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Kelvin Hughes leads the way in detection for security and surveillance applications. Utilising its SharpEye™ solid state X-Band radar, paired with the latest in multi-role camera mounts, provides...

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Wed, 2011-04-06 06:15 PM
The security industry stands at a digital crossroads and the horizon is becoming cloudy, but not overcast.The cloud  -- or as it is more loosely known, the Internet and Internet-based applications...
Fri, 2011-04-01 03:28 PM

The GD300 tactical computer
from General Dynamics Itronix

It doesn't take long for hot consumer trends to be incorporated into tough boxes by rugged computer makers. Two of those trends right now are portability and tablet computing. Stout computer buyers,...
Fri, 2011-04-01 11:14 AM

CBRN-trained Marine

A special team of U.S. Marines trained to operate in radioactive and other hazardous environments is slated to begin working in earthquake and tsunami-stricken Japan as early as April 1, according to...
Thu, 2011-03-31 07:41 AM

Anthrax

Research that may lead to a breakthrough treatment for biological attack and a way to automatically read emotions through body motion and facial expressions were among the scientific presentations at...
Wed, 2011-03-30 07:19 AM

Rifle sight

Federal and California authorities are looking for the owner of an Anaheim sporting goods store for making and trying to sell counterfeit rifle sights and targeting technology, as well as possession...
Tue, 2011-03-29 07:46 AM

Raven RQ-11B

A 47-year-old Filipino has been charged by U.S. authorities in Tampa, FL, with violating arms control and import laws by trying to sell a hand-launched spy plane on Ebay.Henson Chua, a foreign...
Fri, 2011-03-25 08:20 AM

McNamara Federal Building

Federal authorities arrested a 42-year-old Michigan man on charges relating to the bomb components left in a downtown Detroit federal building.Gary Mikulich, from Kingsford, in Michigan’s upper...
Tue, 2011-03-22 01:49 PM

James Ruffer

A military plan to create software for fabricating phony personas to be used for garnering information from terrorists using social networking sites is taking a page from Corporate America's dirty...
Fri, 2011-03-18 12:23 PM
Software to create phony online personas, or sockpuppets, to infiltrate social networking sites where terrorists are recruiting manpower and soliciting funds is being created under a $2.76 million...
Thu, 2011-03-17 04:31 PM

Rep. Johnson

An alleged plan to infiltrate social networks, like Facebook, with phony cyber personalities with the intent to gather information for arresting dissidents and activists who operate anonymously...
Thu, 2011-03-17 07:29 AM

USS Tortuga

Almost a week after Japan’s devastating earthquake and tsunami, 17,000 U.S. Navy sailors and Marines, along with 17 U.S. Navy ships are now involved with disaster relief in the stricken nation.The...
Wed, 2011-03-16 04:23 PM

James Lewis

While some progress has been made by some federal agencies in making cyberspace secure, overall efforts have been ineffective, according to a well-known security expert. "What we are doing now to...

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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.  Operating HydraWedge at super-fast, one...
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