TITLE

S&T Seeks T&E Support for Non-Intrusive and Threat Detection Technologies

PUB. DATE
May 2010
SOURCE
TR2: Terror Response Technology Report;5/12/2010, Vol. 6 Issue 10, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reveals that test and evaluation support are being sought by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology (S&T) Directorate for non-intrusive and threat detection technologies.
ACCESSION #
54420926

 

Related Articles

  • Financial Firms Respond to Terror Threats. Frankie, Chris // Investment Management Weekly;8/16/2004, Vol. 17 Issue 32, p6 

    Reports on the response of financial firms to terror threats as of August 2004. Warning from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to financial-service firms on terrorist attacks; Targets of terrorism; Surveillance by Al Qaida and terrorist operatives on several buildings of financial firms;...

  • DHS Announces $400 Million In Infrastructure Protection Grants.  // Defense Daily;7/10/2006, Vol. 231 Issue 3, p4 

    The article reports that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security announced that $398.5 million in FY '06 grants will be made available through its Infrastructure Protection Program. It includes the money to be distributed through Transit Security and Port Security Grant Programs. The Intercity...

  • Boosting Biometrics. Jonietz, Erika // Technology Review;Jun2004, Vol. 107 Issue 5, p20 

    This article focuses on efforts taken in improving biometrics in the U.S. as of June 2004. Allegedly, the demand for increased security at borders, government buildings, and companies has meant increased attention on biometrics, which are technologies that measure biological traits to identify...

  • National Association of Chemical Distributors recommends chemical security policy.  // Bulk Transporter;Sep2005, Vol. 68 Issue 3, p50 

    Reports on the recommendation from the National Association of Chemical Distributors (NACD) on the need for the federal security legislation of the Department of Homeland Security to determine which chemical companies are covered by the new legislation. Intent of NACD to ensure the adoption of...

  • Using minutiae in smart cards.  // R&D Magazine;Jun2006, Vol. 48 Issue 6, p15 

    The article deals with the Minutiae Interoperability Exchange Test sponsored by the U.S. Departments of Homeland Security and Justice. It was found that systems using minutiae for two index fingers were accurate more than 98 percent of the time. As a result of this program, minutiae templates...

  • DEFCON Nation. Gribbin, August // Insight on the News;2/11/2002, Vol. 18 Issue 5, p32 

    Deals with the call of the U.S. Office of Homeland Security for local, state and federal security specialists to develop an alert system similar to the system used by the Defense Department. Features of the alert system; Reason behind the plan to adopt a military-style system of terrorist...

  • Who's Minding the Store? Baumgarten, John A. // Officer Review Magazine;Apr2010, Vol. 49 Issue 8, p6 

    The article discusses the failure of the national security systems to prevent future terrorist attacks in the U.S. It mentions the establishment of the Department of Homeland Security to ensure accurate information gathering. It emphasizes the incorrect interpretation of intelligence information...

  • Another security device undergoes testing.  // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);6/2/2008, Vol. 9 Issue 22, p8 

    The article reports on the test that will be conducted by the U.S. Homeland Security Science & Technology division on the Advanced Container Security Device (ACSD). The ACSD will have sensors capable of detecting human occupants, monitor environmental conditions and alert humans of security...

  • Our tax dollars, almost at work. Bradner, Scott // Network World;8/9/2004, Vol. 21 Issue 32, p24 

    This article highlights the priorities and specific actions that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security should take into account when considering the nation's cybersecurity. According to the strategy plan, the highest priority is the development of a national cyberspace security response...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics