A cyber security firm hired by the Democratic National Committee announced on Monday that two groups affiliated with Russian intelligence were responsible for infiltrating the Democrats’ network and stealing a ream of confidential election-related information. Two days later, a hacker claiming to be acting as a lone wolf, who said he was unaffiliated with the…
Sixgill, a self-proclaimed ‘cyber intelligence’ SaaS startup that analyses the Dark Web, is launching publicly today and announcing that it has closed a $5 million funding round led by Elron, an Israeli holding company dedicated to building technology companies. Read More
This story was delivered to BI Intelligence IoT Briefing subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here. The threat of more cyber attacks is very real, according to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. The number of...Show More Summary
James R. Clapper, the director of national intelligence, revealed Wednesday at a cyber-event that cyber spies had been trying to hack into the websites of 2016 presidential campaigns. Clapper did not elaborate on whether the cyber intrusions were successful or if foreign or domestic hackers were to blame. Show More Summary
The US intelligence and law enforcement community has already seen heightened malicious cyber activities targeting the 2016 presidential candidates, Director of National Intelligence James Clapper said at the Bipartisan Policy Center on Wednesday.
Director of National Intelligence James Clapper said the government is working to educate campaigns about cyber threats
Next generation attacks will be focused on changing data to jeopardize its reliability, US Director of National Intelligence James Clapper said on Wednesday.
BERLIN (Reuters) - Russian intelligence agencies were probably responsible for a massive cyber attack on Germany's lower house of parliament last year which forced its computer systems to be shut down for days, Germany's domestic intelligence agency said on Friday.
IBM Watson is a cognitive computing platform that uses artificial intelligence to essentially “think” for itself. A new cloud-based version of the technology dubbed Watson for Cyber Security has just been announced — and its coming after hackers. More »
ISIS is a growing cyber threat, but don’t get too concerned about attacks on the Internet of Things just yet, according to business threat intelligence consultancy Flashpoint “Pro-ISIS hackers have emerged in the past two years withShow More Summary
Seoul and Washington have reached an agreement to develop an advanced artificial intelligence (AI) technology together aimed at countering cyberspace threats.
Program developed at MIT claims to be three times better than previous systems at detecting, preventing hacks
Researchers with MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) have announced a breakthrough in cyber threat detection that promises to dramatically lower the amount of time human analysts spend sorting through information in search of evidence of cyber attacks. Show More Summary
Have you heard the one about how our jobs are about to be snatched away by machines? Or how artificial intelligence will ultimately rise up against us? AI is a field full of tropes, many of which come from places of truth: AI is evolving...Show More Summary
The director of the EU cybersecurity agency ENISA, Udo Helmbrecht, has said that technology companies should not be forced to create "backdoor" loopholes for intelligence and law enforcement agencies, as demanded by the FBI of Apple...
According to the Reuters global news wire, the Federal Bureau of Intelligence has reached out to cyber security experts over the long Easter weekend for help in fighting a new strain of ransomware. More »
During keynote presentations at the RSA Conference 2016 in early March, Chris Young from Intel Security, Mark McLaughlin from Palo Alto Networks, and Michael Brown from Symantec discussed the need to share cyber threat intelligence (CTI). Show More Summary
Information warfare officers responsible for signals intelligence and cyber ops will be known as cryptologic warfare officers.
This story was delivered to BI Intelligence IoT Industry Insider subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here. The threat of hacks and cyber attacks should not be ignored, particularly in light of some new research about...Show More Summary
A report by the Estonian Information Board said that Russia poses a major cyber security threat to the European Union and NATO.