Acting No. 2 at Homeland Security latest to leave department
The acting deputy secretary of Homeland Security is leaving the department, the latest top-ranking DHS official to exit.
Google Will Now Let You Use Your Android Phone as a Physical Security Key
By now you should know that two-factor authentication is a vital and necessary component of good security hygiene. That said, the most common ways of getting 2FA codes usually involve text messages or authenticator apps, which aren’t always hacker-proof. But …
News Analysis: It’s Bibi’s Israel Now
In re-electing Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Israelis endorsed a politician who offered himself as the embodiment of stability and military and economic security.
Your Android phone’s volume key can unlock your Google account
Google just made two-step verification a little easier for Android users. Android phones running 7.0+ Nougat or newer can be used as a physical security key to confirm a user’s identity when logging into a Google account with the Chrome browser. When prompted…
Another Day, Another ‘Acting’ Cabinet Secretary as Trump Skirts Senate
President Trump has named a new “acting” cabinet secretary for Homeland Security, another in a series of temporary appointments that avoid a confirmation fight with Congress.
Standardized Test Companies Scramble to Fix Weaknesses After College Admissions Scandal
Standardized testing companies said they were reviewing security procedures and reconsidering special-needs arrangements that allowed cheating to occur.