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Thu, 2010-04-29 01:31 PM
Rep. Todd Tiahrt
Rep. Todd Tiahrt, a Kansas Republican, with support from the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) and NumbersUSA, introduced legislation on April 28 aimed at strengthening security along...
Thu, 2010-04-29 01:26 PM
The U.S. Secret Service (USSS) and its bureaucratic parent, the Department of Homeland Security, violated two laws when the Secret Service spent $5.1 million in non-appropriated funds during the 2008...
Tue, 2010-04-27 04:59 PM
As safety becomes the government’s most pressing concern, nowhere else do Americans feel the restrictions of national security then while traveling through our nation’s airports. Unisys Corp., of...
Tue, 2010-04-27 04:57 PM
ActivIdentity Corp., a supplier of strong authentication and credential management, has introduced a new solution to provision public key infrastructure (PKI) and Federal Information Processing...
Mon, 2010-04-26 02:27 PM
Rep. Candice Miller
Rep. Candice Miller (R-MI), the only member from Michigan sitting on the House Homeland Security Committee, sent a letter to DHS Secretary Janet Napolitano on April 14, asking DHS to cover the cost...
Mon, 2010-04-26 12:39 PM
AIT from L-3
The combination of the availability of President Obama’s stimulus dollars and the renewed attention on airport screening following the abortive attack by the alleged “underwear bomber” last Christmas...
Wed, 2010-04-21 04:40 PM
In his opening statement at the April 20 meeting of the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, committee chairman Joseph Lieberman (I-CT) highlighted both the importance of...
Wed, 2010-04-21 04:09 PM
As TSA takes responsibility from the Department of Justice for performing background checks and security assessments of foreign students who seek flight training at FAA-endorsed flight schools in the...
Tue, 2010-04-20 05:41 PM
PoE Switch
ComNet Communications Networks of Danbury, CT, a company that focuses on fiber optic connectivity and communication network solutions, has manufactured a new high capacity managed power over Ethernet...
Tue, 2010-04-20 05:37 PM
The American Association of Airport Executives will present the Employee Credentialing and Access Control Conference in Portland, OR, on June 7-8. This day-and-a-half conference will provide an...
Fri, 2010-04-16 03:02 PM
Netanya, Israel-based RADA Electronic Industries Ltd. reports that it has received, during February and March of 2010, follow-on production and maintenance orders worth a total of more than $1,600,...
Thu, 2010-04-15 12:23 PM
Rep. Scott Garrett
A Republican congressman from New Jersey has introduced a House resolution that supports the right of Israel to construct a security fence and install advanced monitoring devices to seal the 160-mile...

Company News

The Lockheed Martin-led Next Generation Identification (NGI) team is beginning to fully develop and deploy a new NGI system capability that transforms how law enforcement officials search an FBI wanted persons database. Development efforts began after a successful Critical Design Review (CDR) for the system’s second phase, also known as Increment 2.
LaserCard Corp., of Mountain View, CA, announced the next generation of U.S. Permanent Resident Card, most commonly referred to as the “Green Card,” on May 12, featuring advanced optical security media, enhanced visual and forensic security features, and a Radio Frequency Identity (RFID) tag. The new card represents the first time optical security media and RFID have been implemented on a single card platform with sophisticated, tamperproof features.
AES Corporation, of Peabody, MA, announced on May 12 that the company’s AES-IntelliNet MultiNet long-range mesh alarm communications products have been approved by order of the New York City Fire Commissioner Salvatore Cassano.  The products receiving this new certificate of approval include the 7705i MultiNet Receiver, the AES-7170 IP Link, the 7788 Fire Subscriber and the 7770 FireTap, pursuant to Section FC 112 and 901 of the New Fire Code for New York.
In an interview with GSN at last week’s Border Security Expo in Phoenix, AZ, Michael Estigoy, product manager at SkyIMD, of San Carlos, CA, provided a detailed description of the company’s new aerial intelligence solution that was being launched at the show.
MITIE, a strategic outsourcing and asset management company has won a three-year agreement to provide security and freight support services to Eurotunnel, at its Folkestone terminal in the UK. Under the contract, MITIE's specialist transport security team will work alongside Eurotunnel's site-based staff to support them in controlling access to the high security site and ensuring that customers and staff benefit from a safe, secure environment throughout the site, says MITIE, in a prepared statement.
ActivIdentity Corp., a supplier of strong authentication and credential management, has introduced a new solution to provision public key infrastructure (PKI) and Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) 201-compliant credentials onto BlackBerry smart phones. Using a secure microSD card, ActivIdentity enables BlackBerry users to sign secure e-mails digitally or provide two-factor authentication when remotely accessing protected network (Web) portals.
Tab Systems, Inc., of Naklo, Slovenia is gearing up for a worldwide launch of smarti Guardeon, the company’s new biometric unit for access control.  The multi-modal system, which uses facial and voice recognition is set to debut at the 2010 IFSEC Security Industry Awards in England on May 10-12. The awards show will also mark the fifth year in a row that Tab Systems has been listed as a finalist in the best new access control product category.

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London, August 10 - The latest 364 page report from business intelligence provider visiongain offers comprehensive analysis of the global border security market. Visiongain assesses that this market will generate revenues of $16.4bn in 2015.
By Steve Bittenbender Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush unveiled on Monday a proposal to tackle immigration issues, saying any plan that addresses amnesty for illegal aliens must also come with a “robust strategy to improve border security.”
Teaneck, NJ, July 14 – Multi-factor authentication – a security protection required by US government standards – could have prevented the recent Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and Office of Personnel Management (OPM) security breaches that have exposed the personal information of millions of citizens to hackers, spies and cyber-criminals. The Federal government has been encouraging its agencies to use multi-factor authentication since November 2009, when it published the FICAM (Federal Identity and Access Management) Roadmap and Implementation Guidance.

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