Category emp threat

Here’s How A National Cybersecurity Agency Could Work

Here’s How a National Cybersecurity Agency Could Work By Brian Rodger, www.nextgov.com View Original May 11th, 2018 A view of the National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center in Arlington, Va., Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2015. Evan Vucci/AP File Photo Over the past few months, some private-sector companies have called for building a national cybersecurity agency. This agency would […]

Generals Worry U.S. May Lose In Start Of Next War: Is Multi-Domain The Answer?

Excerpts: But when we try to counterattack, today’s adversaries won’t allow the US four or five months to mobilize, deploy, and prepare the way Saddam Hussein did twice (in 1990-91 and 2002-3), added another participant: “We’re predictable. They’ve built a system to take advantage of that predictability.”   Defense Secretary Jim Mattis — a former […]

North Korea’s Secret Weapon: A Huge Electromagnetic Storm

North Korea’s Secret Weapon: A Huge Electromagnetic Storm By James Stavridis, www.bloomberg.com View Original April 25th, 2018 Something up his sleeve?Photo by: Source: AFP/Getty Images The diplomatic circuit is awash in optimism as the proposed summitbetween North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump draws near. Indeed, Trump is right to go to the table with […]

Forecasting The Future Of Warfare

David Maxwell:  “A long important read with important history (and a “scorecard”).” Excerpt: How Did We Do? You Decide.   I gave up command of the Army War College in the summer of 2000. Gen. Rick Shinseki, chief of staff at the time, kindly asked that I stay on active duty another six months to […]

The United States Is Preparing For The Wrong War

Excerpts.   There’s nothing wrong with rebuilding the United States’ conventional combat capacity. By all means, buy more fighter aircraft and navy ships. Spend more time training with artillery and tanks. Those weapons are needed to maintain deterrence and keep the peace. But don’t imagine that all this firepower will keep us safe. The United […]

U.S. Must Overcome ‘Hubris’ And Prepare For Surprise: New CSIS Study

US Must Overcome ‘Hubris’ And Prepare For Surprise: Experts breakingdefense.com · by Sydney J. Freedberg Jr. WASHINGTON: Even as a sniper shoots President John Doe at an open-air rally, a dozen commandos in civilian clothes are scaling the fence at Fort Myer just south of the Potomac. In minutes, they’ve stormed Officers’ Row and killed or wounded two-thirds of […]

U.S. Report Lays Out Apocalyptic Consequences Of North Korean Electromagnetic Pulse Attack On America

  US report lays out apocalyptic consequences of North Korean electromagnetic pulse attack on America http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2017/10/24/us-report-lays-apocalyptic-consequences-north-korean-electromagnetic/ The former CIA worker said an EMP could blacks-out the electric grid for a year CREDIT: AP  Nicola Smith  24 OCTOBER 2017 • 5:00AM ANorth Korean electromagnetic pulse (EMP) attack on the US could wipe out up to 90% of the population through […]

How The U.S. Electric Grid/Critical Infrastructure Has Been Compromised

How the electric grid has been compromised The swan song of the Electromagnetic Pulse Commission is the music of risk Illustration on the risk of EMP attacks on the nation’s power grid by Linas Garsys/The Washington Times more > Print By Peter Vincent Pry – – Sunday, October 22, 2017 ANALYSIS/OPINION: Bureaucracies know how to deal […]

Iran Attacks 9,000 Email Accounts In Parliament

https://www.thetimes.co.uk/edition/news/iran-attacks-9-000-email-accounts-in-parliament-w5mr836cg Iran Attacks 9,000 Email Accounts In Parliament Sensitive material stolen by Tehran hackers Francis Elliott, Political Editor | Fiona Hamilton, Crime & Security Editor October 14 2017, 12:00am, The Times Theresa May’s email account was among those targeted by Iranian hackersMATT DUNHAM/ASSOCIATED PRESS Share Save Iran carried out a “brute force” cyberattack on parliament that hit dozens of MPs this summer, […]

Decoding Kim’s Speech And The Pacific Threat

  David Maxwell Says/Writes:  Please keep this in mind: While North Korea’s state media is a propaganda tool, more often than not, the reclusive state’s regime tells us exactly what it wants and exactly what it is planning to do in these statements Decoding Kim’s speech and the Pacific threat www.bbc.com View Original September 22nd, […]