Oct 15, 2014 -A second medical worker has tested positive for Ebola in Dallas. The U.S. GAO has released a report on preventing terrorists from smuggling nuclear materials. A university guest speaker canceled after a threat of a mass shooting did not lead to changes in security. And More.
Oct 14, 2014 -A Dallas nurse has become the first person to contract Ebola within the United States, and her condition is reported as "clinically stable." ISIS has gained control of a base on the outskirts of Baghdad, and nearly 200,000 have fled their homes in Western Iraq. A government-built cybersecurity solution could help ease IT-budget cut woes.
Oct 10, 2014 -In a field hearing in Dallas, an official from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says that impeding travel between West Africa and the rest of the world could be detrimental to stopping the Ebola epidemic.
Oct 10, 2014 -Congress to host a field hearing on Ebola at the Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, Japan braces for super typhoon as it nears Okinawa, Google issues updates on its right to be forgotten enforcement efforts, and Europol official discusses cybercrime kingpins with the BBC.
Oct 09, 2014 -The FDA has announced efforts to work with public and private healthcare organizations to prevent cyberattacks on medical devices. The United Kingdom has released a report detailing its latest infrastructure efforts. And DHS Secretary Jeh Johnson addresses rumors that ISIS fighters are crossing into the United States from Mexico.
Oct 08, 2014 -A U.S. Court is mulling the constitutionality of gag orders that accompany National Security Letters. Australia is enacting massive new national security measures and expanding its intelligence agencies in response to Islamic State plots. A U.S. bond insurer's misconfigured Web server has exposed sensitive customer data. Ireland is creating more new legislation to aid in the fight against terrorism.
Oct 07, 2014 -A nurse in Spain has tested positive for Ebola, becoming the first person to contract the disease outside Africa. Federal police were sent to a small town in Mexico after a mass grave and police corruption were revealed. And a 19-year-old was caught trying to leave the U.S. to join ISIS.
Oct 03, 2014 -A cyberattack on JPMorgan Chase compromised 76 million household accounts and 7 million small businesses, healthcare experts call for more screening measures to detect Ebola in travelers, and fighting breaks out in Hong Kong.
Sep 27, 2014 -Personal digital devices are so popular that employees are bringing them into the workplace without management approval. This bring-your-own-device (BYOD) trend can lead to security threats.