Industrial Security

Industrial Security

A new global forecast predicts that the market for perimeter intrusion detection systems will grow from its $2.36bn last year to $3.37bn by 2020,...

The US National Security Agency (NSA) has a serious concern: quantum computing. Last year, the NSA warned the general public that encryption algorithms that...

Stefanini, one of the most important global providers of business solutions technology, plans to create a joint venture in Brazil with one of the...

When we think about protecting critical infrastructure, we usually imagine cameras, fences, men with guns, and other physical manifestations of security. But experts are...

The United States and Britain are planning a wargame simulating a cyber attack on a nuclear plant later this year. The allies are seeking...

Hackers managed to gain privileged access to a water utility’s control system and change “the levels of chemicals being used to treat tap water,”...

Researchers at the University of Sydney just made a major breakthrough in cyber security. They managed to get single photons to behave as carriers...

U.S. Sandia national labs and their Chinese counterparts have launched the Chinese Center of Excellence (COE) for nuclear security. Homeland Security News Wire reports...

Today critical infrastructures have to simultaneously manage complex facilities, limited resources, answer to government agencies, deal with a growing amount of disparate technologies and...

Carbon nanotubes - is there anything they can’t do? They’re strong, hard, loaded with unique electrical, thermal, and optical properties, and have been heralded...

The US House of Representatives Committee on Homeland Security’s Emergency Preparedness, Response, and Communications Subcommittee recently held a hearing to examine the threat level...

Most current password security systems for the Internet are flawed. And it goes beyond the systems themselves: Passwords really are just an awful way...

A crucial component ISIS uses to control its roadside bombs is made by American companies, a new report reveals. Conflict Armament Research (CAR) spent 20...

Lingacom, a developer and manufacturer of muon-based detection solutions, announced that it has been awarded a 1 million Euro contract by the European Commission’s...

President Barack Obama’s administration released the presidential Cybersecurity National Action Plan (CNAP) this week. CNAP is an attempt to fix the broken federal information...
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During the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland in January, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu led discussions on the subject of cyber security, and...

Israel’s cyber sector is still dominated by startups, despite “growing at a breakneck pace,” according to the folks over at the Defensive Cyber Operations...

Canada and the United States are vulnerable to cataclysmic threat that could “topple the pillar of civilization,” according to Dr Peter Pry, head of...

Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity provider Sigfox will team up with GPS supplier Sonsolus and the Belgian government to provide a low-power, ultra-narrow band...

The Internet of Things (IoT) is growing, soon to be a permanent feature of our lives, but there are some things about it which...

According to the US Department of Homeland Security, the number of investigations into cyber attacks on the America’s critical manufacturing sector nearly doubled last...

About two weeks after publishing the draft of the export law for supervision on cyber export, and as part of the talks between exporters...