NEWS & ANALYSIS

Morning Security Brief: ISIS Killing, California Wildfires, Detainee Sentenced, and Threat Hearing

Cameron vows to fight ISIS after killing, Wildfires in California force evacuations, American tourist sentenced to hard labor in North Korea, and Homeland Security Committee to hold hearings on terrorist threats.

Morning Security Brief: Ebola Cases Become Overwhelming, Australia Ups Terrorism Threat Level, And Yahoo Legal Docs Released

The number of new Ebola cases in West Africa is growing faster than health officials can handle them, Australia raises its terrorism threat level to the second-highest warning, and previously classified documents about Yahoo's legal battle against government surveillance are unsealed.

Morning Security Brief: Five Million Gmail Account Credentials Revealed, Salesforce Malware, and Cybersecurity Summit Wrapup

Nearly five million Gmail usernames and passwords have been made public by Russian hackers, Salesforce has warned its customers of targeted malware aimed at stealing login credentials, and cybersecurity experts gathered to discuss protecting sales systems.

Panel: ISIS Poses No Direct Threat to the United States

Despite its effectiveness in the Middle East, the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria poses no direct threat to the United States, according to panelists who spoke at a Congressional hearing Wednesday morning.

Morning Security Brief: Obama to Speak Against Terrorists, Apple Pay Revealed, and Accident Shields Help Police

President Obama will reveal U.S. plan to defeat the Islamic State. Apple has revealed Apple Pay for secure mobile payments. A new screen system can help shield crime and accident scenes.

Morning Security Brief: Bleak Inspection Report for DHS, Malaysia Airlines MH-17 Update, Home Depot Confirms Breach, and More

An Inspector General report has found that the Department of Homeland Security has a hoard of medical supplies for pandemic response set to expire soon. The Dutch Safety Review Board has released a report showing that Malaysia Airlines Flight MH-17 was shot down by a "large number of fragments." Home Depot confirms that it did suffer a security breach. And more.

Expert Warns CSO Roundtable About Growing Instability in Libya

Increasing jihadist activity and instability in Libya could make it “the next Iraq,” a geopolitical risk and security specialist told a CSO Roundtable teleconference on Monday.

Morning Security Brief: Fighting ISIS, Ebola Vaccine, U.S. Airstrikes, and Jamaica Crash

Obama to discuss U.S. campaign against ISIS, NIH developing Ebola vaccine, Al Shabaab leader killed by U.S. drone strike, and U.S. private plane crashes off Jamaica.

Morning Security Brief: BP Facing Massive Fines over 2010 Spill, Apple Beefs up Security, and HealthCare.gov Breached

BP was accused of "gross misconduct" and "willful negligence" by a federal judge over the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill and could face as much as $17 billion in fines. Apple announced it will be bolstering security alerts on its iCloud platform after celebrity accounts were hacked. And the Obama administration says the federal health insurance site HealthCare.gov has been breached.

Morning Security Brief: Combatting ISIS, Ebola Deaths Climbing, Home Depot Breach, and Al Qaeda in India

Barack Obama and David Cameron say the U.S. and U.K. will not be cowed by ISIS. The WHO says that more than 1,900 people have died from the Ebola virus. KrebsonSecurity states that research shows the Home Depot breach is of almost all its U.S. stores. Al Qaeda claims to be headed into India.
 




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