11 Mar 2013

Electronic al-Qaeda Army claims to have hacked US government websites

“Cyberwarriors in Tunisia and China have reportedly joined forces with al-Qaeda hackers in order to attack United States government websites. Hackers pledging allegiance to the Tunisian Cyber Army claim to have compromised the security of US State Department and Department of Defense websites as part of an anti-America campaign called

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10 Mar 2013

China Calls For End To ‘Cyber War’

“A top official in the Chinese government said Saturday that nation’s should devise a unified set of rules on cyber attacks instead of fanning the flames of cyber warfare. China has been blamed for attacks on U.S. media outlets like The New York Times and Wall Street Journal as well as

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10 Mar 2013

China says U.S. is top source of hacking attacks on country

“The United States was the origin of more than half of the hacking attacks on China in the first two months of 2013, state news agency Xinhua said on Sunday, amid escalating tensions between Beijing and Washington over the use of the Internet.” Source: China says U.S. is top source

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09 Mar 2013

DHS Worries More About a ‘Fundamental Attack’ in Cyberspace than Theft, Napolitano says

“The Homeland Security Department is more devoted to preempting a future cyberattack that could upend the economy or kill civilians than countering ongoing cyber fraud, DHS Secretary Janet Napolitano said of her agency’s multifaceted network protection agenda.  ‘From a standpoint of where we focus most of our efforts — we

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09 Mar 2013

China foreign minister rejects hacking accusations

“China’s foreign minister on Saturday rejected accusations that the country’s military was behind massive hacking attacks on U.S. and other foreign targets and called for more international cooperation in policing the Internet.” Source: China foreign minister rejects hacking accusations

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09 Mar 2013

Cybersecurity challenges in 2013

“The security issues affecting businesses are similar around the world. Most involve employees innocently bringing an infected personal mobile device into the corporate network, or clicking on a social media link that looks harmless but hides a Trojan or worm that will secretly steal data and money and, potentially, remain

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09 Mar 2013

EPA completes Cloud Email Migration, Cuts Hit Cyber Drills and Security Programs and more

“Here are the top cyber news and stories of the day.” Source: EPA completes Cloud Email Migration, Cuts Hit Cyber Drills and Security Programs and more

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09 Mar 2013

Obama’s Cyberwarfare Strategy Will Backfire

“Cyberspace, American leaders have not fully realized, is not like other national security issues. America’s true cyber power is not the National Security Agency or Cyber Command, but our technology companies that create and maintain cyberspace and the factories, banks, small businesses, artists, and citizens that use it to enrich

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08 Mar 2013

Inside the Black Box

“Very little that China does escapes the notice of the NSA, and virtually every technique it uses has been tracked and reverse-engineered. For years, and in secret, the NSA has also used the cover of some American companies — with their permission — to poke and prod at the hackers,

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08 Mar 2013

How did Evernote handle its hacking crisis?

“Over the coming weeks we will try to reverse engineer the reasoning behind of some of these crisis management decisions, and with your help look at whether the approach stands up to scrutiny, and what can learn from it. “ Source: How did Evernote handle its hacking crisis? | The

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