US Secret Service


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Noun1.US Secret Service - the United States intelligence agency that protects current and former presidents and vice presidents and their immediate families and protects distinguished foreign visitorsUS Secret Service - the United States intelligence agency that protects current and former presidents and vice presidents and their immediate families and protects distinguished foreign visitors; detects and apprehends counterfeiters; suppresses forgery of government securities and documents
Department of Homeland Security, Homeland Security - the federal department that administers all matters relating to homeland security
United States intelligence agency - an intelligence service in the United States
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The US Secret service took to its Twitter account to inform about the incident.
The US Secret Service monitors the short, fast messages in search of security targets and has put out a request for proposals on a software system that can analyze social-media data with the ability to "detect sarcasm and false positives," reports Sophie Curtis for the Telegraph.
The news comes after it was revealed a letter addressed to President Barack Obama that contained a "suspicious substance" has been intercepted by the US Secret Service.
Washington -- A US Secret Service agent had mistakenly discharged his gun near Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad during his visit to New York City in 2006.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- The US Secret Service is once again uncomfortably in the limelight: Homeland Security has initiated a probe into a reported lapse in confidentiality where two computer files were 'lost' on the Washington, DC, subway system.
The US Secret Service give exceptionally high marks to its partnership with the operational units of Bulgaria's Interior Ministry.
Summary: The US Secret Service has tightened its rules in the wake of allegations that agents consorted with prostitutes in Colombia.
ELEVEN US secret service agents have been sent home and five army staff confined to their barracks over a prostitute scandal.
A recent study released by the US Secret Service and CERT indicates that a substantial network security threat actually initiates from within.
The US Secret Service is investigating a report that a hand grenade was thrown at President Bush during his visit to the former Soviet republic of Georgia.
The visit to Scotland by the US secret service was unscheduled.
The US Secret Service has turned to computer forensics in a bid to track down a computer hacker who has gained access to around eight million Visa International and MasterCard International accounts.