Extremism and Counter Extremism Country Reports

Larry Snow with the Secure Transportation and Executive Protection News podcast for Wednesday, June 20th, 2018.

In Terrorism News

From CounterExtremism.Com

The Counter Extremism Project

Extremism is a global problem. CEP’s Areas of Operation map includes comprehensive reports detailing the history of extremist movements, major terror attacks, and counter-extremism measures country by country. You can click on a country to learn more about the phenomena of radicalization and foreign fighters, extremism and terrorist movements, and domestic and international counter-extremism initiatives.

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In Cybersecurity news

From the Hacker News

Email Phishers Using A Simple Way to Bypass MS Office 365 Protection

Security researchers have been warning about a simple technique that cyber criminals and email scammers are using in the wild to bypass most AI-powered phishing detection mechanisms implemented by widely used email services and web security scanners. 

Essentially, the ZeroFont attack makes it possible to display one message to the anti-phishing filters and another to the end user.

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Business of Executive Protection News

From The Verge

Instagram reportedly launching ‘IGTV’ video hub for online creators later today

According to multiple reports, Instagram is launching a new video venture later today: a new hub for longer-form content that’s designed to compete with videos from YouTube creators. TechCrunch reports that the hub will be named “IGTV” and will be part of the Instagram app’s Explore tab. The videos will be vertically orientated, full-screen, up to 4K resolution, and as long as 60 minutes (instead of the current limit of 60 seconds).

If you are on Instagram considering following the ISDA @isdacenter.

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From ISDACenter.Org

ISDA Member Spotlight

Zachary Rugen has been in the security industry for nearly a decade. He began his career in nightclubs & bars in 2009, and currently consults/manages security staffs for multiple venues. In 2014, Mr. Rugen transitioned into domestic and international protective services, security consulting, and events management. Representing multiple Fortune 500 companies in various forms of protective services. Enhancing his understanding of the importance of customer relations between security personnel and their clients. 

For more information and to connect with Mr. Rugen go to securitydriver.com/articles.


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