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DHS S&T Announces Dual Licensing of Transition to Practice Program Technologies

DHS S&T today announced that for the first time two of its Transition to Practice (TTP) program cybersecurity technologies have been commercialized simultaneously by a single company.
20-Sep-2017 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Surface Transportation Security – Soft Target, Hard Problem


S&T’s Surface Transportation Explosives Threat Detection (STETD) Program is working to provide the surface transportation end-user community with the capability to screen for potential threat items at the speed of the traveling public.
20-Sep-2017 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

DHS S&T Awards $4.8 Million to Center for Innovative Technology to Enhance Smart Cities

DHS S&T announced today a $4.8 million contract award to the Center for Innovative Technology (CIT) of Herndon, Virginia, to apply cutting-edge Internet of Things (IoT) technologies to first responders and the commercial marketplace.
18-Sep-2017 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

DHS S&T Awards $640K to the Critical Infrastructure Resilience Institute for Supply Chain Cyber-Threats Research

DHS S&T today announced a $640,000 award to the Critical Infrastructure Resilience Institute (CIRI) for research into prepositioned cyber-threats in mobile devices that originate in the supply chain.
14-Sep-2017 2:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Storm Surge Prediction Tool Helps Emergency Managers Prepare


ADCIRC, combined with meteorological forecasts like rain, atmospheric pressure and wind forecasts, predicts flooding threats, allowing decision makers to make better decisions about response efforts, before severe weather occurs.
14-Sep-2017 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

S&T and the Pentagon are Changing K-9 Bomb Detection


DHS S&T partnered with the Pentagon Force Protection Agency to assist in developing a training initiative to add person-borne improvised explosive device detection capabilities to their canine teams.
13-Sep-2017 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Attention Small Business Owners! Let’s Chat!


If you are a small business, women-owned small business, disadvantage small business we want to work with you. Join us September 28 at 1 p.m. on our Facebook page for a Facebook Live Tech Talk.
7-Sep-2017 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

DHS S&T Awards $8.6 Million for Five Mobile Application Security R&D Projects

DHS S&T has awarded funding to five research and development (R&D) projects that will enhance the secure use of mobile applications (apps) for the federal government.
6-Sep-2017 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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“Virtual Internet” Tests Software Solutions for Real World Problems


Developed by the Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate’s (S&T) Cyber Security Division (CSD), the DETER testbed, described as the “Internet in a box” or a “virtual Internet,” provides a safe and secure option...
21-Oct-2014 2:40 PM EDT

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