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Former Secretary Of Defense Carter Outlines The Future Of Warfare

Concluding Q&A: At heart, you’re a scientist. What is your advice to all the scientists concerned about the direction this White House is taking the country? Again, it’s very early. It’s very difficult to discern what the direction is. I’d encourage people to keep heart and to remember that we’ve been around for 241 years […]

China Gains On The U.S. In The Artificial Intelligence Arms Race; Immediate Action Needed To Counter Enemy AI Advances; AI & The Future Of War

China Gains On The U.S. In The Artificial Intelligence Arms Race; Immediate Action Needed To Counter Enemy AI Advances; AI & The Future Of War   http://www.fortunascorner.com        John Markoff and Matthew Rosenberg had an article on the February 3, 2017 website of the New York Times, with the title above. Their article […]

Dunford: Speed Of Military Decision-Making Must Exceed Speed of War

With hypersonic weapons, and cyber — among other things — already exceeding our ability to comprehend and make the kind of decisions that Gen. Dunford is calling for.  That is why we may have to rely on artificial intelligence sooner than we would prefer.  RCP, fortunascorner Dunford: Speed of Military Decision-Making Must Exceed Speed of […]

Cybersecurity Researchers Discover A New Malware On The Dark Web

Cybersecurity Researchers Discovered a New Malware on the Dark Web A new malicious software, known as Nuke, was discovered around mid-December by researchers working for cybersecurity firm Sixgill. The malicious software has a feature known as “bot killer,” which removes all other malicious software on your machine to remain as the only one. It can […]

China Racing To Complete ‘Super, Super Computer That Will Be The First In The World To Process A Billion, Billion Calculations Per Second — ‘What Used To Be A Race For Supercomputing Primacy — Has Turned Into A Blowout’

China Racing To Complete ‘Super, Super Computer That Will Be The First In The World To Process A Billion, Billion Calculations Per Second — ‘What Used To Be A Race For Supercomputing Primacy — Has Turned Into A Blowout’   www.fortunascorner.com      The January 17, 2017 edition of The Daily Mail Online, published an […]

Rules Complicate The Execution Of Cyber Attacks; How The Pentagon Is Shaping Cyber Tool Use

http://www.c4isrnet.com/articles/authorities-complicate-the-use-of-cyber-capabilities?utm_source=Sailthru&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Daily%20Brief%201.10.17&utm_term=Editorial%20-%20Daily%20Brief Rules Complicate The Execution Of Cyberattacks By: Mark Pomerleau, January 9, 2017 (Photo Credit: jrwasserman, Getty Images/iStockphoto)   This is Part I of a two-part series. Despite the recognition five years ago of cyberspace as an operational domain of warfare, the military and U.S. government as a whole are still experiencing growing pains; one in particular surrounds […]

Historian Max Hastings On The World Entering The ‘Age Of Internet Warfare,’ & ‘Why We Ain’t Seen Anything Yet’

Historian Max Hastings On The World Entering The ‘Age Of Internet Warfare,’ & ‘Why We Ain’t Seen Anything Yet’   www.fortunascoener.com        Noted British historian and author Max Hastings, had an thoughtful article on the world entering the ‘Age of Internet Warfare,’ and why it may be worse than what we think.   […]

Conceptualizing Emerging Strategic Challenges In The Cyber Age

Excerpts: Emerging Vulnerabilities: Blurring the Critical and Noncritical Infrastructure Boundary New Conflict Drivers: Fusing Cyber Offense and Defense Crisis Management: Attribution, Escalation, and Cross-Domain Coercion Mitigating Cyber Conflict: Transparency, Norms, and Stability Few at CyConUS were optimistic about the future of cyber restraint among states, however. Rather, it was the assertiveness of nation-states-including the extensive […]

Will Artificial Intelligence Be The Next Einstein? We Are On The Cusp Of A Very Exciting, And Likely Disruptive Period Of Breathtaking Advancement Across Almost Every Facet Of Our Lives

Will Artificial Intelligence Be The Next Einstein?  We Are On The Cusp Of A Very Exciting, And Likely Disruptive Period Of Breathtaking Advancement Across Almost Every Facet Of Our Lives   http://www.fortunascorner.com       That’s the title, and question that Tia Ghose explores in her December 8, 2016 article on the website, LiveScience.com.  “Forget […]

The Future Of Conflict Is In Cyberspace

Excerpts: What there isn’t, nor would you expect there to be, is an itemised budget for cyber weaponry as part of the “defend, deter and develop” strategy. “We know of the GCHQ budget for cyber due to the openness of former chancellor George Osborne,” says Peter Barbour, head of response with Context Information Security. “Similar […]