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Is America Really Ready for a Cyber War?

The United States faces new types of military threats that challenge traditional organization and strategy, including those emanating from the cyber domain. This challenge, however, can be made more solvable by using a well-known theory of warfare to provide a model upon which theorists of today can build an understanding of modern warfare. 131 more words

Advice on cyber security from the Charity Commission

In the wake of the ransomware attack on the NHS, the Charity Commission is reminding charities to be vigilant.

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Security Expert’s Advice on Ransomware Attack

Ransomware is a type of malicious software that blocks user access to files or systems. Information Security experts say that the first ransomware attack was happened in 1989. 226 more words

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Check Point discovers new attack vector through media player subtitles

Malicious hackers will find any way to deliver a cyberattack. This week, Check Point Software researchers discovered a new method for perpetrators, one which is threatening millions of users: Attacking by subtitles. 357 more words


Symantec says 'highly likely' North Korea group behind ransomware attacks

(REUTERS) Cyber security firm Symantec Corp (SYMC.O) said on Monday it was “highly likely” a hacking group affiliated with North Korea was behind the WannaCry cyber attack this month that infected more than 300,000 computers and disrupted hospitals, banks and schools worldwide. 715 more words


Cyber attacks National Security threat – Senate warns

The Senate on Tuesday alerted the National Security Adviser (NSA), other security agencies as well as financial institutions to the current wave of cyber attacks. 458 more words