Director of the British intelligence and security organization has voiced concerns over cyber-attacks by terrorists against Britain’s major cities like the capital London. GCHQ director Robert Hannigan made the remarks during a rare public appearance at the Cheltenham Science festival, the telegraph reported Wednesday. He referred to the so-called “Internet of things,” saying online connection […]

Earlier this week, the University of Calgary admitted that it bowed to the pressure of some cyber attackers who held their computer systems hostage, forking over $20,000, but many are wondering if that was the right move. Experts say that cyberattackers that target major organizations with money on their minds are a growing problem in […]

Production continues apace on Paramount’s Ghost in the Shell adaptation, with a new slew of set photos revealing Scarlett Johansson on the bustling streets of Hong Kong. There’s also a first look at Pilou Asbæk (Game of Thrones), who stars opposite Johansson’s cybernetic ninja as Batou. Have a gander at… read more at:

The White House expects to solidify the United States’ cyber relationship with India in the next two months. “Cooperation on cyber issues is a key component of the bilateral relationship between India and the United States,” says a news release from the White House. “The two countries have a strategic cyber relationship that reflects their […]

How the debate between privacy and security is evolving June 7, 2016 • Security, Top Stories Earlier this year, Apple was put in the hot seat when the FBI demanded it unlock an iPhone recovered from shooters during a terrorist attack in San Bernardino. Some of you may remember a time when national security was […]

The next American president will be tasked with deterring foreign government-sponsored cyber attacks against US citizens and companies. And under the current system, that task will be next to impossible. Cyber war is on the rise, from Russian cyber soldiers knocking out the power grid in Ukraine to Iranian hackers compromising American dams to Chinese […]

<!– –> Recent terrorist attacks in Brussels, Turkey and Paris, make for attention grabbing headlines. However, the truth is, violence and chaos are at all-time lows globally overall. Crime rates in the United States and in most other Western nations have nose-dived. Meanwhile, the standard of living for developing nations is improving.  Like Us on […]

Following widespread condemnation of North Korea’s satellite launch earlier in February and its alleged hydrogen bomb test in January, South Korean officials warned that Kim Jong Un asked his military officials and intelligence agents to boost preparations for launching terror attacks in South Korea, according to Yonhap. The report comes as Seoul is working with the […]