Posts Tagged ‘cyberwarfare’

NATO Investigates Dark Web Leak of Data Stolen from Missile Vendor

Documents allegedly belonging to an EU defense dealer include those relating to weapons used by Ukraine in its fight against Russia. NATO is investigating the leak of data reportedly stolen from a European missile systems firm, which hackers have put up for sale on the Dark Web, according to a published report. The leaked data […]

Leave a Comment

A cyber attack heavily impacted operations of Expeditors International

American worldwide logistics and freight forwarding company Expeditors International shuts down global operations after cyber attack American logistics and freight forwarding company Expeditors International was hit by a cyberattack over the weekend that paralyzed most of its operations worldwide. Expeditors company has over 18,000 employees worldwide and has annual gross revenue of around $10 billion. The company discovered the attack on […]

Leave a Comment

Ukraine: how cyber-attacks became so important to the conflict

https://theconversation.com/ukraine-how-cyber-attacks-became-so-important-to-the-conflict-177266 For the past few weeks, Russia has been deploying military forces into strategic positions on Ukraine’s borders. However, there is another, virtual dimension to the escalating conflict: cyber-attacks on Ukrainian government and business websites and services. Although it is impossible to confirm the Russian state is behind these attacks, commentators have suggested that similar tactics form […]

Leave a Comment

Ex-DoD Security Chief: China is Winning—it’s ‘A Done Deal’

The former chief software officer for the U.S. Air Force, Nicolas Chaillan, says the U.S. is falling far behind China in cybersecurity. In a no-holds-barred interview, he unloads his frustrations, built up over three years of inept bungling at the Pentagon. He quit his job last month, in disgust. “We are setting up critical infrastructure to fail,” […]

Leave a Comment

ON THE INTERNET THE “COLD” WAR HAS TURNED HOT

America has a serious infrastructure problem. America’s most urgent infrastructure vulnerability is largely invisible and unlikely to be fixed by the Biden administration’s $2 trillion American Jobs Plan. I’m thinking about vulnerabilities that lurk in your garage (your car), your house (your computer), and even your pocket (your phone). Like those devices of yours, all […]

Leave a Comment

Cyber Resilience Implementation Suite

Cyber security is not enough – you need to become cyber resilient   The document toolkits – created by experienced cyber security and business continuity professionals – provide you with all the document templates you’ll need to achieve compliance, whilst the supporting guidance will make sure you find the fastest route to completing your project. […]

Leave a Comment

Cyber Security and Risk Assessment

Cyber security is the protection of systems, networks and data in cyber space. If your system is connected on the internet, you should know and uderstand the risks of cyber space to take appropriate countermeasures. To understand the risks of cyber security,The first place is to begin with is a risk assessment. By completing a […]

Leave a Comment

Cyberattack: dangers, consequences and prevention

Attacks on IT systems can have devastating consequences across industries – among them, the banking and financial sector. In order to protect the best interests of their customers, and the vast tracts of personal data for which they are responsible, banks have already been paying attention to their data protection practices, writes Alan Calder of […]

Comments (1)

Lessons from Anonymous on cyberwar

By Haroon Meer A cyberwar is brewing, and Anonymous reprisal attacks on HBGary Federal shows how deep the war goes “Cyberwar” is a heavily loaded term, which conjures up Hollywood inspired images of hackers causing oil refineries to explode. Some security celebrities came out very strongly against the thought of it, claiming that cyberwar was […]

Comments (1)

‘China using elite hacker community to build cyber warfare capability’

Image via Wikipedia Hacking: The Art of Exploitation London, Oct 23 (ANI): The Communist regime in China with the help of a elite hacker community is building its cyber warfare capabilities and appears to be using a long-term computer attack campaign to collect US intelligence. An independent study released by a congressional advisory panel found […]

Leave a Comment