NATO cyberwar challenge: Establish rules of engagement

_________________________________________________________________________

GET THE FREE NATIONAL CYBER SECURITY APP FOR YOUR PHONE AND TABLET

android-app-on-google-play_svg

In a red brick building on a 19th-century Russian czarist military compound in Tallinn, Estonia, a team of cyber experts is analyzing the hacking of the Democratic National Committee and how a Western democracy can legally respond. Inside, the building is cutting-edge high-tech. These military officers, lawyers and cyber techies…


_________________________________________________________________________

GET THE FREE NATIONAL CYBER SECURITY APP FOR YOUR PHONE AND TABLET

android-app-on-google-play_svg

read more

Malaysia’s cyber warfare training targets 10,000 security professionals by 2020

_________________________________________________________________________

GET THE FREE NATIONAL CYBER SECURITY APP FOR YOUR PHONE AND TABLET

android-app-on-google-play_svg

Malaysia’s Science, Technology and Innovation ministry (MOSTI) has launched Cyber Range Malaysia, a virtual environment used for cyber technology development and cyber warfare training. “With the launch of Cyber Range Malaysia, organisations can now utilise state-of-the-art facilities to simulate cyber-attacks,” said MOSTI minister YB. Datuk Seri Panglima Madius Tangau, during…


_________________________________________________________________________

GET THE FREE NATIONAL CYBER SECURITY APP FOR YOUR PHONE AND TABLET

android-app-on-google-play_svg

read more

Bisiness rivals commit most cyber crimes

_________________________________________________________________________

GET THE FREE NATIONAL CYBER SECURITY APP FOR YOUR PHONE AND TABLET

android-app-on-google-play_svg

BENGALURU: Even as India makes its mark in the digital world, it’s increasingly evident that business competitors commit the highest number of cyber crimes in the absence of strict corporate data protection laws and lack of expertise among investigating agencies. From just 3% in 2014, the number of business competitors…


_________________________________________________________________________

GET THE FREE NATIONAL CYBER SECURITY APP FOR YOUR PHONE AND TABLET

android-app-on-google-play_svg

read more

Cyberwar: Real threat and opportunity

_________________________________________________________________________

GET THE FREE NATIONAL CYBER SECURITY APP FOR YOUR PHONE AND TABLET

android-app-on-google-play_svg

We have had a number high profile cybersecurity stories recently. The first was a cyber attack against the Democratic National Committee files, again, that was blamed on the Russian government hacker group. The second was more evidence that the Stuxnet worm that infected Iran’s nuclear centrifuges was built by our…


_________________________________________________________________________

GET THE FREE NATIONAL CYBER SECURITY APP FOR YOUR PHONE AND TABLET

android-app-on-google-play_svg

read more

ANONYMOUS-ISIS WAR – ANONYMOUS THREATENS CYBER WAR AGAINST TURKISH GOVERNMENT

_________________________________________________________________________

GET THE FREE NATIONAL CYBER SECURITY APP FOR YOUR PHONE AND TABLET

android-app-on-google-play_svg

Hacking collective Anonymous has claimed responsibility for the week-long cyber attack on Turkey, which it accused of “supporting” the jihadist Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), and threatened additional attacks in case the alleged support continues. ‘Turkey is supporting Daesh [ISIL] by buying oil from them, and hospitalizing…


_________________________________________________________________________

GET THE FREE NATIONAL CYBER SECURITY APP FOR YOUR PHONE AND TABLET

android-app-on-google-play_svg

read more

Sagar university website hacked

_________________________________________________________________________

GET THE FREE NATIONAL CYBER SECURITY APP FOR YOUR PHONE AND TABLET

android-app-on-google-play_svg

Official website of Dr Hari Singh Gaur University in Sagar was hacked and Pakistani flag was posted on it on Wednesday evening. The university has registered a police complaint and also informed the Union ministry of human resources development about the hacking. Along with Pak flag, the alleged Pakistani hackers…


_________________________________________________________________________

GET THE FREE NATIONAL CYBER SECURITY APP FOR YOUR PHONE AND TABLET

android-app-on-google-play_svg

read more

Israel, Pakistan To Join Nevada War Games As US Prepares For Large-Scale Space & Cyber Wars

_________________________________________________________________________

GET THE FREE NATIONAL CYBER SECURITY APP FOR YOUR PHONE AND TABLET

android-app-on-google-play_svg

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nevada — International war games being fought this week in the Nevada desert suggest the U.S. military is preparing for new, large-scale warfare against powerful enemies. This year marks the 41st year of the Red Flag military exercises, which are considered among the most important training…


