Category technology & innovation

Evolution Of U.S. Cyber Operations And Information Warfare

Evolution Of U.S. Cyber Operations And Information Warfare divergentoptions.org · by Divergent Options · May 25, 2017 Brett Wessley is an officer in the U.S. Navy, currently assigned to U.S. Pacific Command. The contents of this paper reflect his own personal views and are not necessarily endorsed by U.S. Pacific Command, Department of the Navy or Department of […]

Russian Electronic Warfare In Ukraine: Between Real And Imaginable

Russian Electronic Warfare In Ukraine: Between Real And Imaginable Publication: Eurasia Daily Monitor Volume: 14 Issue: 71 By: Sergey Sukhankin May 24, 2017 08:02 PM Age: 13 hours RB-301B “Borisoglebsk-2” jamming system (Source: informnapalm.org) The outbreak of war in the Donbas region (April 2014) turned Ukraine into one of the main targets of Russian information […]

‘Don’t Cry For Me Pyongyang:’ Cyber Security Firm, Symantec Increasingly Confident WannaCry Ransomware Attack/Cyber Pandemic, Linked to North Korea

‘Don’t Cry For Me Pyongyang:’ Cyber Security Firm, Symantec Increasingly Confident WannaCry Ransomware Attack/Cyber Pandemic, Linked to North Korea   http://www.fortunascorner.com      Joe Uchill has an article on yesterday’s (May 22, 2017) TheHill.com, noting that “researchers at [the cyber security firm], Symantec, are increasingly confident that a recent, massive ransomware outbreak — is linked […]

U.S. Military Satellites In Crisis As Foreign Weapons Advance And Proliferate; We Must Practice Going To War Disconnected Or, In An Environment Where Our Networks Are Severely Degraded — Otherwise, We Are Inviting A Nasty Strategic Surprise

U.S. Military Satellites In Crisis As Foreign Weapons Advance And Proliferate; We Must Practice Going To War Disconnected Or, In An Environment Where Our Networks Are Severely Degraded — Otherwise, We Are Inviting A Nasty Strategic Surprise   http://www.fortunascorner.com        Bill Gertz had an article with the title above in the Wednesday, May […]

Is The U.S. Military Too Antiquated To Win Modern Wars?

Conference video at the link to the web page: http://www.c4isrnet.com/articles/is-the-us-military-too-antiquated-to-win-modern-wars? Is The U.S. Military Too Antiquated To Win Modern Wars? By Mark Pomerleau, www.c4isrnet.com View Original May 17th, 2017 Experts in technology and warfare gathered Wednesday to discuss the U.S. military’s efforts to innovate in response to rapidly changing threats and its place in modern warfare. Bernadette Johnson, […]

North Korea Missile Detected By THAAD, Program Progressing Faster Than Expected

North Korea Missile Detected By THAAD, Program Progressing Faster Than Expected: South Korea By Christine Kim and Tom Miles | SEOUL/GENEVA  www.reuters.com View Original May 16th, 2017 SEOUL/GENEVA North Korea’s missile program is progressing faster than expected, South Korea’s defense minister said on Tuesday, after the U.N. Security Council condemned the weekend launch of a new long-range missile and demanded Pyongyang […]

North Korea May Have Been Behind Global Cyber Hack (WannaCry) Which Brought NHS To Its Knees

     If North Korea is indeed behind this attack/hack, was this a trial run in preparation for a much larger/devastating cyber attack — should hostilities break out between Washington and the West over Pyongyang’s pursuit of an  Intercontinental Ballistic Missile capable of carrying and delivering a nuclear warhead.       And, even if […]

To Curb North Korea, Target Its Cyber Arsenal

Thousands of North Korean tech workers, hackers and cyber criminals operate on Chinese soil, where they benefit from China’s superior bandwidth and network capability, according to a recent long-term study. | Getty To Curb North Korea, Target Its Cyber Arsenal, Experts Say By MARTIN MATISHAK 05/15/17 05:02 AM EDT https://www.politicopro.com/cybersecurity/story/2017/05/to-curb-north-korea-target-its-cyber-arsenal-experts-say-156808 The U.S. should explore another potential […]

Virtual Battlefield For Robots And Drones Developed In Russia

Virtual Battlefield For Robots And Drones Developed In Russia Military & Defense May 15, 15:27 UTC+3 A sole virtual battlefield that provides the means for testing robots and drones has been developed for the Russian Army Share 1 © Kronstadt Group press service MOSCOW, May 15. /TASS/. A sole virtual battlefield that provides the means for […]