On Monday this week Christopher Soghoian will hold a virtual conversation with Edward Snowden during SXSW 2014. Not everybody is pleased. Congressman Michael Richard Pompeo (Kansas) has written to the organizers requesting that the invitation to Snowden be withdrawn. 967 more words
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I did a news story in Infosecurity Magazine yesterday: Meetup Fighting Prolonged DDoS Attack. The gist is that the social network site, meetup — which promotes the idea of both dispersed and local ‘groups’ and group activities — had been under intermittent DDoS attack since last Thursday. 488 more words
“Is Iran behind new cyber war threats?” is a recent online report given by Brian Todd from CNN.
The US Navy computer network has been attacked last August/ September by what is suspected by some to be Iran in what is described to be a sort of cyber warfare. 343 more words