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Government Security News February 2017 Digital Edition


NEWS GSN February 2017 Digital 4 6 10 11 17 18 26 26 27 28 36 Cyberbit’s ERD platform to help Infor detect malware that bypasses anti-virus More than 75% of crypto ransomware in 2016 came from Russian-speaking cybercriminal underground Law suits challenge “Muslim Ban” executive order, citing Constitutional guarantee of equal protection Chuck Brooks named winner of “Cybersecurity Marketer of the Year” Excellence Awards Amico Security launches next generation ANC composite fence system, receives M5.0 security rating Written testimony of DHS Secretary John F. Kelly for a House Committee on Homeland Security titled “End the Crisis: America’s Borders and Path to Security” Salient CRBT announces definitive agreement to acquire Information Innovators, Inc Federal experts agree that “Internet of Things” demands simple baked-in security Farpoint warns access control channel to suggest customers add anti-hacking measures, as Federal Trade Commission is now insisting on Cybersecurity protection Varex Imaging completes separation from Varian Medical Systems, lists on Nasdaq Stock Market Expansion of DMARC is critical to reducing spread of malicious emails, says Global Security Alliance, calling on Cyber companies to improve protections 2

Edition Table of Contents 37 38 39 Milestone release, enabling record-breaking performance for Xproduct users, delivers highest performing VMS ever, complete with new Cybersecurity focus Facial biometric boarding solution by Vision Box being tried at Schipol Airport Statement from Secretary Kelly on recent ICE enforcement actions FEATURES SPECIAL REPORT ON AIRPORT/AVIATION SECURITY 13 First 777-300ER in United’s fleet christened the “New Spirit of United” 14 15 16 Passenger advocacy group lists concerns before airline CEO’s meet with President Trump Southwest and NetJets Pilots urge President Trump to reverse NAI Foreign Carrier Permit British air traffic control provider tags Rohde and Schwarz for second voice system HOT TOPIC: OPINIONS ON IMMIGRATION 30 New Memos reveal harsh and unforgiving immigration road map, taking national backwords in guaranteeing due process and providing safe havens 31 32 33 Supreme Court hears case on shooting of 15-year old Sergio Hernandez by U.S. Border Patrol agent Abandoning priorities will make immigration enforcement work much harder “Expedited Removal” on noncitizens called for in President’s January 25 executive order 3