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Inside the OPM Hack, The Cyberattack that Shocked the US Government | WIRED

On April 15, 2015, a network engineer noticed a strange signal emanating from the US Office of Personnel Management. That was just the tip of the iceberg. 526 more words


United States: Cyberattack Targets Major Internet Domain Host | Stratfor

A distributed-denial-of-service attack on the servers of Dyn, a major domain name server host in the United States, caused temporary outages of sites beginning at 7 a.m. 187 more words


The Internet: A gateway to crime through Online Banking

The Internet: A gateway to crime through Online Banking is provided in full-article, PDF format. (Word Count=2,857; 12 pgs.)

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What Gives You the Right? The Ashley Madison Hack

Everyone’s heard of the massive data dump that hit the web a little over a year ago from the notorious dating website Ashley Madison – a website specifically aimed at providing extramarital affairs to registered clients. 456 more words

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The Globalization Shift of Security in Australia

The Globalization Shift of Security in Australia

The Sides of Security

During the Israeli-Hezbollah War in 2006, thousands of Lebanese civilians and hundreds of military and civilian Israelis were killed. 1,486 more words

Terrorism on an International Level

A Federal Statute, for example, defines terrorism as, “committing acts constituting crimes under the law of any country to intimidate or coerce a civilian population; to influence government policy by intimidation or coercion; or to affect the conduct of a government by mass destruction, assassination, or kidnapping” (Brenner 2007, p. 323 more words

Fighting the Quiet WMD: Cyber-Warfare

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In this first post, I want to discuss the topic of cyber-terrorism. As Taylor, Fritsch, and Liederbach (2015) describe in their book, Digital Crime and Digital Terrorism… 543 more words