Recent Breaches Raise Fears of Voting System Hacks

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Best Practices’ considered for state and local election officials

In an already topsy-turvy presidential campaign, the recent breaches of Democratic Party computer networks have fueled fears about potential foreign meddling and raised questions about how secure the electronic systems that record and tally votes across the country are from sophisticated hackers.

For years, computer […]

By |August 7th, 2016|2016|2 Comments

HOMELAND SECURITY: Hillary Clinton Posted Names of Hidden Intelligence Officials On Her Email

by PATRICK HOWLEY2 Jun 20165,196


Hillary Clinton posted and shared the names of concealed U.S. intelligence officials on her unprotected email system.

Federal records reveal that Clinton swapped these highly classified names on an email account that was vulnerable to attack and was breached repeatedly by Russia-linked hacker attempts. These new revelations — […]

By |June 4th, 2016|2016|0 Comments

Homeland Security chairman: ‘Gaping holes’ on refugees

By Julian Hattem – 11/15/15 11:36 AM EST

The head of the House Homeland Security Committee warned on Sunday that “gaping holes” within U.S. defenses make the nation vulnerable to attacks similar to Friday’s violence in Paris.

“There are a lot of holes — gaping holes,” Rep. Michael McCaul (R-Texas) said on NBC’s “Meet the Press.”

“We have […]

By |November 16th, 2015|islamic Jihad|0 Comments

Cybersecurity bill could ‘sweep away’ internet users’ privacy, agency warns

Sam Thielman

Homeland Security admits Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act raises concerns while corporations and data brokers lobby for bill as it returns to Senate

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) on Monday said a controversial new surveillance bill could sweep away “important privacy protections”, a move that bodes ill for the measure’s return to the floor of […]

By |August 5th, 2015|Homeland Security|0 Comments

Ridgewood Police Participate in Community Policing /Homeland Security Public – Private Partnership initiative


Ridgewood NJ , As part of our Community Policing /Homeland Security Public – Private Partnership initiative, the Ridgewood Police Department in conjunction with NJ Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness hosted a Security Awareness program on Wednesday 5/27/15.

The program, Security Awareness and Vigilance for Everyone (S.A.V.E.) brought together approximately 55 law enforcement, public safety and […]

By |June 1st, 2015|village of ridgewood|3 Comments

DHS Chief Promises Improvements After Show Blasts ‘Dysfunctional’ Department

By Eric Katz
April 6, 2015

The Homeland Security Department is a bloated bureaucracy, too large and disparate to effectively manage as one entity.

Such was the takeaway from a report on 60 Minutes, the famed news magazine program on CBS. The report focused on a series of interviews with DHS Secretary Jeh Johnson, who defended the department […]

By |April 30th, 2015|big government|1 Comment

U.S. Congress questions plan to admit Syrian refugees

U.S. Congress questions plan to admit Syrian refugees


WASHINGTON Thu Jan 29, 2015 6:03pm EST

(Reuters) – The Republican-led House Committee on Homeland Security is challenging an Obama administration plan to admit Syrian refugees to the United States, saying it could allow potential terrorists to sneak into the country.

In a letter sent to the White […]

By |February 18th, 2015|DHS, Homeland Security|0 Comments

U.S. utility’s control system was hacked, says Homeland Security

U.S. utility’s control system was hacked, says Homeland SecurityBy Jim FinkleBOSTON (Reuters) – A sophisticated hacking group recently attacked a U.S. public utility and compromised its control system network, but there was no evidence that the utility’s operations were affected, according to the Department of Homeland Security.DHS did not identify the utility in a report […]

By |May 21st, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Homeland Security Exercise Targets “Free Americans Against Socialist Tyranny”

Homeland Security Exercise Targets “Free Americans Against Socialist Tyranny”

Leaked documents reveal plan to counter online dissent during martial law

Paul Joseph Watson
March 24, 2014

Leaked Homeland Security documents obtained by Infowars reveal details of a joint DHS/FEMA national exercise set to take place this week, one of the components of which revolves around an effort to counter […]

By |March 25th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Homeland Security blocks road salt delivery for New Jersey

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Homeland Security blocks road salt delivery for New Jersey 

NJ salt shortage continues

Posted: Feb 17, 2014 5:57 PM ESTUpdated: Feb 18, 2014 9:07 AM EST

The salt shortage persists in New Jersey. Officials have failed to get permission for a barge with 40 tons of salt to set sail for the tristate […]

By |February 18th, 2014|Uncategorized|7 Comments