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2011-12-04 08:00:00

United Nationsâ specialized agency the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) and the International Multilateral Partnership Against Cyber Threats (IMPACT) yesterday held the worldâs first cross border drill exercise by an international organization and a United Nations agency. Geneva, Switzerland (PRWEB) December 04, 2011 United Nationsâ specialized agency the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) and the International Multilateral...

Britain Issues ‘Cyber Challenge’ To Find New Talent
2011-12-02 05:41:03

In a bid to recruit young, cyber-savvy talent, Britain´s intelligence agency GCHQ (Government Communications Headquarters) has recently introduced a code-cracking competition via a somewhat unconventional medium. In contrast to the traditional ℠top-down´ recruitment strategy–which included combing the campuses of elite universities like Oxford and Cambridge for brainy, young James Bonds– the security organization´s administration is attempting to attract...

2011-11-23 08:00:00

ONCIX Warns of Increasing Foreign Business Espionage and Data Theft by Company Insiders (PRWEB) November 23, 2011 In an October report to Congress, the Office of the National Counterintelligence Executive (ONCIX) outlined the emerging threats to American businesses from industrial and economic espionage carried out by foreign governments and domestic competitors. These âœrepresent significant and growing threats to the nationâs prosperity and...


Word of the Day
Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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