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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While recent headlines and news stories are focused on growing tensions between the U.S. and North Korea, a much more insidious threat has been steadily growing and has the potential to cause as much or more havoc for the global community as traditional war.  The world has entered a dangerous, complicated and new phase of […]

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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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Cybersecurity professionals are in high demand, and that means the career can be quite lucrative. However, figuring out where to start your education can be difficult and, most often, expensive. Right now, Windows Central Digital Offers has a deal on a Beginner’s Certificate in Cyber Security course that, yes, includes certification from the International Association […]

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As serious as Kim Jong Un’s threats are to attack Guam, Alaska or Hawaii with nuclear ballistic missiles, it’s likely that any future conflict will begin, and possibly end, with non-kinetic but no less crippling cyber warfare. This kind of warfare encompasses the assault on the electronic “connective tissue” of modern society by interfering with […]

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DETROIT — A General Motors veteran who helped shape the company’s vehicle safety operations following its ignition switch recall crisis has elected to retire after 43 years with the automaker. GM said Friday that Jeffrey Boyer, an engineer who has served as global safety chief since March 2014, will retire as of Sept. 1. He […]

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DETROIT — A General Motors veteran who helped shape the company’s vehicle safety operations following its ignition switch recall crisis has elected to retire after 43 years with the automaker. GM said Friday that Jeffrey Boyer, an engineer who has served as global safety chief since March 2014, will retire as of Sept. 1. He […]

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DETROIT — A General Motors veteran who helped shape the company’s vehicle safety operations following its ignition switch recall crisis has elected to retire after 43 years with the automaker. GM said Friday that Jeffrey Boyer, an engineer who has served as global safety chief since March 2014, will retire as of Sept. 1. He […]

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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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