• DHS Secretary Mayorkas Launches Internal Domestic Violent Extremism Review

    DHS Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas has launched an internal probe "to address the threat of domestic violent extremism within the Department of Homeland Security," according to a letter he wrote to all DHS employees.

  • DHS Issues a National Terrorism Advisory System (NTAS) Bulletin

    The Acting Secretary of Homeland Security has issued a National Terrorism Advisory System (NTAS) Bulletin today after consultation with the intelligence community and law enforcement partners.

  • Smugglers Endangers Mother, Two Children by Lowering them down 30-Foot Border Wall

    El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents, in Calexico, CA, apprehended a group of three adults with a two-year-old and a six-year-old after human smugglers lowered them by rope down a 30-foot section of the border wall early Thursday morning.

  • House Minority Leader Seeks FBI, CIA Briefing after Two Men on Terror Watchlist Stopped at Border

    Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) would like to have an FBI and CIA classified briefing, as well as other lawmakers, following reports that two people on the on the FBI's terror watchlist were apprehended after crossing the southern border.

  • Lessons Learned from Oldsmar Water Plant Hack

    Cybersecurity experts have long warned of attacks on small municipal systems. Until hackers accessed the water treatment plant of a small Florida city this year, those warnings were “out of sight, out of mind.” Now, both local and national authorities’ perspectives on the dangers of cybersecurity attacks are changing.

  • A Capitol Breach

    On Jan. 6, the U.S. Capitol security perimeter was breached and the nation watched as multiple levels of security failed.

  • A Sound Strategy

    No matter the security criticality of your facility or the sophistication of your security system, simple key control is a foundational process of physical key management that helps control access to crucial assets, people, information and spaces.

  • Going Beyond Retail

    Physical security infrastructure has traditionally been seen as a sunk cost; an expense that represents a cost of doing business.

  • On a Cloud of its Own

    Cloud-based technology and solutions have become more and more mainstream, especially in the commercial security industry.

  • Steering the Conversation

    When navigating the Smart City market, it is wise to speak to the priorities and concerns of diverse stakeholders, many of whom might lie outside the security integrator’s traditional business.