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Digital jihad: ISIS, Al Qaeda seek a cyber caliphate to launch attacks on US

Originally posted at http://www.foxnews.com/world/2014/09/11/digital-jihad-isis-al-qaeda-seek-cyber-caliphate-to-launch-attacks-on-us/

By Jamie Dettmer

Published September 11, 2014

Jihadists in the Middle East are ramping up efforts to mount a massive cyber attack on the U.S., with leaders from both Islamic State and Al Qaeda – including a hacker who once broke into former British Prime Minister Tony Blair’s Gmail account – recruiting web savvy radicals, FoxNews.com has learned. 832 more words

Information Operations

Part 1 - A New and More Secure Digital Age & The Future of U.S. Cyber Strategy

For years I have been researching the intersection of technology and politics. One recent thought provoking book is “The New Digital Age” by the Executive Chairman of Google, Eric Schmidt, and Jared Cohen, Director of Google Ideas, its internal Think Tank. 957 more words

Part 1

Top Ten Ways to Defend your Network against the Latest SSL Exploits

Top Ten Ways to Defend your Network against the Latest SSL Exploits

29 MAY 2014 | WHITE PAPER

Staying on top of the latest web exploits can be a challenge for Network Admins who are worried about simply keeping up with all the day-to-day management tasks required by a complex environment. 178 more words

IT-Networking

Hackers Vs. Governments

Recently, I have come across a short documentary that examines the threats and motives behind “hacktivism.” The documentary is just under 20 minutes long and packed with information, which will make you question which side of the battle are you actually on. 96 more words

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Ukraine Accuses Russia of Invasion - Ukrainian Hackers Set to Retaliate

Earlier today (August 28, 2014) Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said that Russia has sent troops to eastern Ukraine. Ukrainian hacker groups are quickly aiming to retaliate – … 100 more words

Cyber Intelligence

JPMorgan and Other Banks Struck by Cyberattack

– “We are facing the threat of a new arena in warfare that could be every bit as destructive as 9/11 — the American people need to know that. 926 more words

JPMorgan Chase

Records of up to 25,000 Homeland Security staff hacked in cyber-attack

Records of up to 25,000 Homeland Security staff hacked in cyber-attack

Associated Press in Washington
theguardian.com, Friday 22 August 2014 20.48 EDT

Anonymous official says number could be even greater as department warns employees to check bank accounts… 368 more words

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