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Obama Administration Plotting to Usurp Control Over Elections

Aug 19, 2016 by Alex Newman

Under the guise of providing increased “security” for “critical infrastructure,” the Obama administration is plotting to insert itself and the federal government into the American elections process. 1,562 more words

Big Banks Team Up to Fight Cyber Crime - WSJ

Eight of the largest U.S. banks are forming a group that seeks to tackle the growing threat from cybercriminals. The group includes J.P. Morgan Chase & Co., Bank of America Corp., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp., Citigroup Inc., Morgan Stanley, State Street Corp. 15 more words

Financial Services

Defending ICS: How Are We Doing?

Seven months have passed since the Department of Homeland Security issued Seven Strategies to Defend ICSs and the time seems ripe to consider the state of control system cyber security. 336 more words

Industrial Control Systems

ICS-CERT report finds more than 600 IT security weaknesses in US critical infrastructure | @tachyeonz

@tachyeonz : The trend for connecting critical infrastructure to the internet has led to more than 600 IT security weaknesses being found in industrial control systems (ICS) in critical infrastructure in the US. 26 more words

#IndustrialIoT

This Boring Service Is Suddenly a Big Concern for Treasurys - WSJ

But the move could inflame concerns that there already weren’t enough options for traders, potentially exposing the market to a shutdown in the event of an outage at a large settlement firm.

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Financial Services

Mark Collins - President Obama Issues Cyber Directive

Trying to get the country’s act together–but how well will things work, especially with the private sector? In a major cyber-hack, whom do you call? The White House spells it out. 9 more words

International Relations