THE KEY A Surface Laptop computer is displayed at the hardware lab of Microsoft’s main campus in Redmond, Wash., on April 20, 2017. (Mike Kane/Bloomberg) A pair of Pennsylvania computer science professors will come to Washington next week with a message for the cybersecurity community: More high schoolers need to start learning advanced cybersecurity skills if […]

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Welcome to Hillicon Valley, The Hill’s newsletter detailing all you need to know about the tech and cyber news from Capitol Hill to Silicon Valley. If you don’t already, be sure to sign up for our newsletter with this LINK. Welcome! Follow the cyber team, Olivia Beavers (@olivia_beavers) and Jacqueline Thomsen (@jacq_thomsen), and the tech team, […]

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In a new stunning example of the scale and sophistication of online cybercrime, just before the holidays, DOJ charged two hackers with stealing hundreds of gigabytes of data—including sensitive intellectual property, confidential business data, and personal information from companies and government agencies around the world—as part of a multi-year cyber-espionage campaign that targeted managed service […]

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By Tom Kellermann, Chief Cybersecurity Officer, Carbon Black In every intelligence industry there’s often a central aim: predicting the future. We collect and analyse, dissect and interpret, looking for that essential nugget that will give us the edge over our adversaries by indicating what they’ll do next. While this activity goes on 24/7/365, the end […]

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The number of significant cyber attacks has grown by more than 50 per cent in the last three years, with artificial intelligence increasingly being used as a cyber security threat, Linklaters has warned. A new report from the global law firm has revealed that there were 67 significant cyber incidents worldwide in January to October […]

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Trump administration on Monday launched a drive to push U.S. firms to better protect their trade secrets from foreign hackers, following a slew of cases accusing individuals and companies of economic espionage for China. U.S. companies hit by recent attacks included Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co and International Business Machines Corp. IBM […]

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Are we prepared to face 2019’s cyber security challenges? January 10, 2019 • Opinion, Security Are we prepared to face 2019’s cyber security challenges? “Technology is a queer thing. It brings you great gifts with one hand, and it stabs you in the back with the other,” wrote novelist and scientist C. P. Snow in […]

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The main work will take place in San Antonio, Texas, under the Unified Platform project management office, part of the Cryptologic and Cyber Systems Division under the Command, Control, Communications, Intelligence Networks Directorate of the Air Force Life Cycle Management Center. … read more at: https://www.fifthdomain.com/dod/2019/01/10/dod-ramps-up-development-of-a-cyber-factory/

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