Kenneth Geers previews his Black Hat talk and discusses the strategic military maneuvers governments can make within cyberspace. When Kenneth Geers, ambassador of the NATO Cyber Centre, first suggested two years ago that there might be a connection between spikes in cybercriminal activity and spikes in geopolitical conflict, there was skepticism. Since then, NATO has […]

The Cyber Security Trade Mission will visit Istanbul (pictured) and Ankara, Turkey, in early December.(Photo: Moyan Brenn) Few would argue against the notion that cybersecurity has become a hot topic in government and industry circles. But now and again there are clear, unassailable signs that this is the case. One such sign comes from the […]

Since December 2015, a new cyber-espionage group has been launching attacks aimed at several governments and government-related organizations working on military and political assignments related to issues surrounding Southeast Asia and the South China Sea. This APT (Advanced Persistent Threat) stands apart from all other recent cyber-espionage groups because it doesn’t seem to be using […]

Larry Olmsted explores the unregulated food industry, and its lack of quality control. Alex Gibney‘s new documentary, “Zero Days,” and the consequences of the Stuxnet computer worm. Tahmima Anam‘s novel about a paleontologist from Bangladesh struggling to reconcile her American romance with her arranged marriage back home. Linda Hirshman on the intertwined lives of the Supreme Court’s history-making, first two female Justices. … […]

It gets worse. Government whistleblowers tell of another program we perfected, “Nitro Zeus,” designed to attack Iran’s command and control system. In the event of war, we could shut down their ability to talk to each other, to shoot down our planes. “We also went after their civilian support systems,” one source revealed, “Power grids, […]

House Committee on Small Business Chairman Steve Chabot of Ohio highlighted the high risk cyber-threats pose to small businesses in a hearing Wednesday, saying the federal government needs to do more to prevent cyber-attacks. A study conducted by Verizon found a whopping 71 percent of cyber-attacks occurred in businesses with less than 100 employees. Chabot noted the […]

The FortiExpress, a state-of-the-art cyber security center, will be on-site at TBNG Consulting Milford, CT (PRWEB) July 07, 2016 Fortinet’s FortiExpress, a cyber threat detection center on wheels, is headed to TBNG Consulting in Milford, CT on July 22nd from 1-4pm. The custom 18-wheeler offers a state-of-the-art, Threat Detection Showcase and Demo Center. Security experts […]