Category Denial & Deception

Spies Like AI: The Future Of Artificial Intelligence For The U.S. Intelligence Community; But, AI Has Weakenesses The Adversary Is/Will Exploit

Spies Like AI: The Future Of Artificial Intelligence For The U.S. Intelligence Community; But, AI Has Weakenesses The Adversary Is/Will Exploit   https://fortunascorner.com       The title above comes from Patrick Tucker’s January 27, 2020 article he posted to the security, military and technology website, DefenseOne.com. I refer you to DefenseOne for Mr. Tucker’s full […]

The Secretive Company That Might End Privacy As We Know It

Excerpts: His tiny company, Clearview AI, devised a groundbreaking facial recognition app. You take a picture of a person, upload it and get to see public photos of that person, along with links to where those photos appeared. The system — whose backbone is a database of more than three billion images that Clearview claims […]

‘Shattered’: Inside The Secret Battle To Save America’s Undercover Spies In The Digital Age

‘Shattered’: Inside the secret battle to save America’s undercover spies in the digital age news.yahoo.com · by Jenna McLaughlin and Zach Dorfman · December 30, 2019 When hackers began slipping into computer systems at the Office of Personnel Management in the spring of 2014, no one inside that federal agency could have predicted the potential scale and magnitude […]

Internet Deception Is Here To Stay — So, What Do We Do Now?: Fake Followers; Fake News; Foreign Influence Operations; The Last Decade Revealed What’s Online Is Not As It Seems — What’s Ahead For The Internet In The New Decade?

Internet Deception Is Here To Stay — So, What Do We Do Now?: Fake Followers; Fake News; Foreign Influence Operations; The Last Decade Revealed What’s Online Is Not As It Seems — What’s Ahead For The Internet In The New Decade?   https://fortunascorner.com      The title above comes from Paris Martineau’s December 30, 2019 […]

CIA Opposed Chinese Explusions

CIA opposed Chinese expulsions Follow Us China’s Foreign Minister Wang Yi stepped up Beijing’s war of words Friday. At a meeting, he labeled the U.S. the “troublemaker of the world” and falsely accused the U.S. of having a hand in the Hong Kong protests. (Associated Press) more > Print By Bill Gertz – The Washington Times – Wednesday, […]

U.S. Forces Can’t Hide From Ubiquitous Satellites; They Need To Fool Them; Could Today’s Western Intelligence Agencies Conduct A High Risk/High Reward Deception Operation?

U.S. Forces Can’t Hide From Ubiquitous Satellites; They Need To Fool Them Could Today’s Western Intelligence Agencies Conduct A High Risk/High Reward Deception Operation?   https://fortunascorner.com      Josef Koller’s posted a December 17, 2019 article to the defense and national security blog/website, DefenseOne.com about the ubiquitious nature and proliferation of surveillance devices and how it is […]

Hacker Lexicon: What Is A Digital Dead Drop? A Mainstay Of Spycraft Still Has Plenty Of Relevance In The Digital Age 

Hacker Lexicon: What Is A Digital Dead Drop? A Mainstay Of Spycraft Still Has Plenty Of Relevance In The Digital Age    https://fortunascorner.com      The title above comes from Andy Greenberg’s November 29, 2019 article he posted to the cyber security and technology blog, WIRED.com. The ‘dead drop,’ a clandestine way of trading information between spies, […]

Report: ‘Smishing,’ Deepfakes To Continue To Rise In 2020

Report: ‘Smishing,’ Deepfakes to Continue to Rise in 2020 nextgov.com · by $(function() { GEMG.HoverGroup.init({}); }); American consumers and agencies were exposed to a wide range of phishing threats over the course 2019—but in 2020, there’ll be a new, related danger on the horizon: smishing, or text-based phishing. According to consumer credit reporting company Experian’s 2020 data breach industry forecast, smishing is the top […]

In Future Wars, The U.S. Military Will Have Nowhere To Hide

Excerpts: It is past time for the U.S. military to prepare to fight without sanctuaries. Instead of waiting for wars to break out and then surging vulnerable aircraft carriers and armored brigades overseas, the United States should preposition missile launchers and armed drones on allied territory and merchant ships in potential conflict zones. For wars against Russia and China, that means […]

Amid Popular Protests – Iran Shuts Down Domestic Internet — A Digital Iron Curtain Descends; Revolutions…..Will Be Tweeted

Amid Popular Protests – Iran Shuts Down Domestic Internet — A Digital Iron Curtain Descends; Revolutions…..Will Be Tweeted   https://fortunascorner.com      There are numerous reports out this week that the Iranian government has shutdown the country’s Internet — as an attempt to quell domestic unrest and cripple social media. Lily Hay Newman posted a […]