Featured Article: The Interagency Challenge of Biosecurity…



Featured Article: The Interagency Challenge of Biosecurity…
Featured article: The Interagency Challenge of Biosecurity in Dual-Use Research by Matthew J. Moakler On October 17, 2014, the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy announced a funding pause for “gain-of-function” research (i.e., research that increases an organism’s ability to cause disease) in order to conduct a study… Read More

IRS interested in interagency threat sharing



IRS interested in interagency threat sharing
The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is looking to partner with state tax authorities, financial institutions, tax preparers, and other entities to prevent fraudulent tax returns this filing season, using interagency threat sharing to stay ahead of cybercriminals. “When we’re dealing with reduced resources at the IRS, we’ve had to do… Read More

News You Can Use: 01/23/18



News You Can Use: 01/23/18
National Security Trump signs bill renewing NSA’s internet surveillance program, Reuters Mattis: Pentagon Shifting Focus to Great Power Competition — ‘Not Terrorism’, Defense One McMaster makes his pick to replace Powell on the NSC, Politico U.S. Air Force Weighs International Squadrons to Strike Terror Targets, The Wall Street Journal The… Read More

Rousseau briefs on CIA at InterAgency Brown-Bag Lecture



Rousseau briefs on CIA at InterAgency Brown-Bag Lecture
Mr. Kevin Rousseau, U.S. Army Command and General Staff College Distinguished Chair for National Intelligence Studies, conducted a presentation on the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) in the latest InterAgency Brown-Bag Lecture Jan. 18, in the Eisenhower Auditorium of the Lewis and Clark Center on Fort Leavenworth. Rousseau briefed on the… Read More

Africom tool helps advance women, peace, and security



Africom tool helps advance women, peace, and security
A new tool recently developed by U.S. Africa Command (Africom) is being used to measure progress in advancing women, peace, and security (WPS). The assessment tool was developed by Cori Fleser, Africom’s gender advisor, to better integrate WPS efforts into Africom’s security cooperation activities. Africom has made strides to better… Read More

Featured Article: Cyber Attacks The New WMD Challenge to the Interagency



Featured Article: Cyber Attacks The New WMD Challenge to the Interagency
Featured article: Cyber Attacks The New WMD Challenge to the Interagency by Quan Hai T. Lu The President of the United States recently said that “cyber threat is one of the most serious economic and national security challenges we face as a nation.” Advances in transistor design and integrated circuits… Read More

News You Can Use: 01/12/18



News You Can Use: 01/12/18
National Security The motivation behind Trump’s immigration policy, Brookings The World According to H.R. McMaster, The Atlantic US lag in tech, national security race against China could worsen under Trump, Stars and Stripes Border Agents Are Searching Through More Travelers’ Devices Than Ever, Nextgov Fearing ‘Breaking Point,’ Border Security Officials… Read More

InterAgency Brown-Bag Lecture – January 18



InterAgency Brown-Bag Lecture – January 18
The sixth presentation of the InterAgency Brown-Bag Lecture Series will be conducted at 12:30 p.m., Jan. 18 in the Eisenhower Auditorium in the Lewis and Clark Center on Fort Leavenworth. Mr. Kevin Rousseau, the CGSC Distinguished Chair for National Intelligence Studies and a member of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA),… Read More