“Quantum computing will be a scientific breakthrough. It is also expected to pose new data privacy and cybersecurity risks.”—Alejando Mayorkas, secretary of homeland security.
Homeland Security Blog
The best facial recognition systems work very well but showed increased racial disparities in performance when the volunteer subjects wore face masks.
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement has sought to harness the power of innovation to identify perpetrators who might be in, or be traveling to, America.
The Department of Homeland Security’s CISA forms new cyber defense organization.
The organizations are forming a working group to strengthen ties in the fight against adversarial cyber activity.
The United States must take action now if it wants to “a freer, more secure and more prosperous world” in a decade.
Many of the 4.6 million U.S. public safety personnel still use traditional analog radios, in part because of the high cost of transitioning to cellphone technology.
The Mesur.io will adapt the Earthstream Platform to provide data that tracks metrics related to an outbreak or emergence to predict risks of a biological threat.
An innovative navigation app addresses first responders’ special vehicle requirements to help them find the best route.
The maritime service faces “unprecedented threats” in the region.
Like the rest of society, felons are using the latest technology not only to steal cash but also to launder it.
The Israel-U.S. Binational Industrial Research and Development (BIRD) Foundation announced awards for two collaborative projects.
The Biometric Technology Rally evaluated the ability of biometric systems and matching algorithms to reliably collect and match images of individuals wearing an array of face masks.
The Homeland Security Startup Studio is designed to accelerate and deliver commercial applications of technologies to meet homeland security needs.
TSA's Small Business Program takes pride in finding and working with entrepreneurs and offers the tools they need to succeed.
The Transportation Security Administration offers industry numerous new ways to provide both standard and innovative solutions to improve traveler and workforce safety.
Ensuring the mobility of troops and support equipment in the European theater will depend on coordinated command and control.
A panel of experts describes the steps outlined in an AFCEA white paper to build better national emergency preparedness.
Risk to the U.S. military and the nation abound from direct and indirect weather impacts as well as from near-peer adversary actions.
COVID-19 has done more than increase hand-washing and mask-wearing. It has meant an entirely new way of communicating and collaborating.