Want to be one of the computer hacking good guys, helping companies and people fight back against the bad guys trying to ruin everyone’s digital lives and spill secrets all over the Internet? Then you’ve come to the right place. Last December, the Commonwealth Bank and the University of New South Wales announced ‘a $1.6 […]

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U.S. politicians have long threatened America’s enemies with tanks, planes, submarines, and nuclear missiles. Last week defense secretary Ashton Carter leveled a new kind of threat at the Islamic State: hackers. It may signal the start of a new era in warfare and international relations. There have been leaks about how the U.S. government used […]

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The Asia Pacific Computer Emergency Response Team (APCERT) this week successfully completed its annual drill to test the response capability of leading Computer Security Incident Response Teams (CSIRT) from the Asia Pacific… read more at: http://www.sundaytimes.lk/160327/business-times/apcert-conducts-cyber-drill-on-an-evolving-threat-and-financial-fraud-187450.html

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KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) – Students can learn about computer programming and career options in cyber security at a camp in Kearney this June. The event for middle and high school students will focus on science and engineering topics, and give students a chance to get hands-on experience. Attendees will receive a Raspberry Pi computer as […]

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BEIJING: China has launched its first cyber security public organisation aimed at better safeguarding national cyber security and guiding internet companies in perform their duties, the media reported on Saturday. The CyberSecurity Association of China, launched in Beijing on Friday, consists of academic institutes, individuals and internet companies including Tencent and popular internet security company […]

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The tragedy in Brussels shocked the world this week—but the aftershocks of the March 22 terrorist bombings are likely to include follow-on cyber-threats. These attacks typically involve hackers targeting critical infrastructure in order to cause chaos and physical damage, alongside fear and financial damage. “We have been able to identify a pattern of behavior of […]

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Belgium’s network of nuclear power plants and other major infrastructure face the threat of a cyber-attack over the next five years, the European Union’s counter-terror chief said in an interview published Saturday. “I would not be surprised if there was an attempt in the next five years to use the Internet to commit an attack,” […]

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IANS | Mar 26, 2016, 03.04 PM IST The CyberSecurity Association of China, launched in Beijing on Friday, consists of academic institutes, ind… Read More BEIJING: China has launched its first cybersecurity public organisation aimed at better safeguarding national cybersecurity and guiding internet companies in perform their duties, the media reported on Saturday. The CyberSecurity […]

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By Michael Brown Saturday, March 26, 2016 | 2 a.m. For the first time, Gallup included cyberterrorism in its annual survey of Americans’ feelings about critical threats to U.S. interests over the next 10 years. Nearly three-quarters of respondents, 73 percent, said they felt cyberterrorism was a critical threat, behind only international terrorism and the […]

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“Safety First” signs seem almost cliché now — not so in the years prior to the Industrial Revolution. (iStockphoto) Everyone seems to be talking about “workplace culture” these days. Although the concept has been around since the 1980s, businesses and government agencies are now realizing the importance of “the way we do things around here” […]

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