Questions loom about the new technology, like whether it has potential to keep travelers safe, or if it's just security theater.
How does the technology work, and what does it offer beyond the old stand by — a set of human eyes?
There was a time when the chugging of fax machines was heard in every office. No longer since e-mail and instant messaging services took over our lives. Even so, many of those big, industrial scanner/printer/copiers in offices also have built in fax machines. And a new study says those machines can be very easily hacked. […]
With so many reports about hacks and breaches, is security staff getting burnt out?
Plus, we take a look at how locals are reacting.
As the summer travel season gets under way, a look at hotel security. One of the largest providers of hotel locking systems recently updated a bug in its software after a security company found its key cards, used in 7 million hotel rooms, could be hacked. What are options for hotels trying to ensure that […]
Phone carriers can sell location data to third parties, and you can't opt out.
Amanda Ripley is the author of "The Unthinkable: Who Survives When Disaster Strikes — and Why?"
It was a great idea when it started. Now, it's become a bit of a joke.