NEWS & ANALYSIS

Morning Security Brief: World Cup Hacking Concerns, Undocumented Child Immigrants, Biosurveillance, And More

Hacking group Anonymous claimed it has, and will continue to, attack Web sites related to the World Cup in Brazil. An interagency group has been formed to address the 47,000 unaccompanied child immigrants that have entered the U.S. illegally. The future of BioWatch is discussed at a government hearing, and TweetDeck is hacked.

Morning Security Brief: Oregon High School Shooting Aftermath, Restaurant Chain Payment Data Breach, Roadway Sign Hacking

Facility security is scrutinized in the aftermath of yesterday's shootings at Oregon's Reynolds High School. P. F. Chang's China Bistro appears to have suffered a breach of customer payment data. And the U.S. Department of Homeland Security has pointed out a weakness in roadway sign security.

Updated: Student Confirmed Dead in Oregon School Shooting

One student was killed and one employee injured in a school shooting this morning at a high school near Portland, Oregon, on the final exam day of the spring semester.

Morning Security Brief: U.S. Aviation Security, Military Sexual Assault, And More

The head of Interpol says he is surprised that the United States has not yet signed up to participate in its aviation security program called I-Checkit. A GAO report reviews the Department of Veterans Affairs claims process for victims of military sexual trauma. And more.

Federal Working Group Releases Chemical Safety Update

The Chemical Facility Safety and Security Working Group has released an update on its efforts to improve safety and security at chemical facilities in the United States following the West, Texas, disaster.

Morning Security Brief: Las Vegas Shooting, Chemical Report, Pakistan Attack, Hacking Bills

A shooter kills three in Las Vegas, a report on chemical disaster prevention issues, the Taliban attacks Karachi airport, and cybersecurity bills are stalled in Congress.

Security Management Now on YouTube!

We're excited to announce that we've joined ASIS International on YouTube under the Security Management Playlist.

Gunman Killed by Law Enforcement In Attempted Georgia Courthouse Takeover

A gunman armed with an assault rifle and explosives attempted to infiltrate a Georgia courthouse on Friday before being stopped by a court security deputy.

Student Building Monitor Stops Campus Shooter

When a gunman opened fire at Seattle Pacific University, a student building monitor stepped in and used pepper spray to subdue the shooter.

Morning Security Brief: Report Suggests Ports Adopt Cyber Measures, Vodafone Discloses Eavesdropping on Network, and More

A new report recommends that the U.S. Coast Guard assess cyber-related risks to improve port security, Vodafone announces government access to its network, and Canadian police arrest a suspect accused of killing three officers.
 




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