After cutting back on the required training airmen must complete each year, the Air Force is adding in a few more requirements. Starting in January, the airmen will have to complete more cybersecurity education. “It’s more reinforcing the healthy cyber culture and making sure they are making smart decisions when they’re on a terminal or […]

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NPR’s Audie Cornish speaks with Dmitri Alperovitch, co-founder and chief technology officer of CrowdStrike, about their assessment on how Russian hackers breached the Democratic National Committee and what it means for U.S. cyber security. … read more at: http://www.npr.org/2016/12/14/505592238/cybersecurity-firm-confirms-russian-hackers-breached-the-dnc

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There is a new unseen war that is now going on in the world, involving  forces  organized by Russia, China, North Korea, and the United States. Where there used to be combat on land and sea, in the air, and in outer space, the new operational domain is cyberspace, according to  a  US Army Cyber […]

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While 2016 has been a difficult year for network security, 2017 promises to be a lot worse. That’s the prediction from cybersecurity firm Trend Micro, which said the coming year will include an increased breadth and depth of cyberattacks, with malicious threat actors differentiating their tactics to capitalize on the changing technology landscape. “Next year […]

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BENGALURU: IBM has launched what it says is a state-of-art cyber security command centre in Bengaluru to offer customized security solutions to its Indian clients.The company says it planned this long before the extra push for digital in India came from demonetization. But the current environment makes the move look particularly relevant. Concerns about security […]

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Chinese cyber-espionage efforts against American companies and government properties are predicted to increase during President-elect Donald Trump’s first year in office, according to a new analysis from global consulting firm Booz Allen Hamilton, but experts say it’s tough to forecast exactly how the U.S.-China cybersecurity relationship will change.  While Booz Allen Hamilton’s broad prediction about China may […]

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Cyberattackers pose many threats to a wide range of targets.  Russia, for example, was accused of hacking Democratic Party computers throughout the year, interfering with the U.S. presidential election.  Then there was the unknown attacker who, on a single October day, used thousands of internet-connected devices, such as digital video recorders and cameras compromised by […]

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