counter terrorism

DHS looking to evolve biometrics systems

by Dave Nyczepir • 18 hours ago

The department issued a sources sought and request for information seeking to build out the forthcoming Homeland Advanced Recognition Technology system.

DARPA taps software company for terrorist threat modeling

by Carten Cordell • 1 year ago

An Arlington, Virginia, software company has been tasked with helping DARPA build data models to help predict future terrorist attacks.

DHS advocates ‘innovative’ public-private partnerships in fight against online extremism

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 2 years ago

A recently released Countering Violent Extremism Task Force report explores the components of a comprehensive government and private sector response.

Feds haven’t evaluated if efforts to counter extremism actually work, watchdog says

by Samantha Ehlinger • 2 years ago

The federal government has been working to counter violent extremism on and off line, but has been doing so without a way to measure if its overall effort is actually helping, a watchdog said in a recent report.

Inside the tech being used to combat ISIL online

by Chris Bing • 3 years ago

The State Department's Global Engagement Center is and will continue to look to Silicon Valley for talent and technology.

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