Cyber warfare by definition is the use of computer technology to disrupt activities of a state or organization. Attacks can bring down official government or company websites and networks, disrupt and even disable essential services and much frightening, harming major facilities and infrastructure networks, steal or amend classified data, bring down financial systems and even […]

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Lawmakers are growing impatient with the Trump administration on the issue of cyber war, saying the United States lacks a clear policy for responding to attacks. Frustrations over the lack of a comprehensive cyber policy boiled over during a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on Thursday. The hearing ended with Chairman John McCainJohn Sidney McCainRubio asks […]

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As the need to defend data against cyber threats increased the demand for open and efficient security operations, global cybersecurity firm McAfee on Thursday launched new endpoint and cloud solutions. The solutions, unveiled at the MPOWER Cybersecurity Summit here, go beyond machine learning to take advantage of the speed and accuracy of advanced analytics, deep […]

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Cybersecurity threatens leaders everwhere The biggest threat that leaders — and specifically, CEOs — face isn’t brand positioning, fighting the talent war or reporting higher earnings. Those are all important, yes, but the increasing threat of cybersecurity is changing how companies—and the leaders who lead them — stay competitive. Just think of all the consumer trust […]

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(Getty Images) As cybersecurity increases in importance, the room to improve cybersecurity efforts becomes harder on tighter budgets, but there are measures states can take. In 2017, there were 42 state-level bills introduced to improve government cybersecurity practice. State legislators are clearly interested in improving cybersecurity in their states overall, and they recognize that government needs to set […]

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The Lone Star State is getting more connected when it comes to cybersecurity. Todd Kimbriel, the state’s chief information officer, says in a video interview with StateScoop that Texas is working on the development of an information sharing organization to coordinate cybersecurity activities across government, K-12 schools, higher education, small businesses and the private sector. “We’re […]

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New Delhi: A senior researcher at the Moscow-based Kaspersky Lab Global Research and Analysis Team (GReAT), has warned that cyber espionage groups are not just after personal data anymore, but also attacking financial institutions in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region. In an interview given to ANI on the sidelines of the third annual APAC Cyber Security […]

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– Confidence is down but businesses are pressing ahead – although only 28% of business leaders feel confident in growth prospects, over 50% are pressing ahead with hiring and tech investments. – As businesses go abroad for growth, political and cyber risksdominate – 63% of business leaders cite Europe as their preferred growth market but […]

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Recently, Pakistani hackers compromised 10 Indian websites which included National Aeronautics, Army Institute of Management and Technology, Defence Institute of Advanced Technology, Army Institute of Management, and the Board of Research in Nuclear Sciences. The hacker group — Pakistan Haxor Crew — claimed the action was to avenge the defacement of the Pakistan Railways website […]

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People take cellphone pictures from a window as people protest police trying to control the area during attempts to cast ballots at a polling station in the referendum vote on Oct. 1 in Barcelona. (Dan Kitwood/Getty Images) As the citizens of Catalonia prepared to vote on independence from Spain this month, software developers decided to offer […]

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