NEWS & ANALYSIS

Hospital Irradiation Machines a Nuclear Security Risk

Pentagon panel recommends scrapping the more than 1,000 machines currently in use.

Cyber Citizen-Warriors

Some ordinary Americans are tracking down jihadi Web sites and applying pressure to service providers to shut them down.

China Comes Clean on Disease

China is increasingly reporting and tracking diseases and divulging public health data, says the WHO

Private Security Contractors Kill 2 Iraqi Women

An Australian private security firm is under fire for the latest deadly shooting incident involving private security contractors in Iraq.

White House Unveils New Homeland Security Strategy

President Bush lays out his second strategy to protect the nation since 9-11.

Al Qaeda Affiliate Leader Killed in Algeria

Al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb's second-in-command was killed in a firefight with Algerian troops.

Government Leak Compromises Private Intelligence Firm's Methods

A government leak of an al Qaeda video has tipped off the terrorist organization to its IT vulnerabilities.

Background Checks for NASA Scientists Blocked

A federal appeals court issued a temporary injunction on a Bush directive requiring background checks on NASA scientists.

IP Surveillance Cameras Can Be Hacked

Researchers say cameras which stream their images over an IP address can be hacked and used to attack the network behind the camera.

Surveillance Legislation Expected

A bill to overhall the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) has reportedly been drafted by the chairmen of the House Intelligence Committee and the House Judiciary Committee.
 




Beyond Print

SM Online

See all the latest links and resources that supplement the current issue of Security Management magazine.