Category NSA

Be Skeptical Of Ken Burn’s Documentary: The Vietnam War

HENRY MARK HOLZER LEGAL AND POLITICAL COMMENTARY www.henrymarkholzer.blogspot.com Re: Ken Burns’s forthcoming documentary, The Vietnam War Be skeptical of Ken Burns’ documentary: The Vietnam War by Terry Garlock Some months ago I and a dozen other local veterans attended a screening at the Woodruff Arts Center in Atlanta – preview of a new documentary on […]

North Korea Could Team Up With ISIS To Launch Terror Attacks ACROSS GLOBE

https://clarionproject.org/mauro-north-korea-activity-iranian-activity/ North Korea could team up with ISIS to launch terror attacks ACROSS GLOBE, experts warn By Joey Millar, www.express.co.uk View Original September 16th, 2017 Experts said Kim Jong-un’s hermit state would not hesitate to use extremist jihadis to attack their Western enemies. North Korea would actually find it easier to target their rivals using ISIS than by […]

Edward Snowden Tells German Magazine Der Spiegel: “There Is Still Hope — Even For Me”

Edward Snowden Tells German Magazine Der Spiegel: “There Is Still Hope — Even For Me”   http://www.fortunascorner.com        Martin Knobbe and Jorg Schindler, journalists with the German magazine, Der Spiegel, recently conducted an in-depth interview with U.S. fugitive Edward Snowden — who spoke about his life in Russia, the power of nation-state intelligence agencies, and […]

Experts Consider Future Of Intelligence At Kalaris Conference

EXPERTS CONSIDER FUTURE OF INTELLIGENCE AT KALARIS CONFERENCE HTTP://SFS.GEORGETOWN.EDU/EXPERTS-CONSIDER-FUTURE-INTELLIGENCE-KALARIS-CONFERENCE/ Bruce Riedel and Dr. Michael O’Hanlon speak at the 2017 Kalaris Intelligence Conference. September 15, 2017 by Matt Raab and Aislinn McNiece Georgetown University and the National Geospatial Agency (NGA) hosted the fourth annual Kalaris Intelligence Conference at Gaston Hall September 14. The event featured leading […]

NSA Quietly Awarded A Classified $2.4 Billion Tech Contract With More To Come

NSA Quietly Awarded a Classified $2.4 Billion Tech Contract With More to Come CSRA won the first of three NSA Groundbreaker contracts to upgrade parts of the intelligence community’s IT infrastructure BY FRANK KONKELNEXTGOV By Read, www.defenseone.com View Original Patrick Semansky/AP AA Font size + Print The National Security Agency has awarded tech firm CSRA the first of three portions […]

Drone Warfare: A New Way To Look At Killer Robots

Drone Warfare: A New Way To Look At Killer Robots By Sandra Erwin September 13, 2017 Brewing controversies over “killer drones” are not deterring companies from designing and offering new types of unmanned weapons for which they see a demand in the market. ISR operations: Eye in the sky. U.S. Air Force photo LtCol Leslie Pratt […]

Cyber Warriors And Cyber Spies Struggle To Strike Balance

Cyber Warriors and Cyber Spies Struggle to Strike Balance – The Cipher Brief thecipherbrief.com Ned CarmodyFormer Case Officer, CIA On May 2, 2011 the agonizing, decade-long hunt for Osama bin Laden finally ended. The raid by U.S. Navy seals on the walled compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan was the culmination of years of intelligence gathering. Following […]

Post Equifax:  How To Stop The Next Mega-Cyber Breach — Or, At Least Slow It Down

Post Equifax:  How To Stop The Next Mega-Cyber Breach — Or, At Least Slow It Down   http://www.fortunascorner.com        Lily Hay Newman posted an article on the September 12, 2017 edition of WIRED.com, “How To Stop The Next Mega Breach — Or At Least Slow It Down,” about what steps companies can take that may not […]

Defusing Leakers Means Knowing What Makes Them Tick

Defusing Leakers Means Knowing What Makes Them Tick www.thecipherbrief.com View Original September 13th, 2017 Tackling insider threat — everything from leaking classified information to potential workplace violence — is a key part of the National Counterintelligence and Security Center’s mandate. Leading efforts to develop new policies and pilot programs on the issue is NCSC Director […]

Dark Reading’s 7 Takeaways From The Equifax Data Breach; And A Couple That They Overlooked

Dark Reading’s 7 Takeaways From The Equifax Data Breach; And A Couple That They Overlooked   www.fortunascorner.com        The cyber security website, DarkReading.com, posted a September 11, 2017 article, “7 Takeaways From The Equifax Data Breach,” by Jai Vijayan discussing their key observations with respect to this latest Tier I, or ‘Category 5’ cyber breach.   Application-level Vulnerabilities […]