Thu, 2010-04-08 02:01 PM
In an effort to protect the lives of migratory birds, FEMA and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) have belatedly drafted a Memorandum of Understanding aimed at minimizing “avian mortalities...
Wed, 2010-04-07 03:42 PM
Northford, CT-based Silent Knight by Honeywell has introduced a new fire alarm that it describes as offering all the high-tech benefits of addressable technology at the cost of a conventional system....
Wed, 2010-04-07 03:39 PM
Geospatial Holdings, Inc., Pace Global Energy Services and Ridge Global report that they have created a strategic partnership to offer infrastructure services to the energy, telecom, electrical...
Wed, 2010-04-07 03:35 PM
Irving, TX-based EF Johnson Technologies, Inc. reports that it has received an order totaling $3.4 million from a state transportation department that it did not name.The company will provide the...
Wed, 2010-04-07 02:48 PM
The U.S. Secret Services says it has an “urgent” requirement for a dozen secure fax machines that must be compatible with what’s known as the Secure Communications Interoperability Protocol, or SCIP.
Wed, 2010-04-07 11:32 AM
Nearly three-quarters of respondents who work in national defense and security departments or agencies say the possibility is “high” for a cyber-attack by a foreign country in the next year,...
Wed, 2010-04-07 08:49 AM
Rep. Edolphus Towns
The House has passed and referred to the Senate a bill that would prohibit federal employees and contractors from downloading, installing or using open-network peer-to-peer file sharing software on...
Tue, 2010-04-06 03:25 PM
In anticipation of the 2010 hurricane season, police, first responders and other government personnel will conduct training exercises designed to test an interoperable credential verification system...
Mon, 2010-04-05 04:26 PM
DHS has recently released a sweeping 24-page assessment it has conducted of the nation’s programs to safeguard mass transit, rail, bus and other modes of “surface transportation,” which recommends...
Mon, 2010-04-05 08:37 AM
GSN: Government Security News is proud to announce that Mutualink, Inc., of Wallingford, CT, has signed up as a silver sponsor of GSN’s 2010 homeland security awards program.
Tue, 2010-03-30 11:46 AM
FLIR Systems, Inc. announced two new products at last week’s ISC West show in Las Vegas, the Guardsman handheld thermal security camera and the FLIR Thermal Fence. The Guardsman offers security...
Sat, 2010-03-27 03:56 PM
Sarnoff Corp.’s Iris on the Move iris recognition device was selected as winner in the “Best of Biometrics and Identity Solutions” and was also named as the “Best New Product” in the Security...