_________________________________________________________________________

GET THE FREE NATIONAL CYBER SECURITY APP FOR YOUR PHONE AND TABLET

android-app-on-google-play_svg

read more

White House Seeking Public Feedback On Cybersecurity Trends

_________________________________________________________________________

GET THE FREE NATIONAL CYBER SECURITY APP FOR YOUR PHONE AND TABLET

android-app-on-google-play_svg

WASHINGTON—The White House Commission on Enhancing National Cybersecurity is asking for public feedback about cybersecurity trends and promising approaches to overcoming cybersecurity obstacles. NAFCU said it is preparing a response to highlight credit unions’ cybersecurity concerns. The request for information focuses on how organizations have successfully addressed cybersecurity challenges in…


_________________________________________________________________________

GET THE FREE NATIONAL CYBER SECURITY APP FOR YOUR PHONE AND TABLET

android-app-on-google-play_svg

read more

Largest cyber operations center in America opens at Scott Air Force Base

_________________________________________________________________________

GET THE FREE NATIONAL CYBER SECURITY APP FOR YOUR PHONE AND TABLET

android-app-on-google-play_svg

SHILOH, IL (KTVI) – Scott Air Force Base is now home to the largest cyber operation center in the United States. After a decade of planning and three years of construction, government officials cut the ribbon outside the $100 million Defense Information System Agency on Thursday. “This facility will help…


_________________________________________________________________________

GET THE FREE NATIONAL CYBER SECURITY APP FOR YOUR PHONE AND TABLET

android-app-on-google-play_svg

read more

Are online travel sites providing biased information?

_________________________________________________________________________

GET THE FREE NATIONAL CYBER SECURITY APP FOR YOUR PHONE AND TABLET

android-app-on-google-play_svg

A cyber war has erupted in recent weeks between major online travel agencies such as Expedia (EXPE) and Priceline.com (PCLN) and hotel chains over how some discounts are being offered to consumers. Earlier this year, Marriott (MAR), Wyndham (WYN) and Hilton Worldwide (HLT) stepped up their efforts to lure consumers…


_________________________________________________________________________

GET THE FREE NATIONAL CYBER SECURITY APP FOR YOUR PHONE AND TABLET

android-app-on-google-play_svg

read more

Bosses at UK infosec biz Quadsys confess to hacking rival reseller

_________________________________________________________________________

GET THE FREE NATIONAL CYBER SECURITY APP FOR YOUR PHONE AND TABLET

android-app-on-google-play_svg

Five men working at UK-based IT security reseller Quadsys confessed today to hacking into a rival’s database. Owner Paul Streeter, managing director Paul Cox, director Alistair Barnard, account manager Steve Davies and security consultant Jon Townsend appeared before the beak at Oxford Crown Court. “All pleaded guilty to obtaining unauthorised…


_________________________________________________________________________

GET THE FREE NATIONAL CYBER SECURITY APP FOR YOUR PHONE AND TABLET

android-app-on-google-play_svg

read more

Turkey blocks WikiLeaks after mass e-mail leak

_________________________________________________________________________

GET THE FREE NATIONAL CYBER SECURITY APP FOR YOUR PHONE AND TABLET

android-app-on-google-play_svg

The Turkish government has blocked access to the WikiLeaks Web site in the country after the whistle-blower organisation released nearly 300 000 e-mails from president Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP). The country’s Internet watchdog, TIB, said an “administrative measure” had been taken against the Web site…


_________________________________________________________________________

GET THE FREE NATIONAL CYBER SECURITY APP FOR YOUR PHONE AND TABLET

android-app-on-google-play_svg

read more

Cyberspace is New Domain for War: NATO

_________________________________________________________________________

GET THE FREE NATIONAL CYBER SECURITY APP FOR YOUR PHONE AND TABLET

android-app-on-google-play_svg

The North Atlantic Trade Organization (NATO) has officially declared that cyberspace is a domain for war, placing it alongside the traditional battlegrounds of land, sea and air. The move is a reflection of changing warfare tactics, where cyber-attacks are just as crucial and effective as more traditional methods. Speaking at…


_________________________________________________________________________

GET THE FREE NATIONAL CYBER SECURITY APP FOR YOUR PHONE AND TABLET

android-app-on-google-play_svg

read more

Alex Gibney Takes on Cyber Warfare and New Global War in ‘Zero Days’ Trailer

_________________________________________________________________________

GET THE FREE NATIONAL CYBER SECURITY APP FOR YOUR PHONE AND TABLET

android-app-on-google-play_svg

Alex Gibney, the Oscar-winning filmmaker behind the Scientology documentary ‘Going Clear’, is taking on the underground world of cyber warfare in his upcoming feature ‘Zero Days’. The documentary premiered at the Berlin Film Festival earlier this year and tackles the new global war to attack infrastructure and technology. It provides…


_________________________________________________________________________

GET THE FREE NATIONAL CYBER SECURITY APP FOR YOUR PHONE AND TABLET

android-app-on-google-play_svg

read more

Weaponization of cyber by terrorists

_________________________________________________________________________

GET THE FREE NATIONAL CYBER SECURITY APP FOR YOUR PHONE AND TABLET

android-app-on-google-play_svg

While non-state actors today are not on par with nation states as far as cyber capabilities are concerned, terrorist groups, criminals, hackers and the like could possess destructive capabilities enjoyed by a small circle of nations in the not-so-distant future. According to Adm. Michael Rogers, commander of the U.S. Cyber…


_________________________________________________________________________

GET THE FREE NATIONAL CYBER SECURITY APP FOR YOUR PHONE AND TABLET

android-app-on-google-play_svg

read more

U.S. cyber combatants lack sufficient training

_________________________________________________________________________

GET THE FREE NATIONAL CYBER SECURITY APP FOR YOUR PHONE AND TABLET

android-app-on-google-play_svg

On the heels of conducting an educational session at PSA-TEC in Colorado last month, I had the opportunity to travel to Washington, D.C. to attend the “State of the CyberSecurity Union” with Adm. Mike Rogers, director of the National Security Agency and U.S. Cyber Command, at The George Washington University….


_________________________________________________________________________

GET THE FREE NATIONAL CYBER SECURITY APP FOR YOUR PHONE AND TABLET

android-app-on-google-play_svg

read more

Bruce Schneier: Sony hack proves firms ill-prepared for cyber war

_________________________________________________________________________

GET THE FREE NATIONAL CYBER SECURITY APP FOR YOUR PHONE AND TABLET

android-app-on-google-play_svg

The 2014 Sony breach proves that businesses and governments are not prepared for the coming cyber war, according to cryptography expert Bruce Schneier. Schneier cited the Sony breach as proof that businesses and governments are overly focused on attribution as opposed to defence when dealing with cyber threats during a…


_________________________________________________________________________

GET THE FREE NATIONAL CYBER SECURITY APP FOR YOUR PHONE AND TABLET

android-app-on-google-play_svg

read more

‘Lizard Squad’ hacker pleads guilty to 23 cyber crimes

_________________________________________________________________________

GET THE FREE NATIONAL CYBER SECURITY APP FOR YOUR PHONE AND TABLET

android-app-on-google-play_svg

A teenage member of black hat hacker group Lizard Squad has pleaded guilty to numerous charges brought against him in his native Canada, all centred on illegal computer activities. The group notoriously launched DDoS attacks on both PlayStationNetwork and Xbox Live last Christmas, bringing both gaming services down for the…


_________________________________________________________________________

GET THE FREE NATIONAL CYBER SECURITY APP FOR YOUR PHONE AND TABLET

android-app-on-google-play_svg

read more

U.S. Exposes Another China Government Hacker Group

_________________________________________________________________________

GET THE FREE NATIONAL CYBER SECURITY APP FOR YOUR PHONE AND TABLET

android-app-on-google-play_svg

U.S. National Security Bureau and U.S. security companies, recently identified another CCP unit working against many networks. These included European, American and Japanese government entities, military contractors and research companies in the space and satellite industry, all of which have been systematically broken into in the past seven yearsNY Times…


_________________________________________________________________________

GET THE FREE NATIONAL CYBER SECURITY APP FOR YOUR PHONE AND TABLET

android-app-on-google-play_svg

read more

Iran to rival China in cyber war on west.

_________________________________________________________________________

GET THE FREE NATIONAL CYBER SECURITY APP FOR YOUR PHONE AND TABLET

android-app-on-google-play_svg

IRAN and Syria are developing as forces to be figured with in worldwide digital warfare, with programmers in Tehran particularly representing a steadily expanding risk, masters have cautioned. A report discharged today by the US-based organization Mandiant, which a year ago uncovered Chinese armed force units methodicallly spying on western…


_________________________________________________________________________

GET THE FREE NATIONAL CYBER SECURITY APP FOR YOUR PHONE AND TABLET

android-app-on-google-play_svg

read more