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Department Announces New Chair of the Defense Business Board

The White House and the Department of Defense announced today that Michael Bayer will return as the chair of the Defense Business Board (DBB).

Bayer, a former member and chair of the DBB, is also a current member of the… 230 more words

Department Of Defense

The Internet Threat - Part 3 - Critical Infrastructure

Critical Infrastructure

These state actors from a number of countries, such as Russia and China have conducted these dangerous cyber-attacks on rival countries. Most notable of which, is the systematic targeting of these two super powers biggest rival, the United States. 440 more words

Cyber attack campaign focused on Gulf's energy sector

Cyber attack campaign focused on Gulf’s energy sector

By Mark Sutton

Symantec is warning of a new malware that appears to be focused on targets in Petroleum, gas and helium industries in the Gulf. 431 more words

Information Security

DNI Wants Cyber Researchers to Predict Attacks, not Just Respond to Them

According to Robert Rahmer, who leads IARPA’s Cyber-attack Automated Unconventional Sensor Environment (CAUSE) program, one of the biggest factors in the security industry’s inability to stay ahead of cyber threats is a model built heavily on looking backwards and analyzing what has happened, instead of looking forward to predict the future.   85 more words

Tech

Missile gap? Hold on, we've been there

“The cold war metaphor does not provide a very good rationale for reasserting traditional forms of nation-state power in the name of cybersecurity”, argued Milton Mueller in his award-winning article… 79 more words