Jun 24, 2014 -The FBI announced on Monday it had rescued nearly 170 children who were victims of sex trafficking. A federal court has released a previously secret U.S. Justice Department memo related to the government's targeted killing program. PCWorld compiles a list of the most dangerous trending cybersecurity threats. And more.
Jun 20, 2014 -The CDC mistakenly sends out live anthrax to fellow scientists, the number of people displaced by violent conflict reaches World War II levels, and Microsoft and Google announce addition of kill-switch feature to cell phones.
Jun 19, 2014 -Texas will increase its border security funding to deal with a surge of immigrants from Central America. The RAND Corporation has released a study examining the shortage of cybersecurity professionals in the United States. Senators have released a bill requesting funding for a Short Line Rail Safety Institute.
Jun 18, 2014 -Iraqi Islamic militants may have captured the country's largest oil refinery. Diehard fans of the World Cup breached security and fans in Nigeria were the targets of a suicide bomber. Baseball venues are to increase their security measures by 2015. Chinese fraudulent Web sites are duping consumers of designer goods.
Jun 17, 2014 -ATT&T says a recent security breach that compromised customer information was an inside job. A GAO report reveals the U.S. Coast Guard is not meeting its performance targets for drug interdiction in a transit zone known for heavy drug trafficking. Federal agencies report that security is a key concern for teleworking employees. And more.
Jun 16, 2014 -U.S. beefing up embassy security in Iraq, agency releases oil spill investigative report, Senate introduces appropriations bill rich in cybersecurity funding, and terrorists launch attack in Kenya.
Jun 13, 2014 -Iraq's senior cleric calls for citizens to take up arms to defend the country from militants, the FCC chairman warns communication companies to take cybersecurity more seriously, and a new GAO report details risks to industrial radiological sources.