Latest Electronic warfare Stories

2013-06-07 23:04:15

Approach disrupts attacks using a combination of technologies to gather and correlate system, application and data events and then quickly respond with advanced containment controls targeting multiple stages in a cyber attack. Waltham, MA (PRWEB) June 07, 2013 Security experts at enterprise information protection leader Verdasys say customers are successfully using a defensive strategy known as the "Kill Chain Defense" to guard against Advanced Persistent Threats (APTs) and other targeted...

2013-06-07 23:04:13

Fully managed outsourced service prevents sophisticated malware and persistent cyber attacks from stealing sensitive data. Waltham, Mass. (PRWEB) June 07, 2013 Verdasys will present its new cloud-based Managed Service for Cyber Defense (MSCD) at Forrester's Forum for Security & Risk Professionals, to be held in London June 10-11. MSCD is a fully managed, outsourced service for companies and government agencies that need to prevent increasingly sophisticated malware and persistent cyber...

US Cyber Command Prepares For Virtual Warfare
2013-06-07 11:08:30

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Facing constant attacks from Chinese hackers, the US military is gearing up for a high-tech battle to defend national secrets and American companies. According to Reuters, the cyber warfare arm of the military, Cyber Command, is packing its $358 million command center with another three to four thousand soldiers to ward off incoming assaults from China, Russia and elsewhere. Cyber Command is lead by Army General Keith Alexander,...

2013-06-06 23:28:43

New cybersecurity designation ensures employers that AACC students have the cyber forensic skills needed on day one to defend their computer systems against cyber attacks. Arnold, MD (PRWEB) June 05, 2013 Anne Arundel Community College was recently designated a National Center of Digital Forensics Academic Excellence (CDFAE) by the Defense Cyber Crime Center (DC3). AACC is the first institution in the nation to receive this designation. What does this tell the many employers trying to meet...

2013-06-06 23:17:56

Cybero provides a scalable cloud-based cyber threat awareness solution for large organizations. Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) June 06, 2013 Swan Island Networks Inc. today announced the release of Cybero Enterprise to provide large and medium-sized organizations with innovative and effective cyber awareness, compliance and education solutions. Cybero Enterprise offers a fully supported cloud-based subscription service to help reduce human error, mitigate cyber risk, and encourage information...

Silicon Valley At Forefront Of US-China Internet Security Talks
2013-06-04 14:56:55

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online War is raging. Negotiations are about to take place. This summit isn't to discuss casualties and drawing new lines on a map. It's to discuss cyber attacks that aim to infiltrate computer networks on both corporate and government levels. President Barack Obama will meet later this week with Chinese President Xi Jinping in California. The talks will take place on Friday and Saturday in Southern California's Rancho Mirage, reports...

2013-05-31 23:02:58

Using the development of the battle tank as an analogy, the authors explore the Internet´s militarization. The technology used is old, but the ideas are revolutionary. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) May 31, 2013 Center for Advanced Cyber Studies: A few nation states have started leveraging the Internet for geopolitical state gains. The risks on the Internet have drastically increased as states become involved in cyber operations, because the earlier limiting factor has not been tools or abilities,...

2013-05-31 23:02:12

Dr. Jan Kallberg will present several new scholarly findings that points out why decisive cyber conflicts will be quick, premeditated, and the exploitable weaknesses of our potential adversaries. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) May 31, 2013 During the conference Cyber Security for Government 2013, an IDGA event in Washington D.C. August 12 - 14, Dr. Jan Kallberg will summarize and disseminate his latest research and writing in how offensive strategic cyber war can be conducted and the potentially...

Chinese Hackers Access Advanced US Weapons Systems
2013-05-28 10:03:41

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Chinese hackers may have accessed designs for many of the United State´s most sensitive advanced weapons systems The Washington Post reported Tuesday. Among the more than two dozen major weapons systems that were breached were the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter and the PAC-3 Patriot missile system, according to a previously undisclosed section of a confidential report prepared for Pentagon leaders by the Defense Science Board. A...

Report Recommends The US Should Take Strong Action Against IP Theft
2013-05-24 04:32:05

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online The United States government should bar companies that repeatedly steal or use stolen IP from selling their wares in the country, according to recommendations in a new report (PDF) released on Wednesday. The Commission on the Theft of American Intellectual Property, which is made up of a group of former government officials and business representatives, called on the government to take a series of measures to protect intellectual...

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  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
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