The Obama administration has launched the first cyberwar against the Islamic State, a war that, coupled with real, not virtual, fighting, is producing one of the most encouraging on-the-ground successes in the conflict — sharply cutting into the number of
Canada’s spy agencies and military should be upgraded to better carry out offensive cyber warfare attacks against “foreign adversaries,” a strategy paper published in July by a Canadian military think tank argued.
Titled “Canada and Cyber Warfare,” and written by
Russian President Vladimir Putin spoke on Monday to his U.S. counterpart, Barack Obama, parallel to the G20 summit in the Chinese city of Hangzhou, according to reports on Russian television.
“President Obama and President Putin discussed efforts to reach an
Obama warns Russia to ‘act responsibly’ warning that US has ‘more [cyberwarfare] capacity than anyone, both offensively and defensively’
President Barack Obama took a hardline during discussions with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on the sidelines of the G20 Summit
The home of the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) Global Operations Command has opened for business, housing the nation’s major facility for cyber defense.
The 164,000 square-foot complex, located on Scott Air Force Base, Ill., near St. Louis, Missouri, will
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.
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
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.
Cyber espionage in India is not a new concept but has been in existence for the last decade. It may be carried out by an insider or an outsider by exploiting the vulnerabilities in the cyber security of an organisation.
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
WASHINGTON—U.S. officials are discussing whether to respond to computer breaches of Democratic Party organizations with economic sanctions against Russia, but they haven’t reached a decision about how to proceed, according to several people familiar with the matter.
Levying sanctions would
As Europe reels from a pandemic of deadly Islamist terror attacks, the European Union is turning to Israel for assistance. From its formidable cyber capabilities to its tactics and training, Israel is a recognized world leader in the fight against
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
Black Hat The ongoing conflict between Russian and the Ukraine has shown the increasing sophistication of state-sponsored hackers and the casualties of war have included some surprising victims.
Dr Kenneth Geers, senior research scientist at Comodo and coauthor of a
The Democratic National Convention (DNC) leaks revealed last week have presumably reminded many Americans to the severe cyber-threats this country is facing. Particularly alarming were the allegations that Vladimir Putin is behind the hack. Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson raised
Laws frequently change the way that we do business. Whether it’s taxes, regulations or some other requirement that we, as business people, are obliged to abide by, compliance is essential to avoiding legal actions and getting our jobs done without
The new adviser to the department of Prime Minister and Cabinet on cyber security matters, Alastair MacGibbon, has criticised the government’s strategy, saying that elements of it will fail.
The former children’s e-safety commissioner said one of his main tasks
In the latest Jason Bourne film, in which Matt Damon takes on and defeats the nefarious CIA (again), hacking is a force for good. The film’s glamorous heroine breaks into the agency’s computers and extracts vital information about its dastardly
Greetings from the front. The cyberwar continues. Our operatives continue to hit infrastructure targets around the globe. In June alone we conducted 44 ops, hitting targets in 26 U.S. states and six countries total. Each operation impacted as many 15,000
Two years ago Ukraine held a presidential ballot intended to complete the uprising against the Russian stooges running their country so disastrously. Just days before people went to the polls, hackers tried to disrupt voting by shredding the election computer