Category social mdeia

Will U.S. Cyberwarriors Be Ready For The Next Big Hack?

Excerpts: People skills in cybersecurity also are needed at the policy level, said Debora Plunkett, former director of information assurance at the National Security Agency. “Cyber is a lot of technical work, but also a lot of policy.”   “We need lots of technical people,” Plunkett said at a New America conference in Washington. “We also […]

How Russia Is Using LinkedIn As A Tool Of War Against Its U.S. Enemies

How Russia Is Using LinkedIn As A Tool Of War Against Its U.S. Enemies By Jeff Stein, www.newsweek.com View Original One night in mid-March, Alan Malcher, a British military veteran, dropped into the Queen’s Arms, a working-class pub in north London. He took a seat at the bar and ordered his customary pint of Foster’s. Within a […]

Chaos And Order In A Changing World 

Chaos And Order In A Changing World by Dr Henry Kissinger capx.co · August 2, 2017 Lady Thatcher was one of the most significant leaders of our period. Decisive, effervescent, courageous, loyal, she was dedicated to shaping the future rather than following the recommendations of focus groups. I first met her in the early 1970s, when […]

Dark Web Service Claims To Be Able To Track Any Cellphone & Read Text Messages; ‘Home Is Where The Hack Is’

smartlightbulbhackerthreat  (article attached at link to left) Dark Web Service Claims To Be Able To Track Any Cellphone & Read Text Messages; ‘Home Is Where The Hack Is’ www.fortunascorner.com      Ali Raza has an article on the June 14, 2017 edition of HackRead.com, warns that “a service on the Dark Web,” is advertising that […]

To Curb North Korea, Target Its Cyber Arsenal

Thousands of North Korean tech workers, hackers and cyber criminals operate on Chinese soil, where they benefit from China’s superior bandwidth and network capability, according to a recent long-term study. | Getty To Curb North Korea, Target Its Cyber Arsenal, Experts Say By MARTIN MATISHAK 05/15/17 05:02 AM EDT https://www.politicopro.com/cybersecurity/story/2017/05/to-curb-north-korea-target-its-cyber-arsenal-experts-say-156808 The U.S. should explore another potential […]

Famed Hacker Kevin Mitnick On How You Can Go ‘Invisible’ Online And Hide Your Digital Tracks

Famed Hacker Kevin Mitnick On How You Can Go ‘Invisible’ Online And Hide Your Digital Tracks   https://fortunascorner.com        Kevin Mitnick, for those of you who do not recognize the name is, according to his Wikipedia bio, “an American computer [cyber] consultant, author, and hacker — best known for his high-profile 1995 arrest; […]

Second FSB Agent Arrested For Treason Revealed As Notorious Hacker

Second FSB Agent Arrested For Treason Revealed As Notorious Hacker Jan 27, 2017 — 14:00 — Update: Jan. 27 2017 — 12:33 David Whelan / Flickr Major Dmitry Dokuchaev, one of four cyber-security experts arrested by the Kremlin on charges of treason, has allegedly been revealed as an infamous Russian hacker. ADVERTISING inRead invented by […]

Beyond The Headlines: RAND’s Christopher Paul Discusses The Russian ‘Firehose Of Falsehood’

RAND Corporation www.rand.org Beyond the Headlines: RAND’s Christopher Paul Discusses the Russian ‘Firehose of Falsehood’ As part of RAND’s ongoing “Beyond the Headlines” series, researcher Christopher Paul discussed his recent study on the Russian “Firehose of Falsehood” propaganda model on Dec. 7 at the research organization’s Pittsburgh office. A massive, ingenious, and concerning campaign of […]

Why Islamic State Prefers U.S. Servers For Its Online Propaganda

“Monitoring is good, it is needed, but it is only a tactic – it does not curb the wider comprehensive strategy or the narrative and appeal of groups such as IS,” says Ali Soufan, a former FBI special agent and CEO of Soufan group, a security intelligence firm. “I disagree that these guys [IS] are […]

Pressure To Deliver Security Clearances: Federal Contractors Rewarded For Speed; ‘Shortcuts Persist…Despite Hacking Scandal

Pressure To Deliver Security Clearances:  Federal Contractors Rewarded For Speed; ‘Shortcuts Persist…Despite Hacking Scandal www.fortunascorner.com      Christian Davenport, writes in this morning’s (June 15, 2015) Washington Post, that “for years, investigators charged with vetting the backgrounds of those handle the nation’s secrets, have said they were pressured to churn through cases as quickly as possible.  […]