Category cloud computing

What’s In The New NDAA

David Maxwell Wrote: “A fairly comprehensive treatment (of a document that I am sure could be a thousand pages).Korea highlights:” What’s in the New NDAA By Scott R. Anderson, www.lawfareblog.comView OriginalAugust 14th, 2018 President Donald Trump signed the John S. McCain National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for fiscal year 2019 into law on Monday afternoon, at an event at Fort […]

Hacking Tools And Ready-Made Phishing Pages Being Sold On Dark Web For $2; Dark Web Offers Run-Of-The-Mill Hacker An Opportunity To Move To Elite Status At A Very Cheap Price

Hacking Tools And Ready-Made Phishing Pages Being Sold On Dark Web For $2; Dark Web Offers Run-Of-The-Mill Hacker An Opportunity To Move To Elite Status At A Very Cheap Price     Waqas posted an August 4, 2018 article on the technology and security website, HackRead.com, with the title above. As Waqas notes, “there was a time when […]

Google’s Anti-Pentagon Decision Will Kill More People

Google’s Anti-Pentagon Decision Will Kill More People Precision bombing in war saves the lives of soldiers and civilians. A U.S. Army B-29 Superfortress bomber plane, with its bomb bay doors open, is seen mid-flight on July 25, 1944 during World War II. PHOTO: ASSOCIATED PRESS 245 COMMENTS By Andy Kessler Updated July 29, 2018 4:31 p.m. ET Earlier […]

Targeting The Future Of The DoD’s Controversial Project Maven Initiative

Targeting the future of the DoD’s controversial Project Maven initiative c4isrnet.com · by Kelsey Atherton · July 27, 2018 Bob Work, in his last months as deputy secretary of defense, wanted everything in place so that the Pentagon could share in the sweeping advances in data processing already enjoyed by the thriving tech sector. A memo dated April […]

Foreign Economic Espionage In Cyberspace

The 20 page report can be downloaded at the link below. Foreign Economic Espionage in Cyberspace NATIONAL COUNTERINTELLIGENCE AND SECURITY CENTER https://s3-us-west-2.amazonaws.com/cyberscoop-media/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/26114025/2018ForeignEconomic-Espionage-Pub_FINAL.pdf Executive Summary  In the 2011 report to Congress on Foreign Spies Stealing U.S. Economic Secrets in Cyberspace, the Office of the National Counterintelligence Executive provided a baseline assessment of the many dangers facing […]

The Law Of Military Cyber Operations And The New NDAA

The Law of Military Cyber Operations and the New NDAA By Robert Chesney, www.lawfareblog.com View Original July 26th, 2018 How will the soon-to-be-enacted NDAA alter the legal framework for military operations in the cyber domain? The House version of the bill would not have impacted this question much, but as I wrote here and here the Senate version had several interesting […]

Pentagon Rolls Out Major Cyber, AI Strategies This Summer

Pentagon Rolls Out Major Cyber, AI Strategies This Summer breakingdefense.com · by Sydney J. Freedberg Jr. A DISA schematic of the Department of Defense Information Networks (DoDIN). ARLINGTON: The Pentagon is “weeks” away from rolling out official strategies on cyberspace, cybersecurity, and artificial intelligence that will create new capabilities and funding streams, the acting deputy CIO said this morning. “Soon to […]

U.S. Retakes Lead From China In Pursuit Of Fastest Computer; Can Do Mathematical Calculations At Rate Of 200 Quadrillion Per Second — Would Take A Person Doing One Calculation Per Second More Than 6.3 Billion Years To Complete 

U.S. Retakes Lead From China In Pursuit Of Fastest Computer; Can Do Mathematical Calculations At Rate Of 200 Quadrillion Per Second — Would Take A Person Doing One Calculation Per Second More Than 6.3 Billion Years To Complete    http://www.frotunascorner.com      There is some good news…..and some bad news. The good news is that […]

New CIO To Lead DoD Cloud Initiative

New CIO to Lead DoD Cloud Initiative 06/25/2018 05:09 PM CDT   IMMEDIATE RELEASE No. NR-202-18 June 25, 2018 New CIO to Lead DoD Cloud Initiative Deputy Secretary of Defense Patrick M. Shanahan announced that Dana Deasy, chief information officer, will lead the department’s cloud initiative, effective June 22. This initiative is part of a […]

NSA ‘Systematically Moving’ All Its Data To The Cloud

Excerpts: The IC GovCloud is a single integrated “big data fusion environment” that allows analysts to rapidly “connect the dots” across all NSA’s data sources, according to Chief Information Officer Greg Smithberger.   The impetus for the multi-year move is getting the NSA’s data, including signals intelligence and other foreign surveillance and intelligence information it […]