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Novetta Recognized for National Security Efforts Under NCIS RISER Program; Bill Dorr, Kevin Heald Quoted

Kevin Heald, VP of Information Explotation for Novetta

Novetta has been recognized by the Naval Criminal Investigative Service (NCIS) Technical Services Field Office Identity Activities Branch (TSFO-IA) for the company’s contributions to the RISER Program, which won “Best Technical Advancement” during the FedID awards. RISER is Government-off-the-Shelf (GOTS) software for rapid ingestion of biometric data from fingerprint cards. 

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FBI, State Dept Join Illegal Diamond Trade & Threat Financing Forum

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The FBI and the State Department are helping to lead a global law enforcement forum on diamond trafficking, illegal trade and threat financing which will run until Thursday. The FBI said Tuesday the Europol-hosted forum will focus on the use of diamonds for trade-based money laundering, crime financing and other illegal purposes. “Europol is interested in …

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DOJ Starts Cyber Prosecution Training Program, Targeting Govt-Sponsored Hackers; John Carlin Comments

The Justice Department is training nearly 100 federal prosecutors to try cases against state-sponsored cyber attackers in criminal courts, Defense News reports. Adam Roston writes DOJ recently launched the National Security Cyber Specialist network under its national security division. John Carlin, the division’s principal deputy assistant attorney general, told Defense …

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