Cyber Warfare

As the new Congress begins, it will soon discuss the comprehensive reports to the US Senate on the disinformation campaign of half-truths, outright fabrications and misleading posts made by agents of the Russian government on social media in the run-up to the 2016 presidential election. After years of anemic responses to Russian influence efforts, official US government […]

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More Russians feel that their country is prepared for cyber warfare than those in the United States, a recent poll has shown. On Wednesday, the Pew Research Center released the results of a poll regarding the public’s perceptions of cyber attacks and whether or not their nation could handle them. The survey found that 27,612 respondents […]

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At the height of the Cold War, as the West faced off against Red China and the Soviet Union, people used to joke that optimists learnt Russian while pessimists learnt Chinese. Today, the debate about which of these two great powers represents the biggest threat to our way of life is once again in full […]

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Countering Russian disinformation the Baltic nations’ way By Terry Thompson Jan 09, 2019 As the new Congress begins, it will soon discuss the comprehensive reports to the U.S. Senate on the disinformation campaign of half-truths, outright fabrications and misleading posts made by agents of the Russian government on social media in the run-up to the 2016 presidential election. MORE […]

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Havoc has been wrecked in countries around the world from hacking incidents of unknown origin, revealing holes in cyber systems holding highly sensitive information. Just this week, hackers published private information related to German political parties and its leaders – except the far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD). According to the survey, those in South America […]

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The companies include Grove Resource Solutions Inc., Millennium Corp., SimVentions Inc., BAE Systems Technology Solutions Services Inc., Booz Allen Hamilton, CACI NSS Inc., General Dynamics Information Technology, Leidos, Northrop Grumman Systems Corp. and Scientific Research Corp. … read more at: https://www.c4isrnet.com/c2-comms/2019/01/08/9-companies-will-compete-for-work-on-the-navys-giant-engineering-contract/

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Anyone walking into the Pentagon these days can sense the uncertainty — indeed, the apprehension — that pulsates throughout what its denizens call “The Building.” Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis is gone, and no one knows how long Deputy Secretary Pat Shanahan will act in Mattis’ place. Initially, President TrumpDonald John TrumpDem strategist says party’s […]

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Our eighth grade geometry teachers were not always correct. One very conspicuous “axiomatic” error was contained in stipulating postulates that ignored “synergy,” because the expected “whole” of certain global intersections could sometimes prove substantially greater than the simple sum of component “parts.” Analysts must be enabled to assess various probable outcomes with maximum nuance and […]

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