Tag: Homeland Security

Homeland Security Arrests Bitcoin Company CEO for Alleged Money Laundering

There is never a boring day in the world of cryptocurrency. The CEO of Bitcoin Inc mentioned on Twitter that he had been arrested in his home by the Department of Homeland Security. According to the information shared with us, this arrest is the direct result of a Bitcoin transaction dating back to November of 2016. For now, he has been released on a personal recognizance bond. The Story of The Bitcoin Inc …
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DHS Issues Public Warning on Hackers Targeting US Public Infrastructure

Whenever a US agency launches a public warning regarding an imminent threat, people need to heed the government’s words. Most recently, there has been growing concern over hackers targeting local energy and industrial firms. If any of these attacks were successful, the US public infrastructure would be affected in a severe manner. We can only hope things don’t unravel to such a degree, although it is still a very real possibility. US Public Infrastructure is at …
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Homeland Security Wants Social Media Information of US Travelers

Privacy should be a matter near and dear to all of our hearts. But if it were up to US Customs, that is changing shortly. The institution proposed forcing travelers to give up their social media account details when traveling. It is anybody’s guess as to why this would matter to them, but it is safe to say this is another so-called “anti-terrorism” precaution. Travelling To The US Becomes Less …
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Future Generations of Cyber Security Experts Need To Think Like A Hacker

In this day and age of hackers and Internet criminals, security experts are faced with serious hurdles to prevent these attacks from happening, instead of cleaning up the mess afterwards. A new initiative will help security experts think like hackers, in an attempt to step up cyber security all over the world. Learning To Think Like A Hacker One of the best ways to solve any criminal case in the …
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