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Government Security News August Digital Edition


GSN August 2016 Digital NEWS 4 5 7 10 12 14 15 18 20 22 24 28 Smart-mapping leader Esri releases robust collection of Web maps that forecast data into vivid stream-flow throughout the continental U.S. IntraLogic Solutions to announce first ever National Common Operating Picture (COP) platform for first responders allowing immediate 9-1-1 notification Senators Grassley/Leahy, press federal investigators on breach of Democratic National Committee Cypherpath, Quali partnership provides portable containerized infrastructures that support virtual sand boxes and cyber ranges GSN Airport, Seaport, Border Security Awards Program: Telos Corp wins “Best Biometric Identification/Authentication” Cellebrite introduces UFED Touch2 platform for standalone mobile Forensic solutions Controp’s airborne EO/IR Surveillance Camera payload protects Olympic games ECN acquires MIR3, extends SaaS-based unified critical communications platform to enterprise clients Climate Change – This is what it’s going to look like! A dispatch from Baton Rouge from George Lane, GSN Columnist Convy on Net-Centric Security – Securing the Internet of Things HID Global releases mid-year update on top trends for secure identity Forescout describes security challenges of handling both Republication and Democratic National Conventions 2

Edition Table of Contents FEATURES SPECIAL REPORT: Border Security/Immigration 30 31 32 Why the Department of Homeland Security should also end private prison contracts Donald Trump’s shortsighted immigration plans won’t secure the homeland Government sued for withholding records on immigration raids 33 35 36 37 Court order release of graphic photos of Arizona Border Patrol detection facilities 3M’s new ALPR software extends reach, delivers real-time actionable intelligence DevMynd obtains strategic investment from Motorola Solutions Albuquerque police fight violence with intelligence-led policing SPECIAL REPORT: Access Control/Biometric ID 39 3M’s Peter Smallridge discusses EU/US border security practices and need for improvement in border security management 41 LBsecure promotes best-of-class granular and layered security solutions for its clients within SAP 3