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DHS S&T Announces Commercialization of Malware Detection Technology

DHS S&T today announced the transition of a malware detection technology to the commercial marketplace as a result of its participation in the S&T’s Transition to Practice (TTP) program.
28-Apr-2017 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

DHS S&T Opens New Explosives Detection Lab

Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate officially opened a new Test & Evaluation Laboratory building at the Transportation Security Laboratory (TSL).
28-Apr-2017 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Stopping Attacks That Disrupt Voice Communications

The DHS Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) is working to make sure telephony denial of service attacks cannot disrupt critical phone systems
28-Apr-2017 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Long Range AUV Will Help Coast Guard "See" and Respond to Ocean Spills and Disasters Faster


We are creating robotic systems that are small, mobile, connected, and enduring, making them a perfect match for the remote Arctic to give the USCG the ability to understand an incident while there is still time to react.
7-Apr-2017 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

New Training System Improves Airport Screening Efficiency

Enter ScreenADAPT®, an advanced X-ray image analysis training system that examines TSO performance based on the latest in visual search research and uses eye-tracking technology to examine visual search performance.
4-Apr-2017 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

DHS Announces $35M Funding Opportunity for New Center of Excellence in Cross-Border Threat Screening and Supply Chain Defense

Accredited United States colleges and universities may submit proposals as the Center lead or as an individual partner to work with the lead institution in support of the Center’s activities.
20-Mar-2017 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Join the Conversation on the SAFETY Act and Commercial Facilities


Members of the DHS S&T SAFETY Act team will be available to answer your questions and provide specific guidance on applying for the program. We look forward to the discussion!
13-Mar-2017 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

DHS S&T Awards Applied Visions, Inc. $16.3M for Threat Management Tool

DHS S&T awarded Applied Visions, Inc. of Northport, New York a $16,339,743 contract to develop a Unified Threat Management (UTM) system that will help software developers better analyze code for cyber vulnerabilities.
9-Mar-2017 10:05 AM EST 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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