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4 Things To Know About Visa Waivers And Security

November 20, 2015

While Congress took steps to pause the Syrian refugee program this week, there is another concern that many say poses a bigger threat of allowing a potential terrorist into the U.S.

Kentucky refugee case highlights worries over Syrians in US

November 19, 2015

From a Kentucky college town, two Iraqi refugees plotted to send sniper rifles, Stinger missiles and money to al-Qaida operatives waging an insurgency back home against U.S. troops. The scheme was foiled and both are in prison, but the case has left jitters about whether extremists might slip in among Syrian refugees resettling in the U.S.

Is US refugee vetting process sufficient? Kentucky fuels concerns

November 19, 2015

More than half of US governors have said they do not want Syrian refugees to settle in their states because of worries that terrorist sleeper cells could enter the country under false pretenses and plan an attack.

High Anxiety at Airports and on Planes in the United States After Deadly Paris Attacks

November 17, 2015

Director Frank J. Cilluffo featured on ABC News

Metro Increases Patrols And Searches In Wake Of Paris Attacks

November 16, 2015

Metro Transit Police say they're increasing patrols and deploying K9 sweeps as a precaution in response to the terrorist attacks in Paris.

U.S. faces new ISIS threat in wake of Paris attacks

November 16, 2015

WASHINGTON (Sinclair Broadcast Group) — As a new video purportedly released by ISIS threatens terrorist attacks in the U.S. similar to those committed in Paris last week, counterterrorism experts say some potential targets are impossible to fully secure.

Analyzing Likelihood Of Similar Attack In U.S.

November 15, 2015

Director Frank J. Cilluffo featured on CBS News

Wariness of U.S. terror risks grows

November 14, 2015

U.S. officials says they know of no 'credible' threats to the homeland from ISIL, but the country is hardly immune from attacks.

The NSA school: How the intelligence community gets smarter, secretly

November 09, 2015

Leonard Reinsfelder’s wife found a note on her car as she was leaving a shopping center one day: “Have your husband give us a call. We think we could use him.”
There was a phone number, and nothing else.
So began Reinsfelder’s career at the National Cryptologic School, which functions as a sort of college for the National Security Agency and the intelligence community.

What I Learned At The CIA Conference On National Security

October 28, 2015

The Central Intelligence Agency can draw a fairly complete cross-section of the entire US intelligence community to a conference. Yesterday was its second annual public conference on national security, “The Ethos and the Profession of Intelligence” at The George Washington University campus in Washington, DC.

CIA director fumes over teen who hacked personal email

October 27, 2015

The head of the CIA says he was “outraged” by a teenager’s hacking of his personal AOL email account. “What it does is to underscore just how vulnerable people are to those who want to cause harm and the social engineering that goes on and the manipulation of the system allows individuals to carry our criminal activities against US citizens,” Director John Brennan said at George Washington University.

CIA director Brennan 'outraged' by personal email hack

October 27, 2015

CIA director John Brennan has said he is "outraged" by the hacking of his personal email account.

Two-year budget deal reached

October 27, 2015

The White House and congressional negotiators struck an agreement Monday for a two-year budget deal that would raise the Budget Control Act caps by $80 billion over the next two years and provide the Pentagon with $56 billion in additional spending that military leaders say is sorely needed.

CIA Director: My Email Was Hacked, And Yours Can Be, Too

October 27, 2015

CIA Director John Brennan says the recent hack of his personal AOL email account makes it clear how everyone can be at risk on the Internet.

CIA Head: Personal Email Hack Epitomizes Cyber Dangers

October 27, 2015

CIA Director John Brennan said Tuesday he was "outraged" when a hacker broke into his personal email account, but added the attack highlights how everyone's personal data is vulnerable on the Internet.

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