A new initiative kicks off today to evaluate the use of artificial intelligence and situational awareness technologies during critical incidents.
Research and Development
New and enhanced mobile phishing and content protection capabilities are being transitioned to the government and private-sector, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) announced today.
Cyber 20/20, Inc. of Newark, Delaware has been selected by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science & Technology Directorate (S&T) to develop security capabilities for financial services as part of S&T’s Silicon Valley Innovation Program (SVIP).
Today, DHS S&T is looking to equip drones with different sensors useful in search-and-rescue, reconnaissance, active shooter response, hostage rescue situations, and a myriad of border security scenarios.
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U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) Cybersecurity Division Director Douglas Maughan addresses how DHS is exploring the use of blockchain and distributed ledger technologies in research and development.
U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) Assistant Commandant for Acquisition, and Chief Acquisition Officer Rear Admiral Michael Haycock addresses the Coast Guard’s efforts to pursue technologies and solutions that have the greatest potential to enhance the service’s acquisition and mission execution.
The DHS Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) First Responder Technologies (R-Tech) program provides rapid technology solutions that address high-priority first responder capability gaps. R-Tech works with responders at every step and engages with industry, academia, national laboratories and the innovation community to ensure technology needs are met and exceeded.
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate's (S&T) investments have spurred growth in literature addressing terrorism prevention. S&T has delivered dozens of research products, fact sheets, evaluations, and capabilities to practitioners and the general public. This page will provide a full listing of all S&T terrorism prevention publications as they become available.
The Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) supports the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) terrorism prevention mission by conducting applied research and evaluation, transitioning new capabilities, and integrating scientifically derived knowledge into homeland security policies and activities to improve prevention approaches to violent extremism.