Balancing Good Cybersecurity and Healthcare Practices in the Digital Age

The health care field presents a number of challenges to effective cyber protection and defense.  Managing the competing interests of sharing information quickly to improve patient safety against the need to keep that same information secure from unauthorized disclosure, often in a resource scarce environment, means that numerous vulnerabilities exist that can be exploited by a range of malicious actors.

The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) and al-Qa'ida: Future Prospects

Over the past year, we have witnessed new threats from both ISIS and al-Qa’ida, beginning with the dramatic number of foreign fighters flocking to join the fight in Syria and Iraq, the spate of Homegrown Violent Extremist attacks in the fall and the more sophisticated attacks and plots in Europe at the start of this year.