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Will Cyberspace be the Next Battleground?

When a grand jury in the Western District of Pennsylvania indicted six Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) officers on May 19, 2014 on 31 counts of hacking and cyber espionage against American companies, there was a flurry of media coverage of the incident. 733 more words

Conflict

Hackers Can Tap USB Devices, Researcher Warns

USB devices such as keyboards, thumb-drives and mice can be used to hack into personal computers in a potential new class of attacks that evade all known security protections, a top computer researcher revealed on Thursday. 759 more words

Security

Cyberattack breached system holding personal data: privacy watchdog

OTTAWA – Hackers who targeted Canada’s National Research Council infiltrated a system containing personal information, the federal privacy czar says.

The privacy commissioner’s office said Thursday it was first informed of the breach on July 23 and further briefed on Monday – at which point the exposure of personal data was confirmed. 525 more words

World

Bug Bounty: Fool’s Gold?

What is the use of a bug bounty activity? Really. Is there such a thing as ethical hacking? Can you hunt bugs without an explicit approval and bug bounty announcement in the first place? 196 more words

Reprieve: CIA staffers accessed Senate computers to doctor information

Reprieve (001) 929 2754  For immediate release: Thurs July 31, 2014

Leaked US Government ‘talking points’ on Senate CIA torture report: Reprieve comment

 

A White House document showing the State Department’s recommended ‘talking points’ on a major Senate report into CIA torture – the executive summary to which is expected to be declassified and released next week – has today been leaked to the… 310 more words

Cyberattack breached personal data: watchdog

OTTAWA – Hackers who targeted Canada’s National Research Council infiltrated a system containing personal information, the federal privacy czar says.

The privacy commissioner’s office said Thursday it was first informed of the breach on July 23 and further briefed on Monday — at which point the exposure of personal data was confirmed. 518 more words

Canada

Behind Enemy Lines - Part 1

Well, so this is Part 1 of my current adventure.  Bob only knows if there ever will be a Part 2, it depends on many things, most of them have guns. 2,164 more words

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