Russian cyber attacks rank as the greatest threat to the United States’ national security, though “cyber-Armageddon events” are unlikely, according an assessment delivered Wednesday by the head of US intelligence.
Cyber threats "are increasing in frequency, scale, sophistication, and severity."
It’s becoming clearer with every new hack or DDoS that governments need to pay more attention to cyber security, so the White House has now signed for the creation of a new agency to help do just that: the Cyber Thread Intelligence Integration Center (CTIIC). Show More Summary
The president designated the "Cyber Threat Intelligence Integration Center" to coordinate and "connect the dots" of agencies fighting hacker attacks. FBI former executive assistant director and head of it's cyber security branch Shawn Henry joins "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to discuss the summit.
The United States Government is setting up a dedicated cybersecurity agency following a year of high profile hacking attacks in 2014. The new agency, to be called the Cyber Threat and Intelligence Integration Center (CTIIC) falls under the control of … Continue reading ?
The White House has a new cybersecurity agency that will focus on dealing with threats against both the U.S. and American businesses, officials announced on Tuesday The Cyber Threat Intelligence Integration Center will be modeled after the National Counterterrorism Center, which was established in the wake of the 9/11 terrorist attacks in 2001. Show More Summary
One of my favorite obscure websites takes the form of a simple questionnaire that answers the question posed by its URL, WillUsingThePrefixCyberMakeMeLookLikeAnIdiot.com. I thought of this site this morning when I read that the Obama administration...Show More Summary
No more intelligence failures—at least, that's the hope.
At a time when intelligence officials say cybersecurity now trumps terrorism as the No. 1 threat to the United States, and with 50 percent of the Department of Defense's (DoD) technical workforce nearing retirement, the need for cyber talent has never been more urgent. Show More Summary
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.