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Countering the Expansion of Transnational Criminal Networks

Countering the Expansion of Transnational Criminal Networks

The expanding size, scope, and influence of transnational organized crime and its impact on U.S. and international security and governance represent one of the most significant challenges of…

Insider threats

Insider threats

For years, the primary security objective has been to protect the perimeter—the focus on keeping outsiders from gaining access and doing harm. But statistics prove that more risk…

The cloud doesn’t have to be a scary place.

The cloud doesn’t have to be a scary place.

With the right controls in place, the cloud doesn’t have to be a scary place. These guidelines can help your company stay safe. There are so many different…

Western Union admits to criminal violations in AML and wire fraud.

Western Union admits to criminal violations in AML and wire fraud.

The Western Union Company (Western Union), a global money services business headquartered in Englewood, Colorado, has agreed to forfeit $586 million and enter into agreements with the Federal…

Last year, Ransomware spiked 6,000% and most victims paid the hackers, IBM finds

Last year, Ransomware spiked 6,000% and most victims paid the hackers, IBM finds

Spam emails loaded with ransomware — malware that scrambles data and demands a ransom to decode it — increased 6,000 percent this year compared with 2015, a new…

Anti-money laundering & Banks: more cooperation and resources to intelligence and police.

Anti-money laundering & Banks: more cooperation and resources to intelligence and police.

Dan Marsden is the head of Web Development at Universal Media, and contributor at lawyer-monthly.com He interviewed Gert Demmink (Partner at Philip Sidney) on how  to Stop Money…

Security Issues

Hacking research: attacks every 39 seconds.

Hacking research:  attacks  every 39 seconds.

A Clark School study at the University of Maryland is one of the first to…

Ohio adopts new standards governing the use of deadly force.

Ohio adopts new standards governing the use of deadly force.

Ohio’s two-year-old program to certify police departments in use-of-force and hiring training procedures is gaining…

Cyber attack: What´s Clickjacking?

Cyber attack:  What´s Clickjacking?

  Clickjacking, also known as User Interface redress attack, is a malicious technique of tricking…

The cloud doesn’t have to be a scary place.

The cloud doesn’t have to be a scary place.

With the right controls in place, the cloud doesn’t have to be a scary place.…

Western Union admits to criminal violations in AML and wire fraud.

Western Union admits to criminal violations in AML and wire fraud.

The Western Union Company (Western Union), a global money services business headquartered in Englewood, Colorado,…

How to select a Security Expert

How to select a Security Expert

A balance between ego drive and empathy could serve the expert who is knowledgeable in…

Interview with Dr. Kori Schake: Trump, Mattis and US Security Strategy in Asia.

Interview with Dr. Kori Schake: Trump, Mattis and US Security Strategy in Asia.

The Rebalance author Mercy Kuo regularly engages subject-matter experts, policy practitioners, and strategic thinkers across…

POLITICS

Scrutinizing Polythink, tool for Strategic Thinking.

Scrutinizing Polythink, tool  for Strategic Thinking.

Why do presidents and their advisors often make sub-optional decisions on military interventions, escalation, de-escalation and termination of conflicts? The leading concept of group dynamics, groupthink, offers one…

U.S.: police-community partnerships

U.S.: police-community partnerships

America is a nation of democracy, freedom, ethical principles, and the rule of law. Therefore, policing in America is unique compared to many countries throughout the world. Policing,…

U.S. President Trump on foreign policy: defeat of ISIS is “highest priority.”

U.S. President Trump on foreign policy: defeat of ISIS is “highest priority.”

Just moments after President Donald Trump was sworn into office, the official White House website was updated with the 45th president’s position on foreign policy, which proclaims the…

Controversial Cuban figure Fidel Castro dead at 90.

Controversial Cuban figure Fidel Castro dead at 90.

Shortly after the Soviet Union collapsed in 1991, Fidel Castro met with a group of journalists on a visit to Mexico. We pressed him repeatedly about the fall…

WORLD

Western Union admits to criminal violations in AML and wire fraud.

Western Union admits to criminal violations in AML and wire fraud.

The Western Union Company (Western Union), a global money services business headquartered in Englewood, Colorado, has agreed to forfeit $586 million…

About the movement of terrorist funds.

About the movement of terrorist funds.

How do terrorists move money?  This article examines six of the most widely used methods: cash couriers, informal transfer systems (e.g.…

Argentina

Argentina actively working against terrorism.

Security Minister Patricia Bullrich announced late last week that the government is actively working against the threat of terrorism from abroad. The notice comes ahead of the Olympic Games in…

Bolivia

Report.- Risk Rating Kidnapping in Mexico and regions of the world acc to german agency.

EXOP’s Kidnapping Risk Overview provides a short global overview and trend about the kidnapping risk for foreigners and local staff of international companies and organisations. The Center…

Colombia

Historic: In UN, Uruguay´s Foreign Minister Rodolfo Nin Novoa highlighted The Americas as a zone of peace.

  January 26th , 2016.-  In a UN Security Council session described as  “historic”  by its participants, the 15-member organ presided this month by Uruguay, adopted unanimously…

We heard...

Entrevista radial con Victor Bjorgan Barrios sobre temas de seguridad.

  El lunes 24 de Julio ppdo del 2016 a las 07.15 en su Entrevista Central de la radio uruguaya PRIMERAS NOTICIAS RADIO 1010 , se entrevistó…