to protect critical assets and personnel from the growing...
Fri, 2017-06-23 10:13 AM

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FORT WORTH, TX June 21, 2017 Elbit Systems of America, LLC announces its 25-year anniversary as a leading provider of advanced technology products, system solutions, and support services...
Tue, 2017-06-20 11:04 AM
MELVILLE, NY June 19, 2017 When detecting and diagnosing injuries in the theater of war, two critical factors are time and accuracy. In response to these needs, Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in...
Tue, 2017-06-20 11:00 AM
PARIS-LE BOURGET June 19, 2017 Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) is developing a smaller, lightweight version of its Multi-Spectral Targeting System™. The Compact MTS, a 12 inch turret weighing less than...
Mon, 2017-06-19 09:21 AM

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CHANTILLY, VA June 15, 2017 Engility (NYSE: EGL) won a $42 million task order from the U.S. Air Force to advise and assist their Space and Missile Systems Engineering Directorate at Los Angeles Air...
Mon, 2017-06-19 07:57 AM
VAN ALSTYNE, TX June 15, 2017 Armortek Custom Armored Cars has created and perfected their special multi-purpose riot control trucks for security forces, police forces, and hot zones. The crown of...
Mon, 2017-06-19 07:46 AM
HIAWATHA, IA June 16, 2017 Crystal Group, a leading designer/manufacturer of rugged computer hardware, will showcase industry leading rugged servers, storage, networking and embedded systems for...
Fri, 2017-06-16 11:00 AM
DroneShield Ltd (ASX:DRO) (“DroneShield" or the “Company”) is pleased to announce its DroneGun product has been certified as compliant under the French military’s Dangers des Rayonnements...
Wed, 2017-06-14 10:23 AM

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By Thomas Gibbons-NeffPublished by Government Security News with permission of The Washington PostA possible North Korean drone took numerous photos of a new U.S. missile defense site located in...

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By John HarrisWith the 1998 implementation of the Government Paperwork Elimination Act, the United States government made clear its intentions to become more efficient and save taxpayer dollars by reducing its dependence on paper documents.
By Steve SpatigWith reports of widespread data breaches in the global spotlight, data center managers are under increasing pressure by regulatory bodies to ensure that access to restricted information is protected. Cyber security remains a number one priority, but in many cases, data breaches occur because an employee is given temporary physical access to that data in some way. Within the data center environment, preventing unauthorized physical access to sensitive government data is crucial.
By Kirk Spring As we’ve seen by recently reported hacks of healthcare networks, security breaches are becoming commonplace. Attacks on secure networks can come from internal or external sources. “Breach prevention” is no longer a workable strategy.
 

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HySecurity’s HydraWedge SM50 and StrongArm M30 made a huge splash among the 30,000 ASIS security show attendees at the Anaheim Convention Center in September. ...

Ashburn, VA, October 29 - Curtiss-Wright Corporation today announced that its Defense Solutions division, in collaboration with Harris Government Communications Syste...

Wilsonville, OR, October 22 - FLIR Systems, Inc. today announced the launch of the Fido® X2, the latest addition to its leading-edge Fido X-Series handheld explosives...

Poway, CA, October 23 - CohuHD Costar’s 4260HD camera positioning system combines crystal clear HD image quality, bandwidth efficient H.264 compression, smooth variab...

Aberdeen, WA, October 12 - The competitively awarded contract has been shared between three armor manufactures to satisfy U.S. Army Security Assistance Command's (USA...