The American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE) filed suit Monday against the Office of Personnel Management (OPM), two of its top officials and an agency contractor over the cyber theft of employees’ personal information. The lawsuit says OPM Director Katherine Archuleta and Donna Seymour, OPM’s chief information officer “repeatedly failed to comply with federal law […]
Some 64 percent of US citizens say that authorities are doing not enough to provide cybersecurity for government computers, a poll carried out by US Monmouth University said Monday.
The chief executive of Polish flagship airline LOT said on Monday that cyber attacks are an industry-wide problem that could confront any carrier at any time. Around 1,400 LOT passengers were grounded at Warsaw's Chopin airport on Sunday...Show More Summary
We all know about Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Chances are you also know about Giving Tuesday. Since it launched in 2012, this global day of giving has engaged over 10,000 nonprofit organizations worldwide. Not to mention the tensShow More Summary
LONDON (Reuters) - Rising costs for information technology infrastructure pose greater concerns for financial services firms than regulation or cyber attacks, a survey showed on Monday. IT costs came second only to macroeconomic concerns...Show More Summary
Cyber attacks on the U.S. government and private sector are only going to get worse, said President Obama on Monday, days after suspected Chinese hackers made off with 4 million federal workers’ records.
KRUEN, Germany (Reuters) - President Barack Obama said on Monday that the United States has old computer systems with "significant vulnerabilities" to cyber attacks and needs to be "much more aggressive" in stepping up defenses against hackers. Show More Summary
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry singled out North Korea as a violator of Internet freedom and took the reclusive country to task for November’s hacking attack on Sony Pictures in a speech on cyber security in Seoul on Monday.
It's official: CSI will end its 15-season run a two-hour finale in the fall, CBS announced on Monday. Star Ted Danson will join CSI: Cyber after the series-ender, which will also reunite original cast members William Petersen and Marg Helgenberger. More details to come!... Read More >
Members of the extremist group Islamic State threatened more cyber warfare attacks against the US and Europe in a video released Monday. However, most people are laughing at rather than
ISIS announced a hack attack today at 2 PM in the US. Vocativ reported: A group of hackers affiliated with ISIS are threatening to carry out a cyber attack—dubbed “Message to America”—against a number of targets 2 p.m. EST today. … Continue reading ?
Here are some fund headlines for Monday morning: Hedge funds are a weak link in the U.S. financial system’s defenses against hackers and terrorists, the Obama administration has warned the industry. – FT.com Western portfolio managers have been reluctant to put cash into Chinese investments. With those stocks now on a tear, that caution is [...]
The Moto X (2014) is no stranger to deals, but this is the best we’ve seen to date. Through tomorrow (May 6) at 10:59 am CT, you can get a 32GB Moto X for just $349.99. This is $10 cheaper than the Cyber Monday deal, and that was for the 16GB version. You can jump up [...]
WELL, WELL: ‘Hacktivists’ from around the world take to social media to stir Baltimore unrest. “The company’s specialty is rooting out cyber criminals lurking on social media. And when West Baltimore erupted in rioting Monday, its employees felt compelled to apply their skills. ZeroFox worked into the night tracing tweets and Facebook accounts that shared […]
Raytheon disclosed early Monday that it is acquiring cybersecurity firm Websense and will form a joint venture with Vista Equity Partners to greatly expand the defense company's global cyber offerings. The new venture, in which Massachusetts-based Raytheon will hold an 80% stake, would subsume its cyber-products business and the much [...]
The U.S. is deeply concerned about China’s behavior in the South China Sea and its cyber activities, Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Monday as he headed for security meetings in the region.
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That’s how many people have agreed to put their names on the dotted cyber line because of the Republican letter to Iran. The petition, created on Monday, accuses these Republicans of violating the Logan Act (which, if you’ve been following the news at all this week, you’ve heard about at least once). The Logan Actforbids [...]
An Islamic hacker group by the name of United Islamic Cyber Force claimed responsibility for the defacement of a French Canadian political party website on Monday morning. The website of the Bloc Qubcois, a provincial party in the province...Show More Summary
Each week, Torontoist examines the upcoming TV listings and makes note of programs that are entertaining, informative, and of quality. Or, alternately, none of those. The result: Televisualist. Monday The Following, the remarkably stupid serial-killer drama featuring Kevin Bacon as the guy trying to stop the serial killer who inspires other people to be serial […]