Tag: Homeland Security

  • US port security fears

    Customs and Border Protection tasked with checking 100% of cargoes. Congress talks port security and smuggled nukes By Mark Rockwell Lawmakers said an undetected radiological weapon smuggled into a U.S. port inside […]

  • Marsec Experts Convene in San Diego

    Waterborne and facility security on agenda. Maritime Security Experts Convene in San Diego By Edward Lundquist Maritime security experts from federal, state and local jurisdictions are meeting in San Diego […]

  • Maritime Cyber Security Seminar Underway

    Ensuring cyber security. Maritime Cyber Security Seminar Underway By Glynn Cosker The Learning Seminar and Symposium on Maritime Cyber Security, co-sponsored by Rutgers University and American Military University (AMU) is underway […]

  • Piracy: US needs to do more

    US agencies need to better assess the effectiveness of anti piracy efforts. US Needs To Do More To Counter High Seas Piracy To help US agencies coordinate efforts, the White […]

  • Plans don’t address cyber threats

    Maritime security plans do not address cybersecurity threats GAO: Maritime security plans don’t address cyber threats By Ashley Bennett Maritime security plans at three high-risk U.S. ports do not address […]

  • Narco Subs

    Submarines are amongst the latest challenges in the battle to halt illecit cargoes entering the United States. The Homeland Security Department has built its own to aid training operations. U.S. […]

  • Homeland Security Speakers

    IDGA’s Border Management Conference & Technology Expo has just announced 8 new homeland security speakers.  8 New Homeland Security Speakers Just Announced The latest speakers include top officials from: – Department […]

  • Screening Concerns

    During a congressional hearing, Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano was informed of concerns over the inability of the Department of Homeland Security to scan 100 percent of cargo coming into US […]

  • Port Security

    The Obama administration has failed to meet a legal deadline for scanning all shipping containers for radioactive material before they reach U.S. ports. U.S. fails to meet deadline for scanning […]

  • Commitment to Anti-Piracy

    In these times of fiscal austerity, should the United States be overly concerned about a phenomenon on the other side of the world that does not directly threaten the country’s […]