On Twitter tonight, Sean Hannity praised Wikileaks for revealing how corrupt the United States government is. U.S. Senator Ben Sasse was quick to point out just how ill-advised praising a Russian intelligence front group is, which set...Show More Summary
The White House has asked the CIA to plan for a potential cyber strike on Russia, according to NBC News. Unnamed intelligence officials told NBC News that the Obama administration has requested a range of possible options for such an attack, with the goal of humiliating the Russian government in response to its alleged meddling in the U.S. Show More Summary
World War 3 could be upon us as report reveal that both USA and Russia preparing for war, with the White House planning a cyber strike against the country. US intelligence officials have confirmed that the US government is planning a “cyber covert action” against the European nation. Show More Summary
The Obama administration is contemplating an unprecedented cyber covert action against Russia in retaliation for alleged Russian interference in the American presidential election, U.S. intelligence officials told NBC News. Current and...Show More Summary
SYDNEY (Reuters) - A malware attack against Australia's Bureau of Meteorology which might have spread into other government networks originated from a foreign intelligence service, an official report by the country's cyber defense agency said on Wednesday.
The US Department of Homeland Security and Office of the Director of National Intelligence formally accused the Russian government of hacking Democratic Party organizations in a letter posted online Friday. The letter says the cyberattacks...Show More Summary
New bill allows intelligence service to tap phones and computer networks of cyber criminals and "terror" suspects.
Kris Osborn Security, So what do we do about it? Air Force fighter jet mission data, sensors, missiles, intelligence information, precision guidance technology, data links and weapons targeting systems are all increasingly integrated...Show More Summary
Threat intelligence, machine learning, and other buzzword techniques will be needed to improve our cyber defences, but don't throw out the older stuff.
“Hackers thought to be working for Russian intelligence have carried out a series of cyber breaches targeting reporters at The New York Times and other US news organizations, according to US officials briefed on the matter,” CNN reports. “The intrusions,...
The FBI is investigating cyber intrusions targeting reporters of The New York Times and is looking into whether Russian intelligence agencies are responsible for the acts, a U.S. official said Tuesday. … Click to Continue »...
The FBI and other U.S. security agencies are investigating cyber breaches targeting reporters at the New York Times and other U.S. news organizations thought to have been carried out by hackers working for Russian intelligence, CNN reported on Tuesday, citing unnamed U.S. officials....
As our Cory Doctorow reported previously, a previously unheard of hacker group calling themselves The Shadow Brokers announced this week it had stolen a trove of ready-to-use cyber weapons from The Equation Group (previously), an advanced...Show More Summary
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Israeli cyber intelligence company hacked the Daesh Telegram messenger group, local media reported Friday.
A DARPA project with the goal of using artificial intelligence to tackle cyber security issues is now beginning to bear fruit and may soon muscle out the human competition in these arenas.
Russia's intelligence service, the FSB, has said that the Russian government was hit with a "professional" cyber attack. From the BBC: A "cyber-spying virus" was found in the networks of about 20 organizations, the Federal Security Service...Show More Summary
Malcolm Nance, former U.S. intelligence officer, expresses his shock at Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump's invitation to Russia to hack former...
On Sunday, Hillary Clinton’s campaign manager Robby Mook told CNN that “experts are telling us that Russian state actors broke in to the DNC, took all these emails and now are leaking them out through these Web sites…It’s troubling that some experts are now telling us that this...
Global Security and Intelligence Studies has published an article of mine: This article investigates the diffusion of military technology through the cyber theft of intellectual property (IP). During the Cold War, both the United States and the Soviet Union worried about illicit appropriation of military technology, some of which occurred through review of IP documents. […]