Category Cyber War

Former Google CEO Predicts The Internet Will Split In Two By 2028, With One Part Led By China

Former Google CEO Predicts The Internet Will Split In Two By 2028, With One Part Led By China CNBC · by Lora Kolodny · September 20, 2018 Eric Schmidt, who has been the CEO of Google and executive chairman of its parent company, Alphabet, predicts that within the next decade there will be two distinct internets: one led […]

Britain Launches 250M Sterling Cyber-Force To Wage War On Terrortists

https://www.thetimes.co.uk/edition/news/britain-launches-250m-cyber-force-to-wage-war-on-terrorists-wnq9q506c Britain launches £250m cyber‑force to wage war on terrorists Lucy Fisher, Defence Correspondent September 21 2018, 10:00pm, The Times GCHQ will set up a new cyber-force base because its headquarters in Cheltenham is at capacity ALAMY An offensive cyber-force to combat hostile states, terrorist groups and domestic gangs will be set up by the Ministry of Defence […]

CSPAN Discussion On Spies, Their Tradecraft And Foibles; And Perhaps The Greatest Spy Writer Ever — David Cornwell, Alias…John le Carre

CSPAN Discussion On Spies, Their Tradecraft And Foibles; And Perhaps The Greatest Spy Writer Ever — David Cornwell, Alias…John le Carre www.fortunascorner.com The National Book Festival was recently held at the Washington Convention Center, Washington D.C., and the topic was about spying, spies, and John le Carre. This was the eighteenth annual such convention, with John Haskel […]

Don’t Punish A North Korean Hacker Just For Following Orders

David Maxwell Comment: “This is an interesting argument.  I do feel for the plight of the Korean people living in the north and I agree that most Koreans in the north have to act against their for their own and their family’s survival.  However, it would be a huge mistake and simply wrong not to […]

While Talking Nukes, Kim May Have Shifted To Cyber

While talking nukes, Kim may have shifted to cyber Steve LeVine 2 hours ago www.axios.comView OriginalSeptember 6th, 2018 A North Korean feint? Kim, second from right. Photo: STR/AFP/Getty As North Korea haggles over when it will eliminate its nuclear weapons assets, it may be playing for what it can get in exchange while already pivoting to […]

This Is What Happened When Security Researchers Placed A CNI-Based Honeypot On The Dark Web

Excerpts: This Is What Happened When Security Researchers Placed A CNI-Based Honeypot On The Dark Web By Forbes Editors’ Picks, www.forbes.comView OriginalSeptember 6th, 2018 Kate O’Flaherty Contributor iI’m a freelance cyber security journalist covering Europe. This November, the US will test the ability of the nation’s power grid to bounce back from a simultaneous cyber-attack on electric, oil and natural gas […]

NSA Official: Foreign Hackers Have ‘Pummeled’ U.S. By Stealing IP – CyberScoop

NSA Official: Foreign Hackers Have ‘Pummeled’ U.S. By Stealing IP – CyberScoop cyberscoop.com · by Sean Lyngaas · September 5, 2018 Hackers sponsored by foreign governments have chipped away at the United States’ global economic advantage through a steady campaign of intellectual property theft, according to a top National Security Agency official. “It pains me to see the […]

Spooky Theory On Cause Of Mysterious Illness Affecting U.S. Diplomats In Cuba

David Maxwell Wrote: “A fascinating article and a fascinating theory and story about Mr. Frey.” Mr. Frey, a biologist, said he stumbled on the acoustic effect in 1960 while working for General Electric’s Advanced Electronics Center at Cornell University. A man who measured radar signals at a nearby G.E. facility came up to him at […]

SOCOM Is Asking To See All Kinds Of Drones, Some For Delivering Blood To The Battlefield

SOCOM Is Asking To See All Kinds Of Drones, Some For Delivering Blood To The Battlefield www.tampabay.comView OriginalSeptember 4th, 2018 On a far-flung battlefield, 100 miles from the nearest treatment center, a Navy corpsman signals for a small drone to bring life-saving blood to a wounded commando. Meanwhile, a tiny drone shaped like a bug […]

‘Threats Are Accelerating’ In Computing Speed And Lethality: Army Chief

An Australian view and a new term (for me at least): “Accelerated Warfare.” ‘Threats are accelerating’ in computing speed and lethality: army chief theaustralian.com.au · by Brendan Nicholson · September 3, 2018 Soldiers of the 2nd Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment, and the US Marines regroup at Hawaii’s Bellows Training Area during Exercise Rimpac 2018. Picture: ADF 12:00AM September […]