iOS app Android app

Bruce Schneier

Is Visa Waiver Program a Pipeline for Terrorism?

Georgianne Nienaber | Posted 11.02.2014 | Politics
Georgianne Nienaber

There is no doubt that the Visa Waiver Program merits a national discussion free from partisan politics. Terrorists have already used the VWP to gain access to soft targets. Whether additional security measures would have prevented their entry is the $64 million question.

Do You Trust Internet-Connected Appliances Enough To Let Them Run Your Home?

Tarun Wadhwa | Posted 03.26.2014 | Technology
Tarun Wadhwa

The idea that household appliances need Internet-connected capabilities has always seemed over the top. The products are finally becoming practical. However, before these technologies become mainstream the industry will need to address a major issue: Can they convince consumers that these devices are secure and non-invasive?

Matt Sledge

'NSA Wasn't Forthcoming,' So A Computer Expert Briefed Congress Instead

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sledge | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

A computer cryptography expert revealed that he met Thursday with members of Congress to explain Edward Snowden's revelations about the National Secur...

The Boston Marathon: It's Human Nature Not to 'Keep Calm'

Samantha Paige Rosen | Posted 06.17.2013 | Crime
Samantha Paige Rosen

The American people are free, independent, strong, and collaborative. We fight for each other and we help each other. We can be scared, angry, sad, hurt, we can even overreact if we want to. And not one of those emotions should be equated with defeatism.

WATCH: Who's Responsible For These Bad TSA Agents?

Christopher Elliott | Posted 06.02.2012 | Travel
Christopher Elliott

Like Alan Rickman in "Die Hard" or Jack Nicholson in "A Few Good Men," the fine men and women of the TSA -- mostly the men, actually -- are really good at being bad.

Andrea Stone

'Security Theater': 8 Ways Washington Spends Money Without Making You Safer

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrea Stone | Posted 02.01.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The good news first. Government homeland security agencies are moving toward a more rational, risk-based system of protection. Now th...