counter terror


WATCH: TSA under fire for covert in-flight surveillance programme

Watch the video to find out why the US Transport Security Administration is being widely criticised by civil rights groups after a covert monitoring programme came to light in the US media. Read More

WATCH: Ex-Homeland Security chief Michael Chertoff on “multiplying” national security threats

IFSEC TV managed to catch up with Chertoff, also co-founder and executive chairman of The Chertoff Group, to hear more of his views on cyber, terror and other threats to homeland security. Read More

Why behavioural detection is crucial for identifying hostile intent

Behavioural detection is not limited to the aviation industry. It can be implemented across society, from supermarkets and banks to railway stations and tourist attractions. Read More

Rise in Terrorism 3.0 making global security more challenging

Governments must adapt their techniques to tackle a new kind of terror threat, a leading expert has warned. Read More

Theresa May calls for new EU security treaty but status quo could be expensive to maintain

Theresa May has set out the government’s plans for a new framework for cooperation on security and defence once the […] Read More

How the world is responding to the vehicle ramming threat

From facial recognition systems on trains to lightweight crash-resisted barriers, Iain Moran, high security consultant at ATG Access, examines the measures being put in place to adapt to changing terror tactics. Read More

Suicide bombing, soft targets and active shooters to feature in counter terror programme

The UK Certified Counter Terrorism Practitioner (CCTP) programme will take place from Tuesday 6 to Thursday 8 February 2018. Read More

Watch: Irish border conundrum and other Brexit security risks

From Europol membership to the Schengen Information System, the UK might lose access to myriad collaborative security tools. This video outlines several concerns about UK security post-Brexit that persist despite the deal struck last week. Read More

Watch: How ISIS terrorists could use drones to disperse viruses over western cities

There’s a very real threat that terrorists could engage in biological warfare by spreading viruses across populated areas using drones, Europe's most senior terrorism expert has warned. Read More

Failure rate of US airport security screenings is higher than 70%

Undercover officers passed through checkpoints with mock knives, guns and explosives undetected, the House Homeland Security Committee heard. Read More



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