Homeland Security Plans Virtual World Terror Attack Simulators

6a00d8341c4df253ef00e54f6667bd8833-800wi The next major threat to American homeland security could come in the form of a virtual simulation if the Department of Homeland Security follows through on a recently announced plan.

DHS, the government department responsible for protecting Americans from terrorism and major disasters at home, has expressed a deep interest in using virtual worlds to train first responders and disaster management officials.

Pixels and Policy takes a look at the proposed program below.

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