Cyber Espionage

Although cyberspace is important for economic growth, countries must also have supremacy in it through their ability to navigate it for intelligence gathering and cyberwarfare. Freedom of expression has assumed new contours in cyberspace. Credit: Reuters Chris Painter, a cybersecurity coordinator in the US Department of State since 2011, stepped down in the third week […]

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As tensions rise over North Korea’s potential nuclear missile threat, U.S. officials and outside experts are increasingly concerned the rogue regime will respond to international pressure by lashing out with a weapon it has already mastered: cyber attacks that can disable corporate networks, steal money from banks and potentially disrupt critical infrastructure. American intelligence officials have […]

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has approved a long-delayed Pentagon plan to create an independent and more aggressive cyber command in order to beef up cyberwar operations against the Islamic State group and other foes. The White House announcement Friday means U.S. Cyber Command may eventually be split off from the intelligence-focused National Security […]

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The attackers are targeting organisations and individuals who could be attending a real G20 event in Hamburg. Image: iStock A Russian hacking group is conducting a cyber-espionage campaign against politicians, policy makers, and journalists ahead of a G20 task force meeting. The attackers are attempting… read more at: http://www.zdnet.com/article/russian-hacking-campaign-targets-g20-attendees-with-booby-trapped-invites/

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The attackers are targeting organisations and individuals who could be attending a real G20 event in Hamburg. Image: iStock A Russian hacking group is conducting a cyber-espionage campaign against politicians, policy makers, and journalists ahead of a G20 task force meeting. The attackers are attempting… read more at: http://www.zdnet.com/article/russian-hacking-campaign-targets-g20-attendees-with-booby-trapped-invites/

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The attackers are targeting organisations and individuals who could be attending a real G20 event in Hamburg. Image: iStock A Russian hacking group is conducting a cyber-espionage campaign against politicians, policy makers, and journalists ahead of a G20 task force meeting. The attackers are attempting… read more at: http://www.zdnet.com/article/russian-hacking-campaign-targets-g20-attendees-with-booby-trapped-invites/

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The concept of cyber security is becoming well known today. Many people are more concerned than ever about protecting themselves from online threats such as terrorism and espionage. What is cyber security and why is it so important today? What does the future of cyber security look like? What can be done to protect all […]

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