Homeland Security

Elbit Systems UK Demonstrates Hermes 900 Maritime Search and Rescue Flights for the Maritime and Coastguard Agency

Hermes 900 was able to fly in unsegregated and uncontrolled airspace in full alignment with the UK Civil Aviation Authority LONDON, Sept. 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Elbit Systems' Hermes 900 Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) recently successfully completed a series of fli...

2020-09-11 17:36 10288

IEP: Over one billion people at threat of being displaced by 2050 due to environmental change, conflict and civil unrest

LONDON, Sept. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Today marks the launch of the inaugural Ecological Threat Register (ETR), that measures the ecological threats countries are currently facing and provides projections to 2050. The report uniquely combines measures of resilience with the most comprehensive ec...

2020-09-09 12:00 2056

Herta Awarded the Highly Competitive "COVID-19 Response Seal of Excellence" From the European Commission

BARCELONA, Spain, June 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- In May 2020, Herta was awarded with theCOVID-19 Seal of Excellence certificate delivered by the European Commission (EC) for the project AWARE. Seal Of...

2020-06-18 00:31 1346

Global Peace Index: Global Peacefulness Falls With Sustained Rise in Civil Unrest in the Last Decade and Is Set to Worsen as Economic Impact of COVID-19 Takes Hold

LONDON, June 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Today marks the launch of the 14th edition of the Global Peace Index from the international think-tank the Institute for Economics & Peace (IEP). Key results * Civil unrest has doubled since 2011 – 96 countries recorded a vi...

2020-06-10 12:00 1300

Unobtrusive Surveillance With Drone Bird

Hiding in plain sight: that is the hallmark of AVES Series 1 ENSCHEDE, The Netherlands, May 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Drone Bird Company is a world champion in building drone birds. After 30 years of research and development of various fixed-wing and flapping-wing drone birds, the company is ...

2020-05-14 21:00 2736

Coping With the Coronavirus, Rambam Healthcare Campus in Israel Joins Forces With Elbit Systems to Deploy a Management & Control Technology

HAIFA, Israel, April 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Rambam Healthcare Campus ("Rambam") inHaifa, Israel starts operating EX-TEAMS, a cellular based management and control system that was jointly developed with Elbit Systems. EX-TEAMS is based on an Elbit Systems' Command & Control (C2) technology th...

2020-04-06 22:19 1189

Stena Bulk Performs a Test Running an MR Tanker on 100% biofuel

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, March 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- During the coming weeks Stena Bulk will perform a test running an MR tanker on 100% biofuel.  The fuel is the MR1-100 bio-fuel oil, produced from used cooking oil and supplied by GoodFuels  in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. It has been bunkered ont...

2020-03-27 21:33 1791

DERMALOG - First Tenprint Scanner to Receive BSI Security Certification

BONN and HAMBURG, Germany, March 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The German Federal Office for Information Security (BSI) has set a standard for the security of fingerprint scanners in all government applications. According to the BSI's Common Criteria PAD (Presentation Attack Detection), all fingerprin...

2020-03-24 21:53 1308

IBM X-Force: Stolen Credentials and Vulnerabilities Weaponized Against Businesses in 2019

Consumer Tech Brands Caught in Crossfire of Phishing Attacks; Misconfigurations Accounted for Over 85% of Exposed Records; Banking Trojans and Ransomware Form Strong Bond CAMBRIDGE, Massachusetts, Feb. 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) Security today released theIBM X-Force Threat Intelli...

2020-02-11 19:00 6122

IN Groupe Announces the Acquisition of Nexus To Strengthen Its Position at the Heart of the Identity Value Chain in Europe

PARIS, Feb. 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- IN Groupe (formerly Imprimerie Nationale), a world specialist in identity and secure digital services, entered into a share purchase agreement, as ofFebruary 2020, to acquire Nexus the European leader in enabling trusted digital identities for people and things...

2020-02-04 21:17 810

Biometric Border Control From DERMALOG in Thailand

Thailand is one of the most popular travel destinations in the world. Millions of people are coming to the Southeast Asian country every year. To make Thailand's borders more secure and more efficient, DERMALOG from Germany has supplied the Thai Immigration Bureau with a new biometric system. BAN...

2020-01-29 20:42 753

Elbit Systems Successfully Demonstrates High-Altitude High-Precision Aerial Firefighting Solution

HAIFA, Israel, Jan. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Elbit Systems completed a successful field demonstration of its patented Hydrop system, an innovative solution enabling high-altitude high-precision aerial firefighting. The field demonstration took place recently as part of an exercise led by theIsrae...

2020-01-21 20:25 666

H.H. Sheikh Hamdan Honours the 27th Batch of Dubai Police Academy Cadets During Graduation Ceremony

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Jan. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The graduation ceremony of the 27th batch of Dubai Police Academy officers was held recently in the presence of His Highness (H.H.) SheikhHamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai. The gala ceremony took place at th...

2020-01-17 01:40 965

CanAm Issues Statement on EB-5 Immigrant Program Modernization Final Rule: Minimum Investment Increases to $900,000

TAIPEI, Jan. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- CanAm Enterprises announces that, with the amendment by U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) of its policy guidance to align with the EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program Modernization Final Rule, which became effective onNovember 21, 2019, the EB-5 I...

2020-01-15 09:00 701

Cellebrite Acquires BlackBag Technologies and solidifies its position as the global leader in Integrated Digital Intelligence Solutions

The acquisition adds a key building block to Cellebrite's portfolio and sets another milestone in its strategic expansion as the global leader in providing industry-leading products to now offering a comprehensive all in one platform of Integrated Digital Intelligence Solutions PETAH TIKVA,...

2020-01-14 20:55 538

2019 Global Terrorism Index: Deaths From Terrorism Halved in the Last Four Years, but Number of Countries Affected by Terrorism is Growing

LONDON, Nov. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- * Deaths from terrorism have decreased by 15.2 per cent in 2018 to 15,952 globally. This is the fourth consecutive year of improvement. * The Taliban has overtaken ISIL to become the deadliest terrorist group in the world, recording a 71 per cent increase...

2019-11-20 13:00 1749

International Peacemaker Professor Padraig O'Malley Receives Prestigious Henley & Partners Global Citizen Award

LONDON, Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- International peacemaker Prof. Dr. Padraig O'Malley has been named by Henley & Partners as the 2019 recipient of its Global Citizen Award , an annual tribute that honors ...

2019-11-14 04:00 795

Raytheon and Korean Air partner on Multiple-Intelligence Aircraft for Republic of Korea Air Force

Team will offer advanced ISTAR system tailored to ROKAF mission SEOUL, South Korea, Oct. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and Korean Air signed an exclusive collaboration agreement at the Seoul International Aerospace and Defense Exhibition earlier today to pursue the Repub...

2019-10-15 14:00 5821

Final Rule Announced: Increased EB-5 Investments to $900,000 and $1.8 Million Starting November 21, 2019

WASHINGTON, July 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Citizen and Immigration Services (USCIS) will publish the Final Rule containing new EB-5 regulations onJuly 24, to go into effect onNovember 21, 2019. The Final Rule ...

2019-07-24 05:39 1541

2018 Seoul International Invention Fair: Majority of Awards Given to Safety and Hygiene Inventions

- 606 inventions from 33 countries, including France and the U.S.A. -10 grand prize winners with one invention related to oral antibiotics SEOUL, South Korea, Dec. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- On December 9, the Korea Invention Promotion Association (KIPA) announced the hygiene and safety-related in...

2018-12-12 13:22 1161
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