Cyberwarfare

Are cyber norms as to what constitutes an “act of war” developing as we would want?

Yesterday I attended the “Cyber Warfare and the Maritime Domain” event at the Center for Strategic and International Studies hosted by my friend Kath …

Cybersecurity

10 Dangerous Data Breaches That Should Freak You Out

In recent decades, we've seen some of the most secure servers in the world breached by black hats.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may …

Security

Cyber War: EU defence ministers test responses in first computer war game

European Union defence ministers tested their ability to respond to a potential attack by computer hackers in their first cyber war game on Thursday, …

Cybersecurity

Cyber Warfare -- Reasons Why Israel Leads The Charge

Cyber warfare is a relatively new kind of war that transcends the typical “declaration” that previous wars have had in the past. The war never officially started, yet its investment began more than a decade ago.<p>In cyber warfare there are no rules, and no regulations. More than 140 countries have a …

Entrepreneurship

India's cyber security needs creation of indigenous tools and increase in talented human capacity: Report

Creation of indigenous tools along with building human capacity with relevant capabilities is imperative for India's <b>cyber security</b>, a report by …

Cybersecurity

Border brigades, nuclear submarines and cyber warfare: How China, South Korea and Japan are responding to Pyongyang threat

Japan, South Korea and China are ramping up military capabilities and devising increasingly risky and unconventional plans to counter the growing threat from nuclear-armed North Korea.<p>Pyongyang fired a ballistic missile over Japan earlier this week, causing alarm across the world and deep …

North Korea

Stuxnet brings cyber warfare out of virtual world

Brussels - A mysterious computer worm that has struck Iran has raised the spectre of a cyber attack as a new weapon of war, a danger NATO identifies …

Cybersecurity

India-Israel partnership to balance global defense supply chain

Israel is a leader in hi-tech, an innovator in cyber warfare, defense technology and electronics. Indian professionalism is unmatched in the …

Opinion

Kiren Rijiju says there is huge gap between India's cyber warfare capability, capacity

<b>New Delhi:</b> There is a huge gap in India's capability and capacity when it comes to cyber warfare and it is imperative to narrow down this difference …

Cybersecurity

Theresa May refuses to rule out military action and cyber attacks over North Korea missile launches

Theresa May has refused to rule out using cyber warfare or even taking part in military action against North Korea if it does not stop firing missiles in “illegal” acts of provocation.<p>Mrs May arrived in Japan on Wednesday morning in the midst of an escalating crisis over Pyongyang’s latest missile …

North Korea

Hoisted by Which Petard, Exactly? Cyber Warfare, Collisions at Sea, and Threat Inflation

With the latest tragedy befalling the USS John S. McCain, some have sought to blame China or cyberwarfare more generally. So far, these accusations …

Cybersecurity

Virtual Terror: 21st Century Cyber Warfare – Interview with Daniel Wagner

Mr. Wagner was interviewed by <i>Russell Whitehouse</i>, Associate Editor at the International Policy Digest. He is also a freelance social media …

Cyber-attacks

Dispute along cold war lines led to collapse of UN cyberwarfare talks

Thirteen years of negotiations came to an abrupt end in June, it has emerged, because of a row over the right to self-defence in the face of attacks<p>Thirteen years of negotiations at the United Nations aimed at restricting cyberwarfare collapsed in June, it has emerged, due to an acrimonious dispute …

News

North Korea believes Japan is building a cyberspace attack force under the pretext of self defence

North Korea has accused Japan of building a <b>cyberspace attack</b> force in its military under the pretext of self-defence, the media reported.<p>North Korean …

North Korea

A former Marine cyber warrior explains how hackers will transform the face of modern combat

The modern battlefield is changing dramatically with the advent of increasingly sophisticated technologies, from missile defense shields like THAAD to drones, armed robots and Boba Fett-style bulletproof helmets. But while it’s easy to focus on these visible displays of high-tech warfare, it’s …

Cybersecurity

WIRED Weekender: 10 stories you may have missed this week

Grape-free wine, Premier League fantasy, HBO hacks Disney's streaming gamble<p>The WIRED Weekender is an eclectic weekly digest containing highlights of …

Game of Thrones

Trump can’t use cyber to stop North Korea’s nuclear weapons

How do you wage covert cyber warfare to keep the peace? Make your enemy question everything<p>On July 4 this year, timed to coincide with America’s …

North Korea

Cyberwar: A guide to the frightening future of online conflict | ZDNet

With cyberwarfare, the battlefield is going online. Here's everything you need to know.<p><b>What is cyberwar?</b><p>At its core, cyberwarfare is the use of …

Cybersecurity

'The Darkening Web' warns of destruction through cyber means

The implication throughout the book couldn't be clearer: In cyber warfare, there are no civilians.<p>At the conclusion of his magisterial 2016 book …

Cybersecurity

In Cyberwarfare, Everyone Is a Combatant

Global powers are increasingly sparring by proxy online. The result is significant collateral damage for businesses<p>This is already a banner year for hacks, breaches and cyberwarfare, but the past week was exceptional.<p>South Carolina reported hackers attempted to access the state’s voter-registration …

Cybersecurity

Great big list of cybersecurity resources

Here's an excuse for IT workers to take some extra time off and head to the beach. Bring a smartphone or tablet, and check out these cybersecurity …

Cybersecurity

North Korea threatens the world with cyberwarfare, not nukes

For a country that’s as “off the grid” as you can get, North Korea is remarkably plugged in to cyberwarfare. And their efforts here should concern …

North Korea

5 Big Takeaways From Fortune Brainstorm Tech

Fortune's Brainstorm Tech conference wrapped up Wednesday and so after a few hours to ponder the last three days in Aspen, Colo., here are my top …

United States

Qatari websites hacked: As cyber warfare gains prominence, countries may be at risk without even realising it

The reports of 'fake news' cyber attack on Qatari news agencies and the vehement denial by the United Arab Emirates (UAE), brings to mind one of PG …

Islamic State (ISIS)

Britain must be prepared to fight cyber-wars against Russian 'mayhem', says former GCHQ chief

Britain must be ready to fight cyber-wars against the “mayhem” coming from Russia, the former head of GCHQ has warned ministers.<p>The Government will …

Russia

Struggling with Cyber: A Critical Look at Waging War Online

If media coverage is to be believed, we are in the midst of a cyberwar with daily attacks occurring across several theaters. Between dropping …

Cybersecurity

India is pressing Microsoft for a one-time Windows 10 discount in wake of malware attacks: Reuters

India is pressing Microsoft Corp to offer a sharply discounted one-time deal to the more than 50 million Windows users in the country so that they …

Cybersecurity

900 soldiers for new cyber battle force

A new unit tasked with defending Australian military targets from cyber attacks and preparing its own assaults on foreign forces is set to launch in …

Australian News

New Australian military unit will specialise in cyber warfare

A new information warfare division will be created within the Australian Defence Force to run both offensive and defensive cyber warfare operations, …

Cybersecurity

Australia sets up cyberwarfare unit to target foreign enemies

Australia has announced it is launching a new military cyberwarfare unit for offensive and defensive operations. A minister cited "the changing …

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