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If You Still Don't Think China's Navy Is A Serious Threat, Watch This Video

The People's Liberation Army Navy is expanding at what seems like an exponential pace, putting America's supremacy on the high seas in question.<p>Video …

Military

A beginner’s guide to the dark web

If you think search engines like Google and Bing let you probe the entire web, you’re totally wrong. You’re barely scratching the surface of the …

Meet PINLogger, the drive-by exploit that steals smartphone PINs

Sensors in phones running both iOS and Android reveal all kinds of sensitive info.<p>Smartphones know an awful lot about us. They know if we're in a car …

How to fend off cyberattacks and data breaches

According to research conducted by Symantec, the number of cyberattacks against small businesses (companies with fewer than 250 employees) has been …

What are the six types of cybercriminals identified by BAE?

Defence group BAE Systems faces “serious and persistent” cyber attacks twice a week from hackers trying to steal the defence giant’s secrets. Here are the six types of cybercriminals identified by BAE.<p>Mules<p>Naive opportunists who may not even realise they work for criminal gangs to launder money. …

10 Ancient Psychological Warfare Tactics

Psychological warfare misleads, intimidates, and demoralizes the enemy. This use of threats, propaganda, and subtler strategies has been employed for …

19 tips to make space on iPhone | How to clear space on iPhone

<b>1. How to clear space on your iPhone</b><p>We love our iPhone, but one of the challenges we encounter every day is making the most of its meagre 16GB of …

Who Will Protect You from Drone Surveillance? - MIT Technology Review

Before you ever see a package dropped onto your doorstep from the sky, drones are going to force us to wrestle with some thorny questions about …

Be Yourself, but Carefully

<i>To evaluate when—and when not—to share, take this interactive assessment.</i><p>“Authenticity” is the new buzzword among leaders today. We’re told to bring our full selves to the office, to engage in frank conversations, and to tell personal stories as a way of gaining our colleagues’ trust and improving …

From drones to AKs, high technology to low politics.

In a victory for supporters of the battle-proven A-10 close air support aircraft, Congress provided the necessary seed money...<p>This story originally …

Operations Security News, Analysis, Discussion, Community

News & Commentary<p>Commentary<p>It's time to "do the right thing" when it comes to gender in the hiring and promotion of women in cybersecurity. Four …

Pentagon says Pokémon Go threatens U.S. national security

From our friends at<p><b>BY SHANE DIXON KAVANAUGH</b><p>The force behind the world’s strongest military is apparently no match against an army of virtual …

Phishing Attacks Two-Factor Authentication

Hackers bank heavily on tricking people into doing things that they shouldn’t: social engineering. A favorite social engineering ploy is the phishing …

5 Dangers of Pokemon Go

According to the USA today, Pokemon Go has over 15 million downloads. And while the numbers are not concreted (as there are more downloads every …

Don't Overlook Standard Operating Procedures: Use These Apps to Put Them in Place

<i>Synergy. Downsizing. Mindshare.</i> You just rolled your eyes, didn't you?<p>There are few things more obnoxious than business buzzwords. And <i>Standard</i> …

Cyber security and a punch to the face

I’ll never forget the morning I woke-up and discovered that my website had been attacked. It was an embarrassing moment that also had me feeling violated. Why hadn’t I taken the extra steps to ensure that my site wouldn’t get attacked? Why would someone do this to me and my small business?<p>I’m a …

Watch hackers hijack WhatsApp and Telegram accounts using known telecom flaw

WhatsApp and Telegram have both billed themselves as secure alternatives to phone, text or email correspondence. For the most part, that’s true, the two are end-to-end (e2e) encrypted by default and because of this, your conversations are much harder to monitor by outsiders.<p>But, sometimes it’s not …

Black Friday 2016: 15 ways to avoid being hacked online

With Black Friday on the horizon, millions of shoppers are likely to check in to online shopping accounts in order to grab a bargain.<p>Many of these accounts contain sensitive details such as credit card numbers, addresses and phone numbers, and are often signed up to quickly in order to snag a …

How to Protect Your Nude Selfies From Vengeful Ex-Boyfriends and Trolls

Women are disproportionately targeted for hacking, online abuse and harassment. We spoke with a female cyber-security specialist about the best ways to guard your sensitive information (nudes, sexts, horny emails).<p>Sometimes I like to take pictures of myself—pictures that could be described as …

Shifting from Persuasive Writing to Argumentative Writing: Where do you start?

In my sixteen years of teaching, I spent plenty of days passionately preparing my students to write persuasively for a variety of audiences. We …

Home8 prioritizes security with its Smart Garage device

The Home8 Smart Garage Starter Kit includes a camera and an alarm with its remote control opener.<p>Many people use their garage as much as their front door, so buying a device to remotely control or automate it seems like a pretty logical investment. But a new company called Home8 says simple …

Here's how I verify data breaches

Let me start with this headline:Other headlines went on to suggest that you need to change your password right now if you're using the likes of …

The Giant Email Hack That Wasn't

On Thursday, a Reuters report described how hackers were peddling some 272.3 million usernames and passwords for unsuspecting users’ email accounts, …

Israeli jets hit Gaza in response to rocket fire

Israeli aircraft hit two Hamas targets in Gaza early on Saturday in response to rocket fire as the worst flare-up of violence since a 2014 war …

Israel

Cyberattacks truly scare Americans, but they’re not the #1 fear

The only thing scarier than cyber attacks? Terror attacks. According to a new survey from Pew Research, while ISIS causes the most consternation …

Cyber-attacks

Why You Need to Learn How to Speak a Leadership Vocabulary

The words you say and the way you say them can make the difference between your team's success and failure.<p>In leadership, as in most fields, there's a specialized vocabulary. But unlike the language of most fields, the words that mean the most in leadership aren't technical jargon. They reflect the …

Leadership

SMRT accident: Police met with victim’s family after photograph leaked online