TITLE

DICOS Enables Commercialized Research

AUTHOR(S)
Massey, Harry
PUB. DATE
October 2013
SOURCE
Electroindustry;Oct2013, Vol. 18 Issue 10, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the importance of the Digital Imaging and Communications in Security (DICOS) standard in evaluating and testing technology for airport security by the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). The standard allows equipment users to install or upgrade devices that are manufactured by multiple companies to conform to widely accepted standards.
ACCESSION #
91273768

 

Related Articles

  • DHS IG Says TSA Compromised Covert Testing Methods.  // Defense Daily;4/16/2009, Vol. 242 Issue 11, p4 

    The article reports that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's (DHS) Inspector General (IG) has announced that 2006 covert testing of airport access control systems was compromised. A recent report by DHS IG said that the 2006 testing was compromised by officials from the Transportation...

  • Security Shortlines.  // Air Safety Week;6/8/2009, Vol. 23 Issue 23, p12 

    The article presents news briefs about security measures related to commercial aeronautics. U.S. House lawmakers are taking up legislation that would forbid the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) from screening airline passengers by using whole-body imaging machines. The U.S....

  • Recommendations for Executive Action.  // GAO Reports;10/31/2011, p32 

    The article focuses on the recommendations provided by the secretary of Homeland Security to the assistant secretary for the Transportation Security Administration (TSA).

  • [6] TSA Lacks Comprehensive Program To Monitor Airport Security Breaches, IG Says.  // Defense Daily;5/15/2012, Vol. 254 Issue 32, p6 

    The article focuses on the lack of comprehensive program to monitor airport security breaches on part of the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA). The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Inspector General's (IG) office stated that the reporting, tracking and correction with...

  • Is the TSA Going Too Far With Airport Security? McNeill, Jena Baker // U.S. News Digital Weekly;12/17/2010, Vol. 2 Issue 50, p10 

    The author criticizes the full-body scan or aggressive pat-down as part of routine screening being implemented at airports by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security through the Transportation Security Administration (TSA). She argues that pat-downs make both travelers and TSA officers...

  • Transportation Security Administration's Processes for Designating and Releasing Sensitive Security Information. Larence, Eileen R. // GAO Reports;12/ 3/2007, p1 

    The article assesses the process of designating and releasing sensitive security information (SSI) in the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA). TSA forbids disclosure of information obtained or developed in security activities, and maybe generated by other Department of Homeland...

  • Test of Biometric Exit Procedures.  // Airport Security Report;6/17/2009, Vol. 17 Issue 12, p2 

    The article reports that biometrics like digital fingerprints and photographs are being collected from non-U.S. citizens departing the U.S. by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS). The collection program is part of a pilot program at two U.S. airports, and allows DHS to determine more...

  • Biometric Airport and Seaport Exit Procedures Opposed.  // Airport Security Report;5/7/2008, Vol. 16 Issue 9, p5 

    The article considers the reaction of the airline industry to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's (DHS) notice of proposed rulemaking that would establish biometric exit procedures at all U.S airports and seaports of departure. The proposed rule would require commercial air carriers and...

  • S&T, National Labs, TSA Doing Systems Analysis To Model Checkpoints. Biesecker, Calvin // Defense Daily;1/25/2011, Vol. 249 Issue 15, p4 

    The article reports that the Science and Technology (S&T) Directorate at the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), the U.S. Transportation Security Administration, and the U.S. Energy Department's national laboratories are conducting a strategic analysis of airport checkpoints to create a...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of NEW JERSEY STATE LIBRARY

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics