China Attack Aims at Apple iCloud Storage Service By PAUL MOZUR, NICOLE PERLROTH and BRIAN X. CHEN OCT. 21, 2014 http://www.nytimes.com/2014/10/22/technology/china-attack-aims-at-apple-icloud-storage-service.html This article is by Paul Mozur, Nicole Perlroth and Brian X. Chen HONG KONG — For Apple in China, trouble seems to be the new normal. Cybersecurity monitoring groups and security experts said on […]

Hacker, Terrorist Threats Spur Bases to Build Power Grids Military Worries About Facilities Being Linked to Vulnerable Utility Companies ENLARGE Solar panels at Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center in Twentynine Palms, Calif. STUART PALLEY FOR THE WALL STREET JOURNAL By Rebecca Smith Wall Street Journal Updated Oct. 21, 2014 3:42 p.m. ET TWENTYNINE PALMS, […]

HEATHER TIMMONS QUARTZ OCTOBER 20, 2014 IS THE CHINESE GOVERNMENT HACKING EVERY IPHONE IN THE COUNTRY? Chinese authorities just launched “a malicious attack on Apple” that could capture user names and passwords of anyone who logs into the iCloud from anywhere in the country, the well-respected censorship watchdog GreatFire.org reports. With that information, a hacker […]

Panetta Clashed With CIA Over Memoir, Tested Agency Review Process http://www.washingtonpost.com/ world/national-security/ panetta-clashed-with-cia-over- memoir-tested-agency-review- process/2014/10/21/6e6a733a- 5926-11e4-b812-38518ae74c67_ story.html By Greg Miller October 21 at 3:30 PM Former CIA director Leon E. Panetta clashed with the agency over the contents of his recently published memoir and allowed his publisher to begin editing and making copies of the […]

FBI Probing If 3 American Teenage Girls Detained In Germany Were En Route To Join ISIS http://www.fortunascorner.wordpress.com According to Fox News, “the FBI is investigating the possibility that three American teenage girls — just 15 and 16 years old, two of whom are of Somali descent and one of Sudanese descent — are back home […]

http://www.cnn.com/2014/10/21/politics/olsen-nsa/index.html?c=homepage-t updated 3:47 PM EDT 10.21.14 Ex-Official: U.S. Lost Track of Terrorists By Kevin Liptak, CNN Washington (CNN) – Ripping the cover off top-secret U.S. surveillance programs pushed foreign terrorists underground and out of intelligence services’ reach, a former top intelligence official said Tuesday. “We’ve lost collection against some individuals, people that we were concerned […]

Video report is at the link. CBS NEWSOctober 21, 2014, 6:56 AM http://www.cbsnews.com/news/ cia-twitter-account-an-inside- look-cia/ The people and principles behind @CIA For over 60 years the Central Intelligence Agency has cultivated a hardened image, quietly ruling the shadowy world of intelligence. But in June the CIA joined a very different world, blazing in with 61 […]

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