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House Appropriator’s Report Recommends Greater Committee Oversight of DHS Cyber

Ruppersberger is encouraging his colleagues to exercise greater oversight and work more closely with the authorizing committees to ensure the department is positioned to tackle cyber threats ranging from election security to attacks on the electric grid.

Acting ICE Director Homan Announces Retirement

He was nominated to permanently fill the role in November but has not been confirmed by the Senate.

House Intel Committee Report Recommends Congress Update FISA to Cover Cyber Actors

It also states that adding malicious cyber actors to the definition of "foreign power" would allow the intelligence committee to target cyber groups without having to connect them to terrorist organizations or foreign governments.

Foreign Student Population Declines, Says ICE, Including ‘Stark Declines’ from Saudi Arabia, South Korea

South America saw the largest growth in international students coming to the U.S. to study. The number of Brazilian and Argentinean students increased by 13.1 percent and 6.7 percent, respectively.

GAO: DHS and HHS Need to Take More Steps to Monitor Unaccompanied Children

The number of these children taken into custody by DHS and placed in ORR's care rose from about 6,600 in fiscal year 2011 to nearly 57,500 in fiscal year 2014, many coming from Central America.

GAO’s Annual Report Identifies 68 New Actions to Improve Government Efficiency

Report includes a recommendation that the Coast Guard close boat stations that provide unnecessarily duplicative search-and-rescue coverage.

Whose Responsibility is it to Confront Terrorism Online?

Over the past decade, foreign terrorists command and capability in the digital sphere has drastically evolved. But our responses to this have not adapted with the same efficiency.

Islamic State Propaganda Machine Taken Down by Joint Law Enforcement Effort

The takedown operation, coordinated by the European Union Internet Referral Unit (EU IRU) within the European Counter Terrorism Centre, hindered IS’s central capability to broadcast terrorist material for an undetermined period of time.
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