Author: Scott Harvey

Islamic State and a Pattern of Violence

A new background report from the National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism (START) at the University of Maryland provides a detailed breakdown of the history of attacks by ISIL predecessors, affiliates, and inspired persons. The Islamic State has gathered an international following, with affiliate groups popping...

National K12 Cybersecurity Education Conference

The National K12 Cybersecurity Education Conference will being on October 6, 2016 in Arlington, Virginia. The importance of cybersecurity in nearly all aspects of homeland defense and security cannot be understated, and a new generation of security professionals need the proper training and opportunities to meet future challenges. The National K12...

August Terror Threat Snapshot

The House Homeland Security Committee has released its August “Terror Threat Snapshot,” a monthly update on the latest terror threat assessment in the US and around the world. Included in the “Snapshot” are arrest reports in the past month, disrupted plots from around the globe, and highlights about prominent terrorist groups....