The Army’s science and technology and acquisition communities have teamed with the Army G-3/5/7, G2 and Cyber Command to provide senior leaders a closer look into converging operational and intelligence traffic onto the Warfighter Information Network-Tactical, or WIN-T, transport. Network […]
Chinese spies stole key design information about Australia's new Joint Strike Fighter, according to top secret documents disclosed by former US intelligence contractor Edward Snowden. German magazine Der Spiegel has published new disclosures...Show More Summary
Earlier today, British Prime Minister David Cameron met with Director James Comey at the FBI-administered National Cyber Intelligence Joint Task Force facility in Virginia, where they discussed critical cyber issues facing both the United Kingdom and the United States.
The Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act, explained.
The definition of insanity is trying the same thing over and over. When word broke last week that the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act, the twice-defeated bill known as CISPA, was being re-revived by Rep. Dutch Ruppersberg...Show More Summary
CISPA is back. You might remember the bill as the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act—or perhaps as " the worst privacy disaster our country has ever faced. " Rep. Dutch Ruppersberger reintroduced the bill to the House Intelligence Committee on Friday under the auspices of preventing another Sony hack. Read more...
Published every weekday, the Switchboard is your morning helping of hand-picked stories from the Switch team. House Dem revives major cyber bill. The Hill reports: "The measure — known as the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act (CISPA) — has been a top legislative priority for industry groups and intelligence officials, who argue the country […]
Remember the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act, otherwise known as " the worst privacy disaster our country has ever faced "? Well a senior Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee is reviving it! Read more...
Dutch Ruppersberger, a U.S. congressman for Maryland and a top-level Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, plans to revive the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act (CISPA) this Friday, The Hill…
Not unlike a mummy, the reanimated corpse of a bad bill that just doesn’t know when to stay dead is once again coming to the floor of a Congress near you this week. Tomorrow, the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act — better known as CISPA — is once again going to be introduced before the House of Representatives. The … [More]
American companies must do more to prepare for Chinese, Russian and North Korean online attacks, the U.S. intelligence chief said.
North Korea is responsible for the cyber attack on Sony, and the American government has classified intelligence to support this assessment according to media reports based on official and unofficial government statements. The Daily Beast reported that, “The FBI and U.S. Show More Summary
New information suggests that the recent massive cyberattack on Sony might not have been Kim Jong Un's doing after all, an executive at cyber intelligence firm Norse says. Kurt Stammberger, senior vice president for market development...Show More Summary
"... and instead indicates some combination of a disgruntled employee and hackers for piracy groups is at fault."Norse’s senior vice president of market development said that just the quickness of the FBI’s conclusion that North Korea...Show More Summary
"A group of ethnic North Koreans residing in Japan known as the Chongryon are critical to North Korea’s cyber and intelligence programs, and help generate hard currency for the regime. " Read the rest
Just as Sony Pictures canned the premiere of The Interview, the film that triggered its now-infamous cyber attack, U.S. intelligence sources told The New York Times Wednesday that North Korea was indeed “centrally involved” in the hack. Show More Summary
North Korea, as had been suspected, was behind the massive cyber attack on Sony Pictures, the United States government has concluded. According to a report Wednesday on the Wall Street Journal website, a secret intelligence division within the North Korean General Bureau of Reconnaissance known as “Unit 121? planned and carried out the hack that U.S. Show More Summary
Welcome to the increasingly dangerous world of cyber-warfare. The latest version; a western intelligence agency of unknown origin( according to the Financial Times of London) is infecting the internet service providers and sovereign telecoms operations of Russia, Saudi Arabia, Iran, Mexico and Ireland. To what end is not known, though the cyber security company Symantec […]
Telecom companies in Russia and Saudi Arabia have been hit by the world's most sophisticated hacking software to date.Symantec believes a Western intelligence agency is responsible.Please consider World’s Most Advanced Hacking Spyware...Show More Summary
At a hearing held by the US House intelligence committee yesterday, NSA/USCYBERCOM director Adm. Michael Rogers said China and a couple other countries (whose name is classified) have the capabilities to possibly shut down critical/industrial systems in the United States such as part of the electric grid. AP | C-Span video (segment 29 minutes in). […]