ISIS

ISIS

biological warfare

Armed jihadis plotted or carried out more attacks in Europe last year than in 2016, with a total of 33 attacks either planned or...
drone age

The Federal Aviation Administration in the US has already licensed more than a million drone operators, and the number of drones is estimated to...
drone

The US Air Force is constructing a base for armed drones in the Sahara Desert, in just another stage of the battle against the...
drone threat

If the use of drones for commercial deliveries and other purposes becomes more common it will become increasingly difficult to stop terrorists using drones...
rental vehicle

2017 saw a spate of terrorist attacks where rental vehicles were used as ramming weapons to cause death and destruction in various countries in...
blockchain

The recent wave of deadly terrorist attacks in Europe, particularly in Paris, has raised questions regarding illegal firearms, such as deactivated Kalashnikov rifles, that...
special forces

Special forces around the world are interested in ISR capabilities, which is often associated with on-the-ground targeting and drone surveillance during operations. Recently, there...
anti-terrorist

Complex challenges are faced by the tech world and governments alike when it comes to terrorists on the internet. Terrorists have been finding new...
online terrorism

Online terrorist content has been fueling violent attacks in recent years. For example, ISIS’s recovering media network has been used to call on its supporters...
Drone Attacks

As we have posted earlier, a drone attack was carried out by rebel forces in Syria against two Russian military bases, one was the...
surveillance

The growing threat of radical terrorism and organized crime in Sweden has sparked government-led homeland security initiatives to finance projects driven by advanced technology....
unmanned underwater

Video released recently appears to show Houthi forces seizing a US Navy unmanned underwater vehicle in waters off the coast of Yemen. The video shows...
militant groups

The use of drones by militants in the battlefield persists also in Syria. Russian forces have foiled a drone attack on an airbase in...
balance of power

Russia is extending its military presence in Syria by upgrading the bases in Tartus and Khmeimim into permanent military centers. Russian Defense Minister Sergey...
terrorist groups

As the bitcoin concept gains more and more supporters around the globe, there are concerns that this digital currency considered a highly secure method...
tunnel-warfare

Many U.S adversaries have one thing in common: the need to counter the U.S. military’s monitor-and-strike capabilities by building vast subterranean tunnel complexes. Now,...
big data

Gathering insights from big data regarding future trends requires data scientists’ expertise and can take weeks or even months. Now, an MIT spinout has...
drone threat

Do commercial drones pose a genuine security threat? Owen West, a former Marine who U.S President Donald Trump hired to advise Secretary of Defense...
anti-ramming

A debate has been sparked in Austria recently regarding new anti-terror measures, specifically anti-ramming attacks. Austria's chancellery halted the construction of anti-terror walls outside...
ieds

Landmines have increasingly been replaced in modern warfare with improvised explosive devices, usually known as IEDs. The mechanism of injury is the same for...
special forces

Afghanistan’s array of the elite Special Operations Forces has been enhanced. The forces have transitioned from a division to a corps, as part of...
ISIS

The Islamic State group and other militant organizations have been creating precedents in terms of discussing cyber activities almost from the start. Most cyber...