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Venture capital available for space-based companies

The Seraphim Space Fund of venture capital, currently worth £50 million, is set to boost European small, medium and start-up companies developing space-based applications, services and… 516 more words

News

How Your DVR was Hijacked to Help Epic Cyberattack

Elizabeth Weise reports: Technology experts warned for years that the millions of Internet-connected “smart” devices we use every day are weak, easily hijacked and could be turned against us. 423 more words

Mediasphere

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

Geopolitical Intelligence

Statement by Pentagon Press Secretary Peter Cook on the Establishment of the Defense Innovation Advisory Board

Today, Secretary of Defense Ash Carter announced plans to establish a Defense Innovation Advisory Board. The new board is an effort to enhance DoD’s culture, organization and processes by tapping innovators from the private sector, in… 278 more words

Department Of Defense

DDoS attacks are soaring, says new report

The number of DDoS attacks is soaring, according to Akamai’s latest State of the Internet report. But attack characteristics have shifted, as attackers have moved to quick strikes based on rented botnets, and are relying more heavily on reflection attacks that exploit compromised internet services. 473 more words

Denial Of Service

Nothing says 'I Love You' like a DDoS attack

What did you get your loved one for Valentine’s day? If you ordered flowers online, you might have found it more difficult than expected as florists were receiving… 233 more words

Information Security