Mega Event Security

Mega Event Security

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Mass shootings have become a critical problem in the US. 611 mass shootings occurred in the US in 2020, a 47% increase from 2019,...
Photo illus. active shooter training - U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Michael Anderson. DVIDS

Following the mass shooting at an elementary school in Uvalde, Texas, and mainly the weak response by police who didn't move in to kill...
Photo illus. by Pixabay no drone sign

There are over 800,000 registered drones in the US, according to news agencies. The US Administration is seeking expanded powers to detect and disable...
Cyber Warefare, Photo illust. by Pixabay

On Tuesday, Locked Shields kicked off the largest and most complex cyber defense exercise in the world, which is held every year to train...
Photo illus. crowd by US National Archives

Video analytics surveillance have accomplished a quantum leap thanks to artificial intelligence (AI) applications, which have turned surveillance into a smart technology and have...
Photo super bowl illus. by NARA and DVIDS USA-

The US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) will collaborate with several agencies to ensure the safety and security of the National Football League’s Super...
Photo Hermes Starliner UAV by Elbit Systems

For the first time ever, the Civil Aviation Authority of the State of Israel (CAAI), that operates under the Israeli Ministry of Transport and...

Stadium and large public events require special means in order to secure the masses of people attending them. The recent international football tournament games...

Some 10,000 police officers are being deployed each day in Glasgow during the 26th United Nations Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26), one...

By Or Shalom, HLS expert MILIPOL exhibition, held in Paris from October 19 to October 22, 2021, under the auspices of the French Ministry of...

Have the Capitol riots in January increased the awareness of US authorities to the potential of large gathering events? The US Department of Defense...
INNOTECH

iHLS is proud to present INNOTECH 2021 - the International Cyber, Homeland Security Technologies, and Innovation event. A giant two-day exhibition with national pavilions...

The Olympic Games have always been targeted by cyber threat actors looking to capitalize on the event. The Japanese government has been bracing itself...

Japan’s authorities have been employing advanced technology in order to maintain security and prevent the spread of the coronavirus during the Olympic Games in...
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France has been testing an anti-drone laser system for the 2024 Paris Olympic Games.  The French Directorate General of Armaments demonstrated the destruction of a...
counter drone

Anti-drone weapons were carried by security teams during U.S. President Joe Biden’s visit to Belgium this week. Images shared to social media show Belgian...

Towards the Tokyo Olympics in July, Japan is enhancing security measures in public transportation. The Transportation Ministry is pushing plans to give railway personnel...
airport security

One of the most inconvenient parts of flying is having to take your shoes off for screening. A new shoe scanner will provide a...

New technologies and concepts in the security, law enforcement and preparedness fields were showcased and discussed at the MILIPOL 2021 exhibition held last week...
photo illus. artificial intelligence by Pixabay

By Or Shalom Terrorism has been a major international challenge concerning the world ever since the French Revolution up until now. During the 1970s, the...

Like everything else in the year since the coronavirus pandemic swept the globe, Super Bowl LV on February 8 in Tampa, Fla., has been...

The forthcoming Tokyo Olympics events due to open on July 23 could be targeted by cyberattacks, especially over the backdrop of the coronavirus pandemic